USF Health Libraries will resume its normal hours of operation beginning at Noon on Sunday.  More information on USF Health Libraries hours of operations for its branch locations can be found here:

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Shimberg Library

(813) 974-8432


Florida Blue

(813) 396-0070


Click for hours of operation for both locations

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Physical material donations are not being accepted at this time.


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.