Fogler Library’s collection includes millions of print and physical items, e-books, online journals, research databases, and streaming music and video. Through URSUS and the statewide MaineCat catalog, students may also borrow materials from nearby libraries, while Interlibrary Loan provides access to materials held by libraries around the world.

Special Collections at Fogler Library maintains a collection of published bibliographical, historical, and descriptive works on Maine, as well as literary titles by Maine authors. These documents provide insights into Maine cities, towns, counties, people, and institutions. The department also houses manuscript collections, rare books, and University of Maine publications and records.

Fogler Library is the regional depository for federal government publications and an official depository for Canadian federal and Maine state government publications.