University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee Library Resources
USF Sarasota-Manatee students, faculty, and staff have access to the extensive holdings
of the USF Library System, which include: over 1.3 million print books; over 52,000
e-journal subscriptions; over 443,000 e-books; and over 800 databases containing articles,
media and other materials. Interlibrary loan (ILL) is also available; physical materials
are delivered directly to the Sarasota-Manatee Information Commons Resource Desk for
For instructions on how to access USF Sarasota-Manatee library resources, visit our Distance Learning LibGuide.
Jane Bancroft Cook Library serves as a joint-use facility shared by New College and USF Sarasota-Manatee.
The Cook Library is located at 5800 Bayshore Road, a 10-15 minute walk from the USF Sarasota-Manatee main building (click here for walking directions). It is open 7 days a week, except on major holidays.
To reach the library by phone dial: 941-487-4305
To access the wireless network at the Cook Library, please follow these wireless access instructions.