Periodicals, located in the Main Library, offer approximately 1600 periodical items in both paper and microform formats. Many titles are unique to the Main Library, including a complete run of the local newspapers for the South Florida area. About one fourth of this collection is purchased by Florida Atlantic University (FAU). The microfiche materials include older phone directories and Historic Buildings Surveys. In addition, it also houses microfilm copies of the Japanese Times, and Sotheby Catalogues.
The Periodicals section provides customer assistance in many ways. The staff
Additionally Periodicals handles reserves for FAU’s Downtown Fort Lauderdale Campus. This area includes