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Cannon Memorial Library FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions


Q: Where is the library?
A: We are located 40 minutes north of Tampa, Florida. Click here for map and directions.

Q: When are you open?
A: Check the calendar, as times vary each month.

Q: If I am an online student or a center student, can I check out materials from the library?
A: Yes, we can mail or email materials to you. Use the ILL forms to request materials, or call us at (800) 359-5945.

Q: I need a textbook. Do you have them?
A: In general, the library does not collect textbooks for specific classes; however, you can check OCLC worldcat (the online catalog) to see if we happen to have the one you need.

Q: I have overdue materials. Can I renew online or over the phone?
A: You cannot renew materials that are not overdue online. If they are overdue, you can call the library circulation desk (352-588-8476) for assistance or stop by the main campus and speak to a
circulation assistant.

Q: If I am a Saint Leo student or faculty member can I get books from my local academic library?
A: Saint Leo University students and faculty have borrowing privileges at USF if they are located at the main campus. Students must show proof of current enrollment; students and faculty must have their SLU ID with them. Students at SLU Centers need to check the list of local library resources for academic libraries with whom SLU has made borrowing or in-house use agreements.

Online Resources

What resources does the library offer online?
A: OCLC Worldcat, the library's online catalog. Also, a plethora of databases with massive collections of articles and ebooks. We also have even more online eBooks available and eReference materials available.

Q. What other resources are recommended by the library, though not paid for by the library?
A: Our Open Access Collection contains eBook resources and Internet Public Libraries list of great ready references and high-quality websites free use for all patrons.