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Record Group Number: 000161
Series/Collection Number: .S 1881
Creator: Florida. Division of Library and Information Services.
Title, Dates: Audit files, 1976-1990.
Amount: .50 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Chronological by year.
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Biographical/Historical:     The Division of Library and Information Services in the Florida Department of State provides library, records management, and archival services at the state and local level. The Division provides direct library services to state government; develops library services statewide; and provides archival and records management services, technical assistance, education, financial aid, and cooperative services.  Working in partnership with archivists, librarians, records managers, governmental officials, and citizens, the Division seeks to assure access to materials and information of past, present, and future value to enable local libraries and agencies to provide effective information services for the benefit of the people of Florida.
    The Auditor General, appointed by the state legislature, was charged with making financial and performance audits of all state agencies, as detailed in Article III, Section 2 of the Florida Constitution. The first State Auditor was named in 1903 (Ch. 5119, Laws) to audit the financial records of all state, county, and municipal public offices and programs as required by law.  The State Auditing Dept. was created in 1927 (1927, Ch.12279, Laws) assuming the functions of the Office of the State Auditor.  The Office of the Auditor General and post of Auditor General was created in 1969 (Ch. 69-82, Laws).
Summary:     This series consists of audits of the Division of Library and Information Services and related correspondence for the years 1976 through 1990.  These records document the financial activities of the division as well as the duties and actions of the Office of the Auditor General.
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Subject Access Fields: Florida. Division of Library and Information Services.
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