Julia Zimmerman

FSU Libraries dean closes the book on 48-year career

Nearly a half-century after landing her first job at Strozier Library, Florida State University Dean of Libraries Julia Zimmerman will finish her career right where she started. Zimmerman, who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English from FSU in 1970, will retire from Florida State in June after more than a decade of leading University […]

FSU Libraries to serve as state hub for Digital Public Library of America

Florida State University Libraries is playing a key role in cultural heritage access and preservation around the globe as the state of Florida’s service hub for the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA). “DPLA has acknowledged FSU’s leadership in creating a robust digital library program that will work with Florida’s many libraries, museums and other […]

Newly renovated Strozier Library ready for finals week

As Florida State University students begin cramming for finals in the coming days, they can study in comfort of the newly renovated Robert Manning Strozier Library. The recently completed renovation project encompassed four floors and nearly 30,000 square feet of space. The improvements to the library’s annex, built in 1967, included new ceilings, paint, carpet, […]

FSU to host symposium on Invisible Work in the Digital Humanities

Florida State University will host a two-day symposium on Invisible Work in the Digital Humanities (IWDH) on Nov. 17-18 at the Bradley Reading Room in Strozier Library.  The event will feature three keynote speakers, each a leading voice in digital humanities research, who will address several important issues facing the digital humanities as it matures, […]

Strozier honored with statue dedication

Robert Manning Strozier was remembered as a visionary leader who set Florida State University on track for greatness during a ceremony Thursday, Aug. 25, to dedicate a statue of his likeness. About 50 people attended the ceremony held on a steamy morning on the steps outside Strozier Library — also named in his honor — […]

FSU to dedicate statue of President Strozier

Florida State University and FSU Libraries will honor former university President Robert Manning Strozier (1906–1960) by dedicating a statue on the steps of Strozier Library, the main campus library that bears his name. The dedication will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at Strozier Library, 116 Honors Way. The event will include a […]