During Winter Break, Strozier Library’s basement and sub-basement experienced water damage. For more information, please visit our current operational status page.

Special Collections & Archives: Visit

SCA researcher visits are by appointment only. We will resume normal services as soon as possible. See Current Operational Status for updates.

Request an Appointment

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Strozier Library Special Collections Research Center

All research appointments will take place in our Pepper Library Reading Room, regardless of where the materials you request appear to be stored. For more information please email Special Collections (lib-specialcollections@fsu.edu).

Claude Pepper Library

Appointments can be made at least 2 weeks in advance for a maximum of 4 hours.

Virtual Consultation

Appointments can be made at least 1 week in advance for a maximum of 2 hours.

Special Collections and Archives Locations

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Entrance to special collections at Strozier library. Open double doors with a reception desk

Special Collections Research Center

Room 110, Strozier Library
116 Honors Way
Tallahassee, Florida 32306

Interior of Claude pepper library, students sitting at various tables studying

Claude Pepper Library and Museum

Claude Pepper Center
636 West Call Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1124

For more information about the Pepper Library and Museum, see the Pepper Library page.

A picture of the Norwood reading room with a meeting in progress

Mary Lou Norwood Reading Room

Second Floor, Strozier Library
116 Honors Way
Tallahassee, Florida 32306

For more information about this space, see the Norwood Reading Room page. For more information about current exhibits, see the Exhibits and Events page

Getting to the Library

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Where to Park

  • For the Special Collections Research Center, Norwood Reading Room and Exhibit Room: Metered parking in the Call Street Garage or Traditions Way Garage
  • For the Claude Pepper Library and Museum: Call Street Garage
  • For the Heritage Museum: Traditions Way Garage or St. Augustine Garage

You can also purchase a Visitor's Pass for the duration of your visit. For more information about the pass and for general parking information for FSU, see the Visitor page at FSU Transportation and Parking Services.

If you need special accommodation for parking during your visit, please contact Special Collections & Archives directly at lib-specialcollections@fsu.edu.

Visiting FSU Libraries

Visitor Information and Maps and Directions for University Libraries buildings