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Visitor Library Cards

The University Libraries at Florida State University welcome visitors and researchers. Any person may visit the libraries and use print materials, licensed databases, government documents, and the FSU Library Catalog on-site.

  • Visitors are welcome but are required to present an official state or university identification (e.g. driver’s license, university ID card, passport) to obtain a Guest Card before entering the Strozier and Dirac libraries. 
  • Guest hours are from 7:30am-10:00pm with the last Guest card being issued before 8:00pm.

If you are not an FSU student, faculty member, or staff and wish to obtain an FSU Library card please complete the form:

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See the description of which type of borrowers card you may qualify. (Opens in a new window. Close the window to return to this form)
Please enter your complete mailing address
Please indicate your current card need (If you have one)
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If you do not have a card leave this area blank. If you do have a card your FSU library card number begins with 206
For example drivers license, passport, or other identification containing your photo.
Indicate who issued your ID
You have chosen other above. Please indicate what other issuing authority here.
Please indicate which FSU department is sponsoring you.
Please upload your required letter. It must be on an official letterhead. (see the description - opens in a new window, close to return to this form)
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx odt.
Borrowers are required to pay a $25 fee for a card to be issued. (Annual)
Please indicate that you have read and understand the following:

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