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Phone  850.599.3330 or (800) 540-6754
Fax  850. 561.2293

1500 S. Martin Luther King Blvd.
525 Orr Dr.
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
Karen Southwell
University Librarian

Areas of Responsibility

Reference Services, Information Literacy, and Collection Development within the School of Journalism and Graphic Communication Resources Center.  The focus on the disciplines include journalism (newspaper, magazine, broadcast), public relations, graphic design/communication, photojournalism, printing production technology, and printing management and supervision. Feel free to contact me to:
  • Seek instruction in accessing and using information resources
  • Get help with your research
  • Recommend library purchases

About the Collections

Collections in the subject areas of Journalism and Graphic Communication are housed in the Journalism & Graphic Communication Resources Center and Coleman Library. The Library of Congress classification and physical location for these collections are as follows:

LC class: P87-96 Communication. Mass Media
                  PN1990s Radio and Television
                  PN4699-5650 Journalism. Periodical Press
                  HE7601-8700.95 Telecommunication Industry. Radio and TV Broadcasting
Location: 3rd Floor Annex

Public Relations
LC class: HD59-59.6 Industry Publicity
                  HM263-1221 Public Relations. Publicity
Location: 1st Floor Annex

Graphic Design/Communication
LC class: NC730-1000 Drawing. Graphic Design/Arts. Illustration
Location: 3rd Floor Annex

LC class: TR1-1000 Photography. Photojournalism
Location: 4th Floor Annex

Printing Production Technology
LC class: Z116-276 Printing. Printing History. Practical Printing. Graphic Arts. Typography
Location: 4th Floor Annex

All print journals and newspapers are shelved alphabetically by title and can be accessed electronically from e-journal and newspaper search.

Contact Information

Karen Southwell
Journalism Center Library 
email: Karen.wright@famu.edu
phone: (850) 599-3704

Division Liaison
Professor:  Kenneth Jones
email: kenneth.jones@famu.edu
Phone: (850) 561-2779

Division Liaison
Professor:  Dr. Valerie White
email: valerie.white@famu.edu
Phone: (850) 412-5420

Division Liaison
Graphic Communication
Professor:  Dr. Arvid Mukes
email: arvid.mukes@famu.edu
Phone: (850) 500-3093

Division Liaison,
Graphic Communication
Professor:  Vincent Blyden
email: vincent.blyden@famu.edu
Phone: (850 412-7652

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