Banned Books Week events - September 27-29

The USF Polytechnic Library invites you to events during Banned Books Week.

Banned Books Week (BBW) is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment. This year, the Week will take place September 24th to October 1st. Banned Books Week highlights the benefits of free and open access to [...]

Statistics/Math tutoring now available

Tom Ricard, a math and statistics tutor, is now available to help students either as walk-in basis or by appointment.

The tutor will be available Tuesday and Thursday, from 2 to 7PM, in the Group Study area of the Library. You can just come in or make an appointment with Mr. Ricard at

This new service [...]

Gartner: IT products, resources and trends information

The USF System has partnered with Gartner, a leading IT research company, to provide access to their extensive resources and information on best practices, trends and emerging technologies in Information Technology. Content includes market analysis, statistics, and forecasts; industry information on the following industries: banking and investment services, education, energy and utilities, government, healthcare providers, [...]

Readers needed for the Read Out!

As part of our Banned Books Week events, we are looking for readers for our Read Out!

What: Read from a challenged or banned book for a 15 minutes period. There is no microphone, no sitting audience – you read from a passage of your choice from a book of your choice in a normal voice [...]

New resources at the USF Poly and FIPR Institute libraries

Here are the latest arrivals for the month of August. As always, Polytechnic titles are located in the New Books shelves in the back of the room. Reference is shelved immediately in their proper stacks. FIPR materials are shelved immediately in their proper stacks.



CSG state directory. Directory III, Administrative officials. Lexington, Ky. [...]

Poly Library closed on Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, the USF Poly Library and the OUL will be closed on Monday, September 5th.

LTB 1115 will reopen on Tuesday, September 6th at 8:00 AM.

Electronic resources are still available, 24/7, from wherever you are

Enjoy the holiday!