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Strozier Library and Dirac Science Library will remain open after Thanksgiving Holiday. Hours and locations are available here.
For more information about services and operations visit our COVID-19 News page.

 

Off Campus Access

 Library eResources

OneSearchSearch through many resources at once using our OneSearch tool. Whether you are looking for an eBook or searching broadly by subject or keyword, OneSearch is a great place to start your searching. OneSearch is also a good place to find items by citation - just paste the citation right into the search box.

Databases A-Z ListIf you know which database you are looking for, use this list to find the specific database by title.

Databases by Subject ListOur subject librarians have selected the top databases for each subject in this list, helping identify the top resources for each subject.

Journal SearchThis tool allows you to find journals by title or subject.

Interlibrary Loan & LEDSILL is still accepting requests for articles and book chapters, though these services may be limited due to staffing and availability. Interlibrary Loan for print materials has been suspended. If you need materials, please reach out to your subject librarian about eBook and/or eResource availability. For information about interlibrary loan due dates, please contact lib-borrowing@fsu.edu.

Temporarily Accessible eResources: All electronic resources - journals, ebooks, databases - continue to be available as before. In fact, some publishers have increased the number of simultaneous users on previously limited items for a limited time. Find out more by visiting our LibGuide for Temporarily Accessible eResources. For more information on finding and accessing materials through HathiTrust, visit our LibGuide for Hathitrust Expanded Access to eResources.

DigiNole (FSU's Digital Repository): Our digital library provides online access to thousands of unique and historical materials held in Special Collections & Archives, as well as the products of original research by the FSU community. 

 

Student Services

Research Help: Reference and general research assistance is available online through our Ask A Librarian service, which is available Monday - Thursday 8 AM until midnight, Friday 8 AM until 5 PM, Saturday noon until 6 PM, and Sunday noon until midnight. For more in-depth research help, including research consultations on Zoom or by phone, please contact your subject librarian or use our request form.

Self-Guided Resources: Our librarians have created helpful guides on using FSU Libraries online resources and services as well as general research guidance. Check out our many Research Guides and our collection of Videos & Tutorials for assistance anytime, anywhere.

Tutoring: Late night STEM tutoring is available via Zoom. Please see our Online Tutoring page for links, a list of subjects, and current hours of operation.

Special Collections & Archives: For the latest updates on SCA student services, please visit our COVID-19 Resources page or contact us at lib-specialcollections@fsu.edu.

 

Faculty Services

Instruction: Librarians are available to support classes with instruction and research help while classes meet remotely. In addition to research skills, we can help you identify online, open, or primary source resources to use in your online teaching. To request library instruction, please reach out to your subject librarian or fill out a request form. Our digital research team also provides remote instruction as needed.

Research Help: Reference and general research assistance is available online through our Ask A Librarian service, which is available Monday - Thursday 8 AM until midnight, Friday 8 AM until 5 PM, Saturday noon until 6 PM, and Sunday noon until midnight. For more in-depth research help, including research consultations on Zoom or by phone, please contact your subject librarian or use our request form.

Library Support in Canvas: We've gone beyond the physical libraries to seamlessly integrate our services and resources right into the Canvas dashboard and your course site. Learn more about our Libraries courses, subject-specific Library Tools available in all course sites, our library instruction module, and more in our FSU Libraries & Canvas Integration

Digitization and Copyright Questions: FSU Librarians are available to consult about copyright and digitization questions that you may face as you transition to online teaching. Please contact your subject librarian or lib-digischol@fsu.edu for more information. If you are interested in using digitized materials from FSU Special Collections & Archives, please contact lib-specialcollections@fsu.edu.

Streaming MediaIf you are interested in using our streaming media resources in your online courses, please check out Streaming Media in Your Course for guidance on finding streaming resources and models that best suit your course material needs.

Linking to Resources: All links shared to off-campus students through Canvas, email, or any other communication channel must contain a proxy link in order to facilitate access. You can find more information on our Linking to Resources page.

Special Collections & Archives: For the latest updates on SCA faculty services, please visit our COVID-19 Resources page or contact us at lib-specialcollections@fsu.edu.

 

Off-Campus Authentication

When you are off-campus, you will automatically be asked to login using your FSUID and password whenever you click on a link from our website or resources. You should login using the same credentials you use to log into Canvas and your FSU webmail. VPN is not required or recommended for accessing library resources off-campus.

 

If you are having issues or problems with off-campus access, please use our form for Off-Campus Access Solutions

For more information about off campus access, please contact Lindsey Wharton, Extended Campus & Distance Services Librarian, lwharton@fsu.edu

 

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