The Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative website provides information, training, tools, and other resources for library staff at the colleges and universities served by the Florida Virtual Campus (FLVC).
Visitors are invited to learn more about the Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (FALSC) and the 150+ libraries at our state's 40 public institutions of higher education. A clickable map locates the colleges and universities that we serve and provides links to each institution's library website.
THE SIERRA / ENCORE DUET PROJECT
Get the latest information on FALSC and FLVC's multi-year project to implement a next-generation integrated library system for public colleges and universities throughout Florida: status updates, training announcements and recorded training sessions, documentation, Information Technology advisories, lists of local IT contacts and ILS Coordinators, implementation wikis and discussion lists, and more.
UPDATE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: We're enjoying the summer breeze, but anticipating the bustle of fall. Plus: Four standing committees in search of new members, opportunities for participation in the ILS implementation, welcoming Susan Rodgers to FLVC, and updates on Islandora, Florida OJ, the Florida Digital Archive, centralized loads, extracts, and reports. See the August Update
INSTITUTIONS IN THE NEWS: Congratulations to the University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries on its recent NEH grant, a supplemental award of $310,000 to fund a third digitization cycle for the Florida and Puerto Rico Digital Newspaper Project. Plus: Two universities mark digital milestones. Read more
FALSC ON SOCIAL
FALSC is conducting a nationwide search to fill three leadership positions. Information about those positions is available on the website of search firm Myers McRae. We welcome candidates for: