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State Library of Florida
500 S. Bronough St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250

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Circulation Policy

Most materials circulate for 28 days with two renewals. View additional circulation policy information.

Reserves and Policy

ILL and Policy

Library lends materials from circulating collection, federal government documents, and state government documents (case by case). Library borrows only for State agency employees. Other borrowers are referred to their local public library for interlibrary loan services.

Genealogy Policy and Information

Special Features

Florida Special Collection

Capitol Branch Collection

Historic Florida Statutes and Laws of Florida (in the Florida documents collection).

Password Problems

PIN number is initially set to the last four digits of the home phone number (general public) or work phone number (State employees). Patrons with PIN number problems can call the Circulation desk at 850.245.6680 for assistance.

Access to Electronic Resources

Remote access to databases limited to State agency employees Enter library card number in the box at the top of the page.

Database Title List

(Partial list; View the complete list)
Access NewspaperArchive; Cambridge Scientific Abstracts; EbscoHost; First Search; Heritage Quest; Lexis/Nexis News; New York Times (current and historical); ProQuest Congressional; Sanborn Maps; Library Edition (on-site access only); MyHeritage Library Edition; MARCIVE Web DOCS (on-site access only)"

Wireless Policy

Wireless internet access available. No password needed. Library does not provide technical support for wireless users.

Printing Policy

Copies are $0.25 (25 cents) per page. Photocopiers are available for public use. Microfilm/fiche reader/printer/scanners and Internet-accessible computers with printers are also available.


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