USF Libraries firmly believe that transparency and efficient communication are key aspects of our Revisioning Collection Management process. This webpage records all emails, meetings, presentations, discussions, and notices from library administration on this topic.

In an effort to further describe our process, relay collection decisions, and provide you with important information, we have created a suite of informational webpages, located in the “Revisioning Collection Management” section of the sidebar, at the right.

Meeting: Budget Realignment

Todd Chavez, Dean of USF Libraries, met with the Libraries’ staff.

Meeting: Budget Planning

Todd Chavez, Dean of USF Libraries, met with the Library Executive Group.

Meeting: Budget Realignment

Dean Chavez met with the Library Executive Council to discuss potential responses to realignment targets and the August 28 deadline received by email on August 7.

Meeting: Budget Realignment

Dean Todd Chavez participated in a budget discussion hosted by President Currall and his senior leadership and the deans.

Meeting: Budget Realignment for Collections

Todd Chavez, Dean of USF Libraries, met with the leadership of the USF Libraries Collections and Discovery department.

Email: Note to Faculty on RefWorks

RefWorks, the citation management software, will no longer be available after December 31, 2020. This resource is currently funded through the Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (FALSC) and is not being renewed. Other reference management software such as Zotero, EndNote, and Mendeley …Continue Reading