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Services for State Employees

If you work for the state, we work for you.

Our resources and services are tailored to meet the needs of Florida's state agency employees.

More than 100 online research databases, including newspapers and professional journals on education, science, health, business and many other subjects.

  • Current alerts service
    • Keep up to date with newly published information.
    • Get tables of contents and journal articles delivered to your desktop.
    • Set up subject alerts for topics you are interested in.

These videos explain our services and collections. 

Our branch library in the State Capitol provides services for the Florida Legislature, legislative staff, state employees and the public.


Getting to Know Your State Library

Join Electronic Resources Librarian Josie Schrader-Malefatto for a look at: 

Part 1: Services for State Agency Employees

  • How to obtain a library card.
  • Online resources you can access from your office and home.
  • Personalized research assistance, tailored to your agency's needs.
  • How to have library materials delivered to your desk.

Register for part 1
Tuesday, May 14
10-11 a.m. Eastern 

Part 2: Florida's Published History

  • Noteworthy selections from our physical and digital collections.
  • Florida history and culture resources.
  • How the State Publications Program affects and benefits your agency or library.

Register for part 2
Friday, May 17
2-3 p.m. Eastern

Public Health in Florida History

This webinar will introduce you to our historical collections on public health. 

Topics will include:

  • Landmark changes in public health policy.
  • Historic publications from the State Library.
  • Unique manuscripts from the State Archives.
  • And more.

Register now
Friday, June 14, 2019
2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern

State Publications Depository Program

State agency information guides

  • Curated lists of books, articles, reports, online resources and government publications
  • Explore by subject.

State Library newsletters

Subscribe to Library Update

Library Update is a quarterly newsletter for state employees.

Subscribe to The Compass

The Compass is a newsletter for state publications.

Additional resources

imls180.for.panel.jpgMany of these resources and programs are funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Florida's LSTA program is administered by the Department of State's Division of Library and Information Services.