Dickens 1812-2012: Dr. John Fenstermaker Lecture 2/29

Charles Dickens is one of the most important writers in English Literary History. Our celebration of his bicentenary in February 2012, presented in collaboration with the FSU English Department, continues on the evening of February 29th with the second of two public lectures, sponsored by the Friends of FSU Libraries and the History of TextContinue reading “Dickens 1812-2012: Dr. John Fenstermaker Lecture 2/29”

Dickens 1812-2012: Dr. Paul Fyfe Lecture 2/15

Charles Dickens is one of the most important writers in English Literary History. In celebration of his bicentenary in February 2012, Florida State University’s Department of English, in collaboration with Strozier Library’s Special Collections, is delighted to announce a pair of lectures on Dickens and his work by eminent FSU scholars. The two public lectures,Continue reading “Dickens 1812-2012: Dr. Paul Fyfe Lecture 2/15”

Adopt-a-Book Program

Books suffer the effects of aging, as well as wear and tear from use.  Many of the books in our collections are fragile.   Some need protective boxes, and others need minor repairs.  We also have books that require extensive help if they are to survive for use by future scholars. How can you help? OurContinue reading “Adopt-a-Book Program”