Press Coverage

  • 3D project on Kellogg mansion slated to be unveiled early next year

    December 28, 2021 - Tampa Bay Newspapers - Tom Germond

    The USF Libraries' Digital Heritage and Humanities Collections under direction of Lori Collins is expected to launch a 3-D digitalization project on the Kellogg mansion at the Dunedin Library sometime during the first quarter of next year.

  • Couponing led to arrest of Tampa’s ‘Moonshine Kingpin’ in the ‘50s

    December 22, 2021 - Yahoo News

    When Tampa was a hotbed of organized crime from the late 1800s through the mid 1900s, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office charged the Vice Squad with cleaning up what the federal government deemed one of the most corrupt cities in the nation. The Tampa Bay Times has obtained a cache of Vice Squad reports from the 1950s and 1960s, which offer insight into their investigations and what they were up against.

  • 90 Miles and Beyond: Independence

    December 16, 2021 - The Florida Channel

    In this episode of Florida Crossroads, they explore how Cubans shaped Key West and Tampa, leaving longstanding institutions and traditions that still exist today, featuring USF Librarian, Andy Huse.

  • USF Libraries collection on display at the Tampa Museum of Art

    December 3, 2021 - Spot on Florida

    For the first time, dozens of ancient objects from the Farid Karam, M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection will be available to the general public.

  • Rising seas swamp Black, Spanish and Indigenous history in St. Johns County

    December 2, 2021 - News 4 JAX - Danielle Uliano

    A city reliant on heritage tourism struggles to protect its most valuable assets.