USF Health Libraries, including the 24/7 Study Space, will be closed beginning at 6pm Wednesday, November 23rd through Saturday, November 26th in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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Shimberg Library

(813) 974-8432


Florida Blue

(813) 396-0070


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NOTICE: USF Health Libraries is currently not accepting donations of physical items.


University of South Florida Health Libraries include the Hinks and Elaine Shimberg Health Sciences Library on USF’s Tampa Campus and the Florida Blue Health Knowledge Exchange in downtown Tampa’s Water Street District. 

USF Health Libraries support the specialized instructional and research needs of students, staff, and faculty in the Morsani College of Medicine (including  the School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, School of Biomedical Sciences, Physician Assistant Program, and the Athletic Training  Program), the Taneja College of Pharmacy, the College of Nursing, and the College of Public Health. We also welcome members of the public who are doing health- and medical-related research of their own.