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Service is a combination public administration
and legal library. The collection includes books and periodicals on a wide variety of topics, providing
comprehensive resources for anyone interested in legislative and legal issues.
The Florida Electronic Library
(FEL) is a gateway to select internet
resources. Through the “Ask a Librarian” service, you can even get one-on-one assistance from a librarian
online. Whether you are helping your children with a homework assignment, conducting personal or business
research or just trying to keep up with current events, the FEL provides you with quick, convenient access to
The State Library and Archives of
Florida is the information resource provider for the Florida Legislature and state agencies. It coordinates
and funds public libraries; implements statewide reading, information and literacy initiatives; provides
records management services; and collects preserves and makes available the published and unpublished history
of the state.
Florida! is a program
consisting of a comprehensive, coordinated reading initiative aimed at helping
every student in Florida become a successful, independent reader. 'Just Read,
Florida!' commits the state, in partnership with DOE, to meeting a goal of
ensuring that all Florida students read at or above grade level by 2012.
Florida Partnership for School
Readiness brings together community partners
and local coalitions to implement plans for early childhood education encompassing the
early prenatal period through age 5.
America is an annual reading awareness and motivation program of
the National Education Association that calls for every child in every community to
celebrate reading on or around Dr. Seuss's birthday.
provides resource information for parents and professionals
about the first few years of life.
Even Start Family Literacy
is a program to help break the cycle of poverty
and literacy by improving the educational opportunities of low-income families.
develops and delivers children's and family literacy programs that help prepare young
children for reading and motivate school-age children to read regularly.