Fogler Library’s collection includes millions of print and physical items in addition to more than 1.2 million e-books, 140,000 online journals, 360 research databases, and 225,000 streaming music and video items. Through Fogler’s catalog, students can also borrow materials from libraries throughout Maine, while the library’s Interlibrary Loan Department gives patrons access to materials held by libraries around the world.

Special Collections at Fogler Library maintains an extensive collection of published bibliographical, historical, and descriptive works on Maine, as well as literary titles by Maine authors. These documents provide extensive insights into Maine cities, towns, counties, people, and institutions. The department also houses 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.