Federal Work-Study position available

A part-time position (10 hr/week) is now open at the USF Polytechnic Library for the Spring semester.

Duties: Assist the USF Polytechnic Library in providing services to its users (students, faculty, staff and community members). Duties include staffing the circulation desk, circulating books and other materials; answering and forwarding phone calls; answering directional questions and referring [...]

Open door seminars online

The Library will be offering its two open door seminars on Elluminate for those last moments efforts.

Database research
Learn to select and access the best databases for your subject, search their content and find full-text articles.

Starts: Wednesday, December 1, 2010 11:30 AM
Ends: Wednesday, December 1, 2010 12:30 PM

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Thanksgiving opening hours

Please find below the Library and Open Use Lab opening hours for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.

Monday, November 22 to Wednesday, November 24: 8AM to 10PM
Thursday and Friday, November 25 and 26: closed
Saturday, November 27: 9AM to 3PM

We wish you all an happy and safe Thanksgiving! We are thankful to have such great library users!

Noisy Group Study area

Due to work on the building A/C system, we have to open the door in the server room in the back of the Library, in the Group Study area. There is a fair amount of fan noise as a consequence.

We apologize for the noise and inconvenience.

Closed on Veterans' Day

The USF Poly Library and the Open Use Lab will be closed on Thursday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans’ Day.

LTB 1115 will reopen on Friday, the 12th at 8:00 AM.

We salute all of our veterans, thank you for your service!

Business Librarian wins election!

Business Librarian Lisa Zilinski will become one of two Directors of the Florida and Caribbean Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA) this coming January. This position on the Executive Board of the Chapter is for a period of two years.

SLA is an international professional association grouping information professionals and librarians from the corporate, government, [...]

Computers under maintenance

The computers in the Library and Open Use Lab are currently being replaced by newer, faster models. We have already received new, bigger monitors. Not all of the machines are available yet. This includes the public access computer and the micro-form reader/scanner.

Please excuse the noise and the inconvenience. We think it will be worth [...]

New resources at the USFP Library

Here are the latest arrivals for the month of October. As always, circulating books are located in the New Books shelves in the back of the room. Reference and DVDs are shelved immediately in their proper stacks.

To note, in our DVD collection, a new job skills title for students getting ready to graduate or to [...]