State Archives closure
We prioritize the health and safety of the public and our employees.
After careful consideration, the State Library and the State Archives of Florida as well as the Capitol Branch of the State Library will be closed to the public until further notice.
Please contact us Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Eastern, at 850.245.6719 for more information.
These resources on the novel Coronavirus/COVID-19 provide links to:
- The latest information from state and federal governments and agencies.
- Medical and academic research.
- Florida Electronic Library resources to help with the shift to virtual learning.
If you need additional information
Contact staff in the State Library at 850.245.6682 or [email protected].
State Archives of Florida
The State Archives of Florida collects, preserves and makes available for research the historically significant records of the state, as well as private manuscripts, local government records, photographs and other materials that complement the official state records.
Anyone interested in learning about Florida history, government and people through original records can use our collections and resources.
What's in the Archives and how to use our resources.
Maps, directions, contact information and how to prepare for your visit.
Digitized historical photographs, documents, audio and video.