This course may be taken prior to or during the same term.
The University of West Florida Libraries include the John C. Pace Library and the Professional Studies Library on the Pensacola campus and the Fort Walton Beach Campus Library on the Fort Walton Beach campus. Through the libraries’ Internet-based home page, library.uwf.edu, students at all locations have access to the catalog of materials held by all UWF libraries, to a multitude of electronic reference databases and indexes, and to full-text journal articles and books. For those materials not held locally or electronically, students may request interlibrary loan. Professional librarians are available at all locations to assist students in the effective use of materials, the computerized library system, and with retrieving materials through intercampus or interlibrary loan.
The John C. Pace Library houses more than 858,102 volumes, over 1.7 million microform pieces, 170,000 e-books, over 6,715 print and electronic serials subscriptions and has access to online articles from over 50,000 serials. The library is also a regional depository for U.S. and Florida government publications. The Special Collections unit contains over one million unique items relating to Pensacola and to the historic West Florida region.
The Emerald Coast Campus Library is located in Fort Walton Beach and provides access to information resources which support courses taught on that campus. The collection has over 27,000 volumes and dozens of print serials subscriptions. Emerald Coast students also have access to all electronic resources including online books, databases, and journals. Items held at the Pace Library can be retrieved for use at the Emerald Coast Campus locations.