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We Are Hiring Student Assistants!

We are hiring student assistants in four library departments! Follow the links below to apply. If you have any questions, please email Melissa Simon at [email protected]

Here are all the links to each library department’s application:
Circulation (Front Desk) Assistant –
Archives Assistant –
Interlibrary Loan Assistant –
Innovation Lab Assistant –


Haunted History Tour registration is open.

We’re hosting our Haunted History Tour on Oct 26, 27, & 28 in person. This tour of campus will feature mystery, murder, scandal, strange happenings, and of course ghosts. Registration is required. Sign up here:
(Click “show more dates” to select the night you want.)

Space is limited so reserve your spot today.

This brief walking tour will allow you to experience the most haunted places on campus. But this tour is not just about ghosts. You’ll hear the tales which have haunted Stetson for ages. 

We’re offering the tour three times this year (same one, three different nights). You can register for Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, October 26-28. It will last approximately 75 minutes depending on your group. Cultural credit will be provided. 

Please include your email and IG to find out our meeting place (an undisclosed location on campus).   

When registration fills up, please join the waitlist! We will contact you if/ when space becomes available. (We offer accessibility accommodations which you may request on the registration form.)

Happy Spooky Szn!

Library Research Contest!

Both Research Prizes are open to all students who completed a research paper as a first-year student during the last calendar year (spring, summer or fall semesters, 2019).

Complete details and entry information can be found on the Library Research Prize web site: The deadline for submissions is 4 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020.

The winner(s) will be recognized by the Library and listed in the Academic Honors Convocation program. Winning papers will be featured on the library’s website. Please contact Laura Kirkland (386-822-4027 or [email protected]) with any questions.

Stetson’s Haunted History Tour (Register Today!)


Guide for tour: 

Register here today for our Haunted History Tour of Stetson! This brief walking tour will allow you to experience the most haunted places on campus!

We’ll tell the tales of tragedy, romance, murder, and mystery which have haunted Stetson students for ages. We’ll explore the fact and fiction of Stetson’s ghostly legends.

The tour will take place Wednesday, October 30th from 6:30pm – 8:00pm. We’ll start on the library steps for our tour around campus. Make sure to sign up today!