USF Home | USF Directory | myUSF

Research ToolsGuidesLibrary ServicesSpecial Collectionsnav-spacerHelpAbout

EAP 1851: English for International Students

Use this guide to become familiar with important library resources and where to begin your research process.

Welcome to Your Library Session

In this workshop you will discover how to locate materials in the USF Tampa Library, how to search for books and other materials in the online catalog, how to search for journal articles in the library's databases, and how to find the full text for journal articles.

You will learn how to:

  • Locate items in the USF Tampa Library
  • Find resources and services on the library web page
  • Search the library catalog
  • Read basic parts of a catalog entry to locate an item
  • Locate and access databases by subject
  • Conduct a search in several databases
  • Read a citation
  • Obtain the full text of an article

Let Us Know ...

Where are library materials located at the USF Library?

Where can I find library information about subjects, courses, and citing sources?

Where are library services located on the web page?

Where can I get help from a librarian?