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Florida State University Libraries Planning and Renovation Records

Identifier: MSS 2010-003

Scope and Contents

These records contain correspondence, memoranda, minutes of library building committees, and planning documents for the Dirac Science Library, Library Science Library, Library Technical Services Building (Building 444), Music Library, and Robert Manning Strozier Library. The collection documents the history and growth of Florida State University (FSU) Library facilities over the last half of the 20th Century, and would be useful to researchers studying the development of academic libraries during this period.


  • created: 1959-1998


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

To request permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from the archives, please contact Heritage & University Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida. Researchers must obtain separate permission from the copyright holders of material held within University Archives collections for which the institution does not hold copyright.


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Arrangement Note

Arranged in two series: Strozier Library Renovation Files (alphabetically by folder title) and Other Library Buildings (alphabetically by folder title).

Custodial History

These materials were accumulated and maintained over the years by each successive Special Collections Department Head.

Existence and Location of Originals

Portions of collection available online?: No

Processing Information

Processed by Burt Altman.

Florida State University Libraries Planning and Renovation Records
Burt Altman
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

116 Honors Way
PO Box 3062047
Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US