More newspapers

In addition to The Lakeland Ledger and the Polk County Democrat, the USF Lakeland Library now receives the Tampa Tribune daily. All are available at the front desk for your perusal.

Library’s official opening

The USF Lakeland Library will have an official opening ceremony on Monday, February 26th at 3:15. In conjunction with the Lakeland Technology Building dedication, this short ceremony will feature the first official loan and the unveiling of the library’s first Special Collection. Special guests are Dr Derrie Perez, Dean of the Libraries; Dr Judith Ponticell, [...]

Copyright brochure for faculty and TAs

The Association of Research Library recently published a free brochure aimed at faculty members and Teaching Assistants dealing with copyright issues. Among the topics covered in the brochure are: fair use, the advantage of linking to instead of copying works, and special provisions for displaying or performing works in classes. The brochure also includes a [...]

Lakeland Ledger

The daily newspaper Lakeland Ledger is now available for in-house perusal at the USF Library. You can find it at the front desk. Issues will be kept for two weeks before being discarded.

New resources at the USF Lakeland Library

Here is a list of new books available at the USF Library. Please take note as to where they will be located:

the new books in the general collection, the professional development collection and the children’s books collection will be housed in the “New Books” stacks. This stack, awaiting the installation of additional shelving, will [...]

Book Drawing

Tomorrow, Saturday February 10th, will be your last chance to participate in our book drawing. Come to the front desk at the Library (LTB 1115) to fill in an entry form. The prize is a signed copy of “The University of South Florida – the First Fifty Years” by Dr. Mark Greenberg of the USF [...]

Facebook group for the USF Lakeland Library

I just created a Facebook group for the users and friends of the USF Lakeland Library. The group is open to all but you do need a Facebook account. Featured will be news, events and discussions. Join in and be a Friend!