News & Highlights
BLD Evaluation Survey
Please take a few moments and answer questions on our BLD Evaluation Survey.
We look forward to your feedback to help us improve our services, evaluate current programs and consider your ideas on future programs and trainings.
You have until Friday, July 30, 2021, to participate.
Please feel free to share the survey with your colleagues.
The Division hosts monthly, open discussions for Florida library staff that focus on a particular topic.
The DLIS Discussion topic this month is mobile hotspots.
August 16, 2021
3 - 4 p.m. Eastern
Contact us at 850.245.6622 or [email protected] if you have questions or to suggest a discussion topic.
Stars in the Sunshine State: Workforce Development
Florida’s libraries do amazing things. We take a look at some of their special projects and achievements on our Stars in the Sunshine State pages.
In our latest feature, the Leon County Public Library System discovered they could provide a new service to job seekers: a quiet, private space for virtual interviews.
Public Library Data Tables available
In 2018-2019, Florida's pubic libraries loaned more than 99.6 million items to more than 12.3 million borrowers.
Public library staff trained 3 million Floridians how to use computers and 430,000 youth in internet safety.
Review these statistics and more: 2018-2019 Public Library Statistics & Ranked Data Tables page.
We publish 5 years of these data tables on our Library Data and Statistics page.