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The department will be closed on May 8 - 10, 2019. 

Finding aids are available online at archives.fiu.edu. 

During the summer, we encourage you to schedule an appointment before visiting Special Collections and University Archives. 

Access to Collections may require 24 hour notice as many materials are at off-site locations.  Please email aalfonso@fiu.edu to schedule a visit.

The Tropical Splendor of Florida Birds: A Selection of Books, Prints and Objects

In collaboration with the Broward County Main Library, two of our treasures, The Everglades: River of Grass by Marjory Stoneman Douglas and A List of the Birds of Florida by Charles B. Cory are included in the exhibit, The Tropical Splendor of Florida Birds: A Selection of Books, Prints and Objects.

Enrique Hurtado Cuban Genealogy Collection Available Online

FIU Special Collections announces the online Enrique Hurtado de Mendoza Collection of Cuban Genealogy available at the Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC).

A culmination of three years of research and processing, thousands of unpublished family genealogies and manuscripts are now available online for genealogical research. The digital collection provides a Directory by Family Name and is also searchable by subject.