Advising First has an academic advisor located in Strozier Library during non-traditional hours in order to serve the advising needs of any Florida State students, especially those students who may be experiencing difficulty getting in to see their assigned advisor during standard office hours. Students can stop by for quick-stop needs, such as questions about courses, schedules, university policies, majors, and a variety of other topics.
List of Services
Ask a Librarian provides FSU students, faculty, and staff with virtual reference services through live chat and text messaging whenever the library is open.
The Assistive Technology Lab is jointly funded with FSU's Student Government Association. It contains adaptive equipment and is restricted to FSU students with disabilities who have card swipe access. The Assistive Technology Lab is located on the main floor of Strozier Library and is available for use during all library hours.
If you can’t locate an item on the shelf and would like Library staff to search for the material please use the Claimed Returned / Book Search form.
If you have returned an item to the Libraries but it is still showing on your account.
Part-time and full-time positions at Florida State University Libraries.
Laptops are available on a first-come, first-served basis and may not be reserved or held for individual or group use. Laptops may be borrowed for a 4 hour loan period.
Librarians are available to meet with classes for instruction in the effective use of information resources. Customized library sessions may be requested to introduce classes to the major research tools in specific disciplines, with an emphasis on the use and comparative value of these resources and how they fit into the context of the research process.
Lost and Found items within Strozier & Dirac library are turned into the Library Security Desk.
Report a book as lost to the Libraries.
The Library offers media equipment for borrowing such as cameras, laptops, video game consoles, projectors, etc.
Multimedia Services are offered at the Strozier Library Main floor - near the Exit and Circulation Desk.
Access to our resources off-campus requires logging into a proxy server. Logging in allows databases to recognize you as a member of FSU and to download and browse articles as needed.
All patrons are responsible for returning library materials on or before the date the material is due. Due dates can be found online by logging into your library account. If there are charges for overdue materials, they may be paid at the Office of Student Financial Services or at the FSUCard Center. FSU faculty, students, and staff may pay library charges online.
Printers are provided on the ground, main, and second floors of Strozier and Dirac Library. Printing requires the use of an FSU card with a positive balance. Page includes visitor instructions for printing.
Request an item be pulled from the subbasement or remote storage for use. (There is a link in the catalog for items in remote storage that fills out a form with the material information).
Log in to your personal account where materials may be renewed on-line. Items may be renewed three times. Some restrictions may apply.
Research help at the libraries includes face to face and virtual. Search the Research Guides for specific areas of study, contact a librarian who specializes in your area, or use chat
Study spaces are available to individual and groups of students. Please use the room booking form to reserve your study room.
Florida State University offers a variety of tutoring and other academic services.
Wireless access is available in most areas of Strozier Library. This service is available to any student, staff, or faculty with a valid FSUID and password.
A satellite for the Reading/Writing Center (RWC) is available at Strozier on the main floor, next to the reference desk. The RWC offers individualized instruction in composition and reading through one-to-one tutoring and small group workshops. Students may make appointments or walk-in for assistance.