USF Libraries 2010 Annual Report

Now available is the 2010 Annual Report for the USF Libraries.

Please see the final pages for mentions of your favorite USF Polytechnic librarians!

Open door seminars online

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

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

Starts: April 5, 2011 12:00 PM
Ends: April 5, 2011 1:00 PM

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Women's History Month

We have updated our list of resources available via the Poly Library for Women’s History Month. Check our page and the printouts in the Library.

Library Director named a candidate for SLA Board of Directors

Catherine Lavallée-Welch, Director of the University of South Florida Polytechnic Library, is a candidate for a position on the 2012 Special Libraries Association (SLA) Board of Directors.

The SLA Nominating Committee solicits names of potential candidates from the membership and compiles a group that has exceptional talent, is professionally diverse, and provides regionally balanced representation to [...]

Regular hours during Spring Break

The Library and Open Use Lab will be open regular hours during Spring Break.

Monday-Thursday, 8 AM – 10 PM
Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM
Saturday, 9 AM – 3 PM
Sunday, Closed

Have a good week, everyone!

2010 Florida Book Awards winners

Florida Book Awards announced the winners for eight categories of books published in 2010.

The Florida Book Awards program was established in 2006 to recognize, honor, and celebrate the best Florida literature published the previous year. It is coordinated by The Florida State University Libraries, and co-sponsored by the Florida Center for the Book, State Library [...]

New resources at the USFP and FIPR Libraries

Here are the latest arrivals for the month of February. As always, Polytechnic circulating books are located in the New Books shelves in the back of the room. FIPR books are shelved immediately in their proper stacks.

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Digest of Education Statistics. / Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Education Division, [...]

Poly students help certify (library) canine

Poly Business Librarian Lisa Zilinski is the proud owner of Echo, a recently certified therapy dog. Lisa worked with the Psychology Club to help certify Echo. The German-Australian shepherd mix visited some cognitive science classes as well to help students discuss the benefits of animal-assisted therapy, as well as cognition and learning in dogs.

It was [...]