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Smathers Libraries partner with Georgia for U.S. government library collections

The University of Florida and University of Georgia might be rivals on the football field, but they are partners in providing public access to government information. The U.S. Government Publishing Office has designated the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida and the University of Georgia Libraries as…

Library West adds Extended Hours for Fall Semester

Beginning 11/01, 2020, Library West will extend its hours for Fall semester: Sun: 12pm-6pm Mon–Thurs: 8am-10pm Fri: 8am-5pm Sat: Closed For all library hours, please visit https://ufl.libcal.com/hours/…

Source magazine fall issue released

SOURCE offers the reader an opportunity to view remarkable materials from our collections, learn about our innovative research and collaborations both in the Libraries and with other colleagues throughout the University and beyond, and explore highlights of exceptional faculty and student services provided by the Smathers Libraries. Read the latest…

Two UF Librarians Named to Project Team for Michigan State Grant Award

‘Emergency Response Archive of Puerto Rico’ highlights community knowledge production in post-María Puerto Rico The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded Michigan State University a grant of $325,000 to support the first phase of the “Emergency Response Archive of Puerto Rico”, a digital open access repository of Puerto Rican artifacts…

RefWorks Migration

The University of Florida’s access to RefWorks, including the legacy and “new” platforms, will end on December 31, 2020, and users with active RefWorks accounts must migrate their citations to a new citation management software before this date. Several alternative citation management tools are available at no charge, such as…

Recently Processed, Expanded or Revised Collections

The following collections have been recently processed, expanded, or revised at the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida. Latina Women’s League Records  /  Documentos de la Liga de Mujeres Latinas, 2005-2019 Correspondence, meeting agendas, reports, event programs, and posters of the Latina Women’s…

Campus memorial artifacts to be preserved in University Archives

George Floyd and Black Lives Matter memorials at 13th Street and University Avenue and at 34th Street are being documented by a small, dedicated team led by Sarah Coates, University Archives Associate, and Stephanie Birch, African American Studies Librarian, at the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of…