About the Department

Physical Location

4040 NE 49th Avenue
Gainesville FL 32609
(in the Interim Library Facility in Airport Park)

Mailing Address

Conservation Unit
PO Box 117008
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611


The building is not open to the public. Please call for an appointment.


Preservation (352) 273-2802
Conservation (352) 274-2235 (voice)
Unit (352) 392-6597 (fax)


Fletcher Durant, Director of Conservation and Preservation, (352) 273-2802
Katie Smith, Conservator, (352) 294-2235
Jimmy Barnett, Conservation Associate, (352) 273-2845
Vacant, Conservation Associate