Library Services for Faculty & TAs

More from Library Services

Please use this site as your one-stop shop for faculty and TA services from the USF Libraries. If there is something you need that is not listed, please make suggestions for services to add.

= Frequently utilized resources

Resources to Meet the Challenge of Hybrid and Online Instruction

All Library Services for Faculty

Instruction Services

Faculty Impact & Visibility

  • Promotion & Tenure
    Resources to help researchers select, measure, & promote their book, article, & chapter impact
    USF Campus: Tampa | St. Petersburg
  • Grants & Foundation Info
    Curated list of online & print resources for researchers
  • Impact & Visibility
    Tips to help researchers promote and track the use of their research by discipline & geography
  • Selected Works
    Web-based research profiles highlighting USF Faculty research & scholarship
    USF Campus: Tampa | St. Petersburg
  • SciVal
    Quick link to database of peer-reviewed literature; also includes journal metrics & author profiles
  • Scopus
    Quick link to Citation database; features tools to track, analyze, & visualize research impact


Research Services

  • Research Consultation Request
    Request a consultation with a librarian to save time & learn about specialized resources for research
  • Alerting Service
    Info on 1) database services to alert you to new content & 2) a service to alert you when your checked out materials are coming due
  • Citation Tools & Guides
    Lists citation softwares available from the USF Libraries and links to other helpful resources
    USF Campus: Tampa | St. Petersburg | Sarasota-Manatee
  • Copyright
    Links to information about copyright, fair use, and how to contact a librarian for help
  • Data Management
    Outlines what the library can do to help you manage, and in some cases, archive, your research data
  • DSS Roadshow
    Request a presentation/ info session on USF Libraries scholarly communication and copyright services
  • Find My Librarian
    Find the library liaison who serves as a point of contact for your discipline
    USF Campus: Tampa | St. Petersburg
  • Geographic Information Systems
    GIS helps you analyze spatial location and organize layers of information to visualize your data
  • Open Access Publishing
    Info on Open Access initiatives at USF in support of faculty research & instruction
  • Research Platform Teams
    The RPTs partner with disciplinary areas to promote innovative, collaborative services & research discovery.
  • Scholarly Communication Lifecycle
    Overview of USF libraries Scholarly Communication services: from planning, to project management, to publication, to preservation & discovery support


  • Databases
    An A to Z list of all USF Libraries databases
  • E-Journals
    An A to Z list of all electronic journals in the USF Libraries collections
  • Book Purchase Request
    Electonic form to request the St. Petersburg library purchase print books for the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library
  • Children’s & Young Adult Literature
    Quick list of awards, collections, and other resources in children’s & Young Adult literature
  • Collection Management
    Info on collection management, guidelines, assessments, access status, & user terms
    USF Campus: Tampa | St. Petersburg | Sarasota-Manatee
  • Data & Statistics
    Quick list of USF Libraries & open access data & statistic repositories, organized by subject
  • Digital Collections
    Collections of images, documents, prints, maps, 3D models, & more digitized by the USF Libraries
    USF Campus: Tampa | St. Petersburg | Sarasota-Manatee
  • Digital Commons @ USF
    Virtual showcase of USF’s research & creative content for long-term preservation & worldwide electronic accessibility
  • e-Book purchase Request
    Electonic form to request the USF Libraries e-books for faculty instruction
  • Library Collections
    A listing of the various types of library collections owned, licensed, & and created by the USF Libraries
  • Media Resources: Images, Video, and Audio
    Process and link to form to request the purchase or licensing of new videos for faculty instruction
  • Special Collections
    Find primary source and rare materials for your research and instruction through our special collections
    USF Campus: Tampa | St. Petersburg