Hours of Operation

Hialeah Campus

Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Phone: (305) 821-3333, ext. 1020

South Campus Resource Room

Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Phone: (305) 226-9999, ext. 1320

Training Center Campus Resource Room

Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Phone: (305) 231-3326

Library Mission

The mission of the Florida National University Library is to support the curricular needs of the university. This includes the acquisition, organization, maintenance, and provision of timely access to library materials, in a variety of formats, which reflect current advances in academic and professional knowledge, as well as, information technology. As part of this mission, the library supports student and faculty research, the use of evolving information formats, and techniques that seek to encourage lifelong learning.

Library Catalog






library staff

Library Services

FNU Library Policies and Procedures
Reference Services
Library Collections
The Law Library
Intercampus Loans
Computers/Internet Access
Printing/Copying Services

Databases With 24/7 Access


(Library and Information Resources Network)

FNU Homepage CollageOnline Periodicals and more: Elibrary (a comprehensive digital archive for information seekers, It includes hundreds and hundreds of full-text periodicals, nine international newswires, classic books, hundreds of maps, thousands of photographs, as well as, major works of literature, art, and reference), InfoTrac (a database of magazine and journal indexes including over 1,800 full-text magazines, available online, which includes index entries, abstracts, and in most cases, the complete articles from magazines and journals), and ProQuest (an interdisciplinary database representing titles found in ABI INFORM, Periodicals and Newspaper Abstracts), as well as, LexisNexis (which includes Shepard’s Citations, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources), among others.

Please access LIRN through Blackboard.  Follow these steps:

  1. Go to the FNU Blackboard Account
  2. Enter your Blackboard username and password
  3. On the left side menu, click on Tools
  4. Under Tools, click on LIRN System Tool

Note: Following these steps means no password is required.


FNU Homepage CollageA comprehensive resource including approximately one hundred additional databases such as A+ Research and Writing, Academic

OneFile, Books and Authors, Computer Database, Criminal Justice Collection, Educator’s Reference Complete, Expanded Academic ASAP, Florida Job Search Resources, Gale LegalForms, Gale Virtual Reference Library, General Business File ASAP, Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module, Informe Academico, Law and Government, Library of Congress Teacher Resources, Literature Resources from Gale, Multicultural Studies, Nursing, and Allied Health Collection, Small Business Resource Center, World History Collection, among others.

World Digital Library

World Digital Library The World Digital Library (WDL) makes available on the Internet, free of charge, and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world. The principal objectives of the WDL are to: promote international and intercultural understanding, expand the volume and variety of cultural content on the Internet, provide resources for educators, scholars, and general audiences, and build capacity in partner institutions to narrow the digital divide within and between countries.


CEO Express
As information has proliferated, jobs have become more competitive and time-consuming, so executives have sought ways to make their lives easier. Therefore, CEOExpress brings together the best logistics resources on the Internet for busy Chief Logistics Officers and executives.

Library of Congress

library_of_congress_logo_ The library’s mission is to support the Congress in fulfilling its constitutional duties and to further the progress of knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world with more than 158 million items on approximately 838 miles of bookshelves. The collections include more than 36 million books and other print materials, 3.5 million recordings, 13.7 million photographs, 5.5 million maps, 6.7 million pieces of sheet music, and 69 million manuscripts, with many of these available in digital format.

Library Staff Members:

Hialeah Campus

Pedro Figueredo, MA-LIS
University Library Director

Maria E. de la Cruz, MLS
Hialeah Campus Librarian

Justin Pereira, BS
Library Assistant

Library Assistant

South Campus

Martha Rodriguez, MLIS, SL, BS
South Campus Librarian

Library Assistant

Training Center

Beatriz Gil
Library Assistant

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