About Us

Mission, Vision, and Goals

Learn more about the mission, vision, and goals for the Access and Resource Sharing Department. This includes the Course Reserves Unit and the Interlibrary Loan Unit.

Our Team

Get to know the staff members in the Access and Resource Sharing Department. View contact information and the faces who work to fulfill your information needs.


View our business hours and holidays to learn when you can reach us.

Organizational Chart

View the organizational chart for the Access and Resource Sharing Department.

Services We Provide

Borrowing Policies

Learn about general policies for all Smathers Library branches such as checking out books and other items, renewing items, paying fines and fees, or reserving a study room.

Course Reserves

Students learn how to access course material. Faculty learn how to put items on Reserve for courses at UF and about Ares integration with Canvas.

Interlibrary Loan

Learn about how to borrow books and other items from universities, colleges, and public libraries in Florida or around the world through ILL, Rapid, UBorrow or Books on Demand.