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University of South Florida
4202 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33612
The University of South Florida, also known as USF, is a public research university in Tampa. USF is a member institution of the State University System of Florida. It is the fourth-largest public university in the state of Florida, with a total enrollment of 48,373 as of the 2014–2015 academic year. The USF system comprises three institutions: USF Tampa, USF St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee. The Tampa campus serves more than 41,000 students. The university is home to 14 colleges, offering more than 80 undergraduate majors and more than 130 graduate, specialist, and doctoral-level degree programs.
Libraries: The seven-story USF Tampa library provides access to more than 2 million academic journals, databases, and books. It also houses several Special and Digital Collections, including literature, oral histories, photographs, artifacts, and the university archives. The USF System also has two regional libraries, the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library on the St. Petersburg campus, and the Jane Bancroft Cook Library on the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus.
Members of the general public may use materials within the Tampa library during regular hours. Access to online resources is available by request. Special Borrower's Cards are available for $50 per year,
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