Vendor Information

The University of South Florida (USF) has locations in Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Sarasota. Effective July 1, 2020, the University of South Florida campuses transitioned to a single, unified accreditation, continuing under one president, one provost and one Board of Trustees. The USF Libraries include the Tampa campus library, the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library at St. Petersburg, and a joint-use facility at Sarasota with New College of Florida. USF Health Libraries include the Shimberg Health Sciences Library and the Florida Blue Health Knowledge Exchange. The University has one network on which authentication is based.


Generate USF Student FTE

USF is in the process of moving to the Federal/National methodology of reporting FTE.  During the transition we will continue to provide both State/USF methodology and Federal methodology totals.

Use USF InfoCenter to access current FTE data.
Click on Student FTE on left hand side of page.
Drop Boxes should read as follows:

  • Student FTE
  • State/USF Methodology OR Federal Methodology
  • (Latest) Academic Year
  • Final
  • All
  • All
  • Total University
  • All Divisions
  • Click on Generate Report

For questions, see Laura Pascual


USF FTE State/USF Methodology:
Total Gross FTE: 33,844 (2018-19, latest data)
Includes: 32,887 (Total Gross FTE, USF) + 957 (FTE, New College of Florida–latest NCF Fact Book, 2017-2018).
Last Updated: 03/31/2020

USF FTE Federal Methodology:
Total Gross FTE: 44,805 (2018-2019, latest data)
Includes: 43,848 (Total Gross FTE, USF) + 957 (FTE, New College of Florida–latest NCF Fact Book, 2017-2018).
Last Updated: 03/31/2020

For questions, see Laura Pascual


USF Master List of IP Addresses:

Current as of 9/9/16:
131.247.0.0 – 131.247.17.255
131.247.18.0 – 131.247.18.159
131.247.18.176 – 131.247.18.255
131.247.19.0 – 131.247.133.255
131.247.135.0 – 131.247.142.255
131.247.144.0 – 131.247.166.255
131.247.167.32 – 131.247.167.255
131.247.168.0 – 131.247.187.255
131.247.188.128 – 131.247.188.255
131.247.189.0 – 131.247.243.255
131.247.244.10 – 131.247.244.255
131.247.245.0 – 131.247.255.255

Or, the truncated version:
131.247.0-17.*
131.247.18.0-159
131.247.18.176-255
131.247.19-133.*
131.247.135-142.*
131.247.144-166.*
131.247.167.32-255
131.247.168-187.*
131.247.188.128-255
131.247.189-243.*
131.247.244.10-255
131.247.245-255.*

Or, CIDR format:
131.247.0.0/20
131.247.16.0/23
131.247.18.0/25
131.247.18.128/27
131.247.18.176/28
131.247.18.192/26
131.247.19.0/24
131.247.20.0/22
131.247.24.0/21
131.247.32.0/19
131.247.64.0/18
131.247.128.0/22
131.247.132.0/23
131.247.135.0/24
131.247.136.0/22
131.247.140.0/23
131.247.142.0/24
131.247.144.0/20
131.247.160.0/22
131.247.164.0/23
131.247.166.0/24
131.247.167.32/27
131.247.167.64/26
131.247.167.128/25
131.247.168.0/21
131.247.176.0/21
131.247.184.0/22
131.247.188.128/25
131.247.189.0/24
131.247.190.0/23
131.247.192.0/19
131.247.224.0/20
131.247.240.0/22
131.247.244.10/31
131.247.244.12/30
131.247.244.16/28
131.247.244.32/27
131.247.244.64/26
131.247.244.128/25
131.247.245.0/24
131.247.246.0/23
131.247.248.0/21

Notes:

  1. Wireless guests on the network eliminated, USF St. Pete range within faculty offices extended, more of Moffitt and the Hope Lodge removed, and Aramark removed.
  2. IP addresses formerly assigned to Moffitt returned.  131.247.188.128-255 was originally assigned to Moffitt.
  3. Poynter Institute blocked. Now found on 131.247.146.1 to 131.247.146.254

Any questions, contact Laura Pascual


USF Domain, EZproxy and FTF Functionality Information

USF Domain: lib.usf.edu

EZproxy Server
EZproxy Server Domain: ezproxy.lib.usf.edu
EZproxy IP: 131.247.112.3

EZproxy Server for USF Health:
EZproxy Health IP: 131.247.56

Full Text Finder (FTF)
FTF Base URL: http://resolver.ebscohost.com/openurl
FTF Graphic: https://www.lib.usf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/FTF.png

Additional Information

Online Catalog: ALEPH
Course Management System: Canvas
Link Resolver: Full Text Finder
Database Portal: A-Z Databases

CONSORTIA
University of South Florida is supported by the Florida Library Virtual Campus (FLVC).  FLVC serves the twelve publicly funded colleges and universities of Florida, each of which is a separate budget entity. USF is also a member of Lyrasis, Center for Research Libraries, and ASERL and obtain resources through these consortia.

SCOPE OF ACCESS
With few exceptions, licensed resources are available to all USF Faculty, staff, and students at all campus locations, as well as off-campus locations.

USAGE STATISTICS
The USF Libraries in concert with FLVC support the Guidelines for Statistical Measures of Usage of Web-based Information Resources, December 2001. With an active program dedicated to use statistics, the University of South Florida requests that vendors collect, format, and issue usage statistics according to these guidelines.

AUTHENTICATION
At this time, IP authentication is the preferred method of authentication. Given the size of the University we cannot use user names and passwords as forms of authentication.

TRIALS
IP authentication is the preferred method of conducting trial access to products. Access to trials is posted to A-Z Databases. Please contact Laura Pascual with trial access information.


Campus Locations and Addresses

University of South Florida, Tampa
USF Libraries
LIB 122
4202 E. Fowler Ave.
Tampa, FL 33620

University of South Florida, St. Petersburg
140 Seventh Ave. S.
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

University of South Florida, Sarasota & New College of Florida
8350 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243