Front cover of SOURCE Magazine featuring the branding and an creative, colorful painting of a girl in a blue dress with the Digital Library of the Caribeean logo over laid on top of it.

SOURCE – Fall 2023, Vol 5, Issue 1

Front cover of SOURCE Magazine Spring 2022

Fall 2023, Vol 5, Issue 1

Featuring accomplishments and perspectives
of Libraries’ staff, faculty, and students.

Amazing stories in this issue:

  • Digital Library of the Caribbean: A Multi-Institutional, International Digital Library
  • Revitalizing Native American Oral Histories at UF
  • Civic Engagement in the Libraries
  • Celebrating the Panama Canal Museum Collection at 10 Years
  • Canalside Chats: The Panama Canal Museum Collection Oral History Project
  • Planning Collaborative Practices for Archiving Farmworker Communities’ Histories
  • Undergraduate Student Fellowship in Food, Immigration, and Identity (Summer 2020)
  • Scaleboard Binding
  • Library Communications Through the Years with Barbara Hood
  • B is for Baldwin


The Magazine of the University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries, published by the LibraryPress@UF, is an open access journal, distributed primarily in electronic format. SOURCE offers the reader an opportunity to view remarkable materials from our collections, learn about our innovative research and collaborations conducted both in the Libraries and with other colleagues throughout the University and beyond, and explore highlights of exceptional faculty and student services provided by the Smathers Libraries.

Pitch Your Libraries Story!

Please pitch your idea by sending 100-200 words on your story idea to be reviewed by the SOURCE Editorial Collective to: Full articles (normally 500-1,000 words).