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USF faculty, staff and students may borrow BOOKS from the Shimberg Health Sciences Library with a USF ID card, which is also your library card. See USF ID card link for additional information.
BOOKS may be borrowed for 45 days. One renewal (of 30 days) is allowed per book. Books may be renewed online. Online renewals(Note: Patrons may reborrow an item they have returned after a 48-hour wait period.)
JOURNALS, AVs, REFERENCE MATERIALS, AND SOFTWARE may not be checked out.
No fines are charged. After overdue notices are sent, the borrower will be invoiced by USF for the replacement cost of the item and check-out privileges will be suspended until such bills are paid or the material returned.
BOOK RETURNS are located at the Circulation Desk and at a curbside drop box in parking lot #30.
Reserves are located behind the Circulation Desk.
Reserve materials may be signed out for 2, 24, or 48 hours, depending on the item, with a valid USF ID or driver's license.