Welcome back students, staff and faculty!

Our new integrated library system, Alma and PrimoVE, is Live!  Need more info about using the new catalog?  Our Florida academic libraries cooperative compiled this FAQ:  https://falsc.libguides.com/c.php?g=1007029&p=8475214 .

The library is following COVID-19 protocols in order to protect our students, staff and faculty.  Visitors to the library are expected to wear face coverings.
Our current open hours are: 
  • 8 AM to 10 PM Monday through Thursday
  • 8 AM to 5 PM on Friday
  • 2 PM to 10 PM on Sunday.

 The Library is closed on Saturday.


We are open to the following patrons, with proof of identification:
  • Members of the New College and USF Sarasota-Manatee academic communities
  • Students, staff, or faculty at our academic affiliates: Ringling College of Art, Ringling Museum of Art, State College of Florida, and the University of South Florida
  • Students, staff, or faculty at any of the Florida State Colleges or Universities.

Please email library@ncf.edu for information about community access when our Covid safety protocols are no longer in place.

Contact our librarians for virtual or in-person research consultations and classroom instruction:


Helene Gold, hgold@ncf.edu,  https://helenegold.youcanbook.me/
Tammera Race, trace@ncf.edu, https://trace-9.youcanbook.me/
Lena Bohman, lbohman@ncf.edu, https://lbohman.youcanbook.me/

Faculty information at https://libguides.ncf.edu/faculty
Student information at https://libguides.ncf.edu/students





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