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Faculty Resources

Library Resources, Services, and Information of Particular Interest to Faculty

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Library Services

Course Reserves

How to set-up reserved materials for your classes.

Document Delivery

A library service that will provide electronic delivery of available Gleeson materials.

Gleeson Delivers

Get your library books paged and delivered to your department office.

Interlibrary Loan

Request materials from other libraries.

Jesuit Library Passport

Borrowing privileges at all 28 Jesuit institutions in the United States. Contact the Access Services / Circulation department for more information (x2662). 

Library Instruction

Have your students get to know the library and its resources: instruction for classes.

Library Liaisons

Library liaisons are your personal contacts in the library.

Meet with a Librarian

Librarians are available to assist you with your research needs.


Designate your student assistant as your library proxy.

Scholarship Repository

The Library's open-access repository of USF scholarship


Affordable Textbook Options

Options for selecting free and low-fee readings for your classes.

Borrowing & Renewing

Library loan policies.

Collection Development

Library guidelines for selecting and removing materials.

Copyright at USF

Copyright as it impacts your teaching and publishing; best practices; and copyright specialists at the library.

Open Educational Resources (OER)

How to find and use Open Educational Resources in your classes.

"Read" Posters

Let us know if you have a new book out and we'll not only order it for the library, we'll hang up a poster about it.

Requesting Materials

Request materials for the library collections.

Videos & Streaming Media

Your guide to using and requesting videos and streaming media at the library.