Interior shot of library with north bay view

Dr. and Mrs. James T. Cook Library & Learning Center


The library is located in the Holley Academic Center A-110A overseeing the beautiful Saint Andrew Bay. The library’s expansive, panoramic view of sea and sky provides the ideal environment for contemplation and study. The library is open 7 days a week for your convenience. Library Hours

Faculty & Staff

Professional library faculty and staff  assist student scholars with learning the research process, developing advanced search strategies, accessing scholarly resources, and borrowing items.


Students, faculty and staff enjoy anytime-from-anywhere access to all FSU Libraries’ electronic collections, instant access to local collections, and express delivery of physical items from other FSU Libraries via Library Express Delivery Service (LEDS). Off-campus FSU Libraries Services.

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FSU Panama City Library Services

The library space is optimized for both group and individual study: plush private study pods are located in the upstairs loft; group study rooms with large wall monitors are available on the first floor; and public computing, printing, and scanning are available in the main area.

Ask a Librarian

Need help? Ask Us provides FSU students, faculty, and staff research and reference support through live chat.

Course Reserve Form (For Faculty)

Items on reserve are available for students to use for a limited time in the library. Students, please ask at the front desk for reserve items for your class.


FSU Libraries identifies currently available eBooks assigned as textbooks and course materials.

FSU Libraries

The main page of the FSU Libraries.

Library Hours

The Cook Library & Learning Center is open 7 days a week.

Library Policies

The Cook Library & Learning Center Policies

Load and UBorrow

These two services are just more ways you can get material delivered from other libraries. Interlibrary loan has access to thousands of different libraries across the country, with requests from international libraries on occasion, while UBorrow is a similar service just for Florida’s state university and college systems.

Loan Periods

Florida State University

Undergraduate 4 Weeks
Graduate & Staff 8 Weeks
Faculty 16 Weeks

Other State of Florida University

Undergraduate & Graduate 3 Weeks
Staff 6 Weeks
Faculty 16 Weeks

Florida Community or State College

Undergraduate 3 Weeks
Faculty & Staff 6 Weeks

MyLibrary Account

View your library account, renew materials, and place holds.

Off-Campus Access

Current FSU Panama City students, faculty, and staff can access all of FSU Libraries electronic and digital content from anywhere in the world.


Printing is available at all 58 computer workstations as well as from your laptop and is cashless.

Technology Loan Form

An agreement for checking out technology from the library.

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