COSLA logo

Site Search

Member Login

Forget your Password?
username     password 
Chief Officers of State Library Agencies

COSLA Profiles

For the latest verified and comparative data on public libraries and the state library agency, please consult the Institute for Museum and Library Services website for data products and publications at:


Name: Amy
Title: Director, Division of Library and Information Services
Organization: State of Florida
Address: Division of Library and Information Services
500 S Bronough Street, MS #9
R.A. Gray Building
City: Tallahassee
State: FL
Zip Code: 32399-0250
Phone: (850) 245-6603
Fax: (850) 245-6643
Appointment Date: 01/07/2003
Committee Assignments: n/a


Library Agency Homepage:
Virtual Library:
State Home Page:
Governor: Rick Scott
Library Association:
Friends of the Library Association: <
Trustee Association: N/A
Other State Library Links:


Link to IMLS Public Library Statistics Webpage:

Year the data below was released: 2014 (FY2014 data)
URL for Statewide Public Library Statistics:
Population: 19,839,251
Number of Public Libraries: 555 service outlets, including bookmobiles
Total Circulation: 116,759,691
Circulation Per Capita: 5.89
Total Library Operating Income: $503,705,629
Total Expenditures: $511,463,550
Expenditures per capita:$25.78
State Support:$22,298,834
Total Construction Funding:$0
Materials Loaned to other Libraries: 96,159


Link to IMLS State Library Statistics Webpage:

Year the data below was released: 2014 (FY2014 data)
Governance Structure: Executive Branch, Department of State
Library Legislation:
Chapters 119 and 257 Florida Statutes
Library Standards:
Florida Library Association
Allied and Other Special Operations:
State Archives; Records Management;
Number of Service Outlets: 2: Reading Room for State Library and State Archives; Legislative Library
Collections: Books and Serial Volumes 509,894; Audio Materials 72,974; Video Materials 2,337; Serial Subscriptions 206; Government Documents 10,096
Staff: 93
Income: $37,378,533
Expenditures: $37,142,294
Employment Opportunities:


LSTA Five Year Plan:
Other Relevant Links to State Library Publications:
Home   |   About COSLA  |   Meetings  |   Member Profiles  |   Online Directory   |   Resources   |   Members Only   |   @COSLA_US on Twitter