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About the Library

About the Library

Learn about the library, including general information about who we are, what we offer, and the history of the Gleeson Library | Geschke Center.

Library Hours

Hours of operation for library services and building access.

Librarians & Staff

A directory of librarians and staff, organized by name and department.

Study Areas & Rooms

We offer a range of study rooms and study areas. Study rooms are reservable via our online booking system and our study areas are designated by silent, quiet, and conversation spaces.

Building Directory

A building directory to help you locate service desks, study rooms, study areas, library collections, printers/photocopiers and more.

Address & Location

Gleeson Library | Geschke Center's mailing address and street address. The USF Campus Map and the USF Parking & Transportation Map are also available for download as PDFs.

Vision, Mission, Values

The vision, mission, and values statements of Gleeson Library | Geschke Center.

Strategic Plan

Our 2020–2022 Strategic Plan focuses on six key thematic areas: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Excellence; Services; Spaces; Collaboration and Partnerships; Technology; and Organizational Success.

Copy, Print, Scan

Copying, printing, and scanning is available at the library. This guide helps you locate our machines and offers basic information on how to use them.


Need to use a computer? Gleeson Library provides access to computer labs and laptops for checkout.

Thacher Gallery

A gift of Mary and Carter Thacher, the Thacher Gallery is housed in Gleeson Library | Geschke Center and presents a range of artistic media and expression, from regional to international, from traditional to experimental.

Give to the Library

A gift to the Gleeson Library | Geschke Center will help purchase books and subscriptions, improve study spaces, and provide additional resources for current and future students.

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