The USF Tampa Library offers books in several formats: circulating printed books, ebooks, books at other locations available via UBorrow, and reference. There are also reserve items that must stay within the library building. You find them by conducting a search through the USF Library Catalog. If you do not lknow how to use the catalog, see the short video tutorials at the bottom of this page.
Need to find the book on the shelf in the library? This guide to library holdings and floor plans will help you find what you want: http://www.lib.usf.edu/about/floor-plans/
Obtaining Books from Other Libraries
Now that you found the book you want, how do you check it out? This page tells you how: http://www.lib.usf.edu/services/checkout-renewal/
If the USF Tampa Library does not have your book listed in the catalog, chances are we can get it for you from another library. Here’s a short tutorial about UBorrow, a quick way to get the book you need from another Florida library.
A short tutorial on the basics of library searching.
Want to find specialized items like videos and children's books? This tutorial on doing advanced searching using the catalog is just for you!