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New for Fall Semester!

Posted on: Aug 12, 2014 @ 4:10:13 pm

Welcome to the 2014 Fall semester!

Whether you are a new or returning student, here's a quick rundown of some of our many services and resources:

  • We now have chat available! Have a quick question about these services or anything else? Chat with us here:
  • More than just books! We have new desktop computers, study room computers with Blu-ray players, and will soon have tablets for checkout.
  • Among the items we have available for checkout are calculators, headphones, portable DVD players, digital cameras, and video cameras!
  • We may have some of your textbooks on reserve or in our circulating collection — ask at the front desk
  • Reserve our study rooms via sign-up sheets outside each room up to 2 weeks in advance
  • Browse the New Books shelves to find new materials for both classroom and recreational reading. You can also search the Library's OneSearch to discover more new books, ebooks, articles, and DVDs on your favorite subjects, or ask a staff member for assistance
  • Learn how to find research material — see our Research Guides or just Contact us if you need any assistance

Continue to check this blog for future updates throughout the semester. And if you need any help along the way, don't forget to Contact us!



Rosen Parking Decal

Posted on: Aug 11, 2014 @ 4:01:23 pm

Need a parking decal for the Rosen parking lot? Follow the instructions at the Rosen College's Online Store. Once you order your decal, you will pick it up in the Student Services Suite (201). Decals may take 2 weeks to arrive.

Please note that the Library does not have anything to do with providing the decals. We are simply providing the information as a courtesy. For questions or more information, contact the Rosen College Online Store.



Tech Fee Improvements!

Posted on: Aug 11, 2014 @ 3:52:58 pm

We are pleased to announce that over the summer the Rosen Library implemented several technology improvements for students thanks to Tech Fee funding! We hope you'll come in and check out the brand new desktop PCs throughout the library, wall-mounted computers and Blu-ray players in the small study rooms, and improved wireless access.

We also have a brand new digital sign that streams the latest Rosen news, and new tablets that will be available for checkout are coming soon.

If you haven't been in the library for a while, stop by and take a look!



Writing Center Hours

Posted on: Jan 13, 2014 @ 10:48:09 am

The University Writing Center (UWC) offers FREE writing consultations at the Rosen Campus!

Get advice on writing your papers, including tips on developing ideas, structuring your papers, using proper grammar, and much more. The UWC will even assist with non-school writing, such as resumes, job applications, and grad school application essays. The UWC will meet with individuals or groups.

Visit (and click on the TutorTrac logo) or call the UWC at 407-823-2197 to set up an appointment.

The UWC will be back at Rosen during the second week of fall classes, starting Tuesday, August 26.

UWC Rosen Fall Schedule:

Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 11am-3pm

Walk-ins without appointments will also be helped, if availability permits. If these hours don't fit your schedule, the UWC also offers remote consultations using phone, chat, or Adobe Connect.



Accounting Tutoring

Posted on: Jan 13, 2014 @ 10:21:53 am

Need help with your accounting & finance courses this semester? Come to the newly formed Accounting/Finance Tutoring Lab in the library! The lab is brought to you by the Accounting and Finance faculty from the department of Hospitality Services, and will operate through exams. You can find the tutoring lab in the large meeting room (120F) in the library.

Hours for the lab are subject to change. Current hours for the Accounting/Finance Tutoring Lab can be found at the following page:

The Accounting Lab is currrently closed. Lab hours will resume the third week of fall semester!

Please note that the Library does not run the Accounting/Tutoring Lab. We are simply providing the information as a courtesy.



Shuttle Schedule

Updated on: Mar 17, 2014 @ 11:05:00 am

Need a ride to main campus? Take the shuttle provided by UCF Parking and Transportation Services. The shuttle makes several round trips each day, Monday through Friday, from the Rosen College parking lot to the main campus near the Student Union and Classroom Building I.

You can find the the complete schedule for the shuttle service at:

Please note: Although not yet listed on the shuttle schedule, due to scheduled 8:50pm classes at Rosen there will be a final departure from Rosen at 9:00 PM on Mondays through Thursdays Spring of 2014.

Please note: The Rosen shuttle currently does not run on weekends or holidays. The shuttle runs on a modified schedule during final exams.

The Library is not involved in providing shuttle service. We are just providing this information as a courtesy. For more information, contact UCF Parking Services.



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