LIB Events

  • Florida Conversations: Tampa: Impressions of an Emigrant

    Wednesday, January 20, 2021
    Tampa Bay History Center (presented online)

    In 1896, Wenceslao Gálvez y Delmonte fled the violence of Cuba’s war for independence and settled in Tampa. The Cuban-born lawyer and writer soon made his new home the focus of a work of “costumbrismo,” a Spanish-language literary genre built on closely …Continue Reading
  • Activism in the Archives: Researching LGBTQ+ History

    Monday, October 19 2020
    4:30 p.m.
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  • Home Sweet Homecoming

    Thursday, October 8th
    6 - 7 p.m.
    Microsoft Teams Live:

    Join the event at 6 p.m. on Thursday the 8th by clicking the following Microsoft Teams Live link: We welcome you to engage in the presentation by utilizing the chat feature to ask questions and comment. We hope to see you …Continue Reading
  • Tour the Florida Environment & Natural History (FLENH) Collections

    Thursday, September 24th
    6 - 7 p.m.
    Virtual (hosted through Microsoft Teams)

    From climate change to man-made and natural disasters, impacts on our environment have become one of the most pressing issues on the planet – and the significance of environmental research is paramount. In response to this growing urgency, we have begun the …Continue Reading
  • Archives Awareness Week: Tampa Then and Now

    Monday, July 13, 2020
    3 – 5 PM

    The City of Tampa will be kicking off this year’s virtual Archives Awareness Week celebration with a special program, Tampa Then and Now. Featuring local historians, USF Tampa Library Special Collections librarian Andrew T. Huse will discuss his new book, From Saloons …Continue Reading
  • History Center Live: From Saloons to Steakhouses

    Recorded on Wednesday, June 3, 2020

  • RSVP HERE! to the Books Save Lives Award Reception

    Thursday, February 6, 2020
    4 - 6 p.m.
    USF Alumni Center - Traditions Hall

    You are invited to the annual Joan F. Kaywell Books Save Lives Award Reception, celebrating this year’s award recipient, Sandra Uwiringiyimana, author of “How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child.” Join us February 6th from 4-6 p.m. Click for more details.
  • GIS Day

    Wednesday, November 13, 2019
    USF Tampa Library

    Join the USF Libraries Digital Heritage and Humanities Collections in celebrating GIS Day. From 8AM-12PM, come learn about the GIS projects and research being conducted at USF at the GIS symposium in the VizLab (LIB 125G). Starting at 11AM, take a tour …Continue Reading