Librarians are available for assistance when the library is open.
If you have a question about library services or about any aspect of research, please use the following methods.
In person: 2nd floor Reference Desk
The chat service is a statewide service that may be staffed by librarians from other institutions.
Appointment: schedule a research consultation (appointments by phone or by Zoom)
Resource Specific Help: Tutorials
Please use library bookdrops to return materials. There is a drive-up dropbox next to the SF Police Station or a walk-up dropbox on the library porch; you may also use the dropbox at the Circulation Desk.
If you are no longer in the local area, you may mail back your library materials to the following address:
Lawrence W. Tyree Library
3000 NW 83rd Street, Building Y
Gainesville, FL 32606
Interlibrary loan services are available use the Interlibrary Loan Request form to request books and articles. Return these items at the Circulation Desk. Please do not return to bookdrops.
The Reserve Collection is available.
Stacks are open for browsing. You may also request books or videos for pick up at the Circulation Desk.
Online resources continue to be available, including eBooks, streaming videos, and library databases. To log in, use your Office 365 account.
Faculty may request library instruction by completing a request form. In-person instruction is offered for classes with fewer than 28 students. Options for larger classes include custom library modules in Canvas, custom online class guides, and synchronous Zoom sessions.
Your library liaison can also discuss library resources to supplement course instruction online, including eBooks and streaming videos.
These resources provide local and national help if you are struggling financially, emotionally, or otherwise.
The SF Counseling Center is available for phone and video appointments. To make an appointment with a counselor, call 352-395-5508, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also call the Alachua County Crisis Center 24/7 at 352-264-6789.