Library Resources

Shimberg Health Sciences Library serves USF Health students, faculty, and staff.  The library services includes access to print and online reference materials, research guides, writing resources, how-to guides and tutorials, and library classes. The A-Z Resource List is a collection of popular health resources and the Public Health Library Guide accesses the most popular public health journal databases and books. Shimberg librarians have subject specialties in health and medicine.

Shimberg Library Hours:

  • Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 11 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, Noon - 11 p.m.
  • Controlled Access Hours: Sunday - Friday, 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Contact the Public Health liaison:

Allison Howard
amhoward@usf.edu 
813-974-4752

USF Tampa Library is USF’s largest and most comprehensive library and provides access to over two million academic journals, databases, and books, and research assistance for students and faculty. The library’s Learning Commons offers high-tech study space, the SMART Lab, the Office of Undergraduate Research, tutoring, and the Writing Center.

The library provides Graduate Student Resources, including research support, requesting and borrowing materials, and teaching support. For further support, Get Research Help and call, chat, or email with a librarian or schedule a consultation.  

Library Hours: (excepting university holidays)

  • Monday - Thursday, 24 hours
  • Friday, 12 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. - 12 a.m.


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