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North Miami Beach Campus Library

The North Miami Beach Campus offers Library Services at the NSU Fischler School of Education and Human Services.

Mailing address
NSU North Miami Beach Branch Library
1750 NE 167th St., LIBNMB
North Miami Beach, FL 33162-3017

We are located on the 4th floor of the Main building, Suite 436.

Contact Information

  • North Miami Beach Librarian
    Laura Lucio Ramirez is the Director of North Miami Beach Library Services, and liaison to the Fischler School of Education and Human Services. She can be contacted at:
    (954) 262-8423 or  (800) 541-6682 ext. 28423

  • North Miami Beach Branch Library Assistant
    Sharifa Connor is the Student Assistant. She can be reached at:
    (954) 262-8491 or  (800) 541-6682 ext. 28491

  • Alvin Sherman Library Reference Desk
    Reference librarians are also available at the Alvin Sherman Library Reference Desk to assist you. For further assistance, see Ask A Librarian or the Staff Directory.
    (954) 262-4613  or  (800) 541-6682 ext. 24613
Regular Hours


Hours of service

Monday - Friday

 10:00 am - 6:00 pm*

Saturday & Sunday


* Please note that hours may vary. Please call to confirm hours.
               (954) 262-8491  or  (954) 262-8423

Map to NMB Campus From Broward County:
  1. Take I-95 South to Miami Gardens Drive (State Road 860), and turn left (east).
  2. Continue east to NE 19th Avenue; turn right (south), continue south 1.5 miles.
  3. Turn right (west) at NE 167th Street, two blocks to campus at 1750 NE 167th Street.

From Miami-Dade County:
  1. Take I-95 North to Miami Gardens Drive (State Road 860), and turn right (east).
  2. Continue east to NE 19th Avenue; turn right (south), continue south 1.5 miles.
  3. Turn right (west) at NE 167th Street, two blocks to campus at 1750 NE 167th Street.

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Collections & Organization of Materials

  • Books
    A small collection of reference books, primarily education titles, is available. Books are arranged using the U.S. Library of Congress classification system. Use NovaCat to locate books in the collections of all NSU Libraries.
  • Lending Policies/Borrowing Information
    The lending policies at the NMB location are the same as those for the Sherman Library patrons, and vary by your patron type. For general details on requirements to be able to borrow materials, and for specific information on the loan rules that apply to each type of patron, refer to the Circulation Web pages on Checking out/Renewing materials.
  • Journals
    To find citations and articles, use one of our subscription databases. For a current list of education journals available online in fulltext, visit Journal Finder by Subject - Education. Log in using your NSU ID number. Please note that this is just a listing of education journals. Also note that some journals may publish their online editions later than their print counterparts..
  • Databases
    The NSU Libraries subscribe to over 280 online databases such as ERIC (CSA) and Education Full Text (Wilson), covering topics in education, psychology, business, medicine, and many other subjects. Visit the NSU Databases, click on NSU Patrons, and log in with your NSU ID number.
Other Library Services at NMB

  • Library instructional sessions
    Faculty may request library training for their classes by contacting Laura Ramirez,  NMB Librarian, at lucio@nova.edu or (954) 262-8423 or (800) 541-6682 ext. 28423. Students, faculty, and staff may also request individual instruction sessions which can be conducted at North Miami Beach, at the main campus, or by phone by filling out a request form.
  • Visit your patron portal page for a detailed, customized list of links to everything you need to know about accessing our resources, doing research, and library services available to you.
  • Photocopying/Printing
    There are no photocopy machines available for student use at this location, but there are Internet-enabled computer stations with printing capabilities.
  • Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
    For items not available at NMB, patrons can request an InterLibrary Loan via an online form. These are free services provided by the Interlibrary Loan department at the Alvin Sherman Library. Visit the Interlibrary Loan Web pages for more information.
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Resources for FSEHS Faculty

APA Help
APA Style Guide - official website (The APA Style Tips and Electronic References sections are especially helpful.)
How to Cite Sources: APA Style - lesson created by DILS

Education Resources - NSU

Education Tutorial - created by DILS
Teaching Material & Handouts - created by DILS (Click on the Education link on the top of the page to go to the Education section.)
Live Homework Help (Free Online Help From Real Tutors -- chat service provided by Tutor.com)
Teacher Resources for Incorporating Database Use into the Classroom - created by Reference

Education Resources - Non NSU institutions
U.S. Department of Education
Florida Department of Education
Florida Electronic Library
Also see the Education Web Resources

Technology Help

Other Libraries

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