Office Information

Fayetteville Campus
Paul H. Thompson Library, 2201 Hull Road, Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone Number
Office Hours Monday - Friday
M-Th 7:45AM - 9PM; F 7:45AM - 7PM
Director: Laurence Gavin

As an FTCC Student, what library resources are available?

… you have access to numerous campus and online library services that will help you find the resources you need to complete your assignments. Our staff is happy to assist with your research questions and will point you in the right direction.

Start Your Research!

Electronic Databases

Use your FTCC login and password for full access to the databases off campus. If you experience difficulty, try resetting your password or contact the HelpDesk for assistance at 910.678.8502 or

Looking for more research options?

These resources are recommended for conducting your research.

student look at books

What else should I know about the Paul H. Thompson Library?

Ask a Librarian

FTCC students, faculty and staff may ask reference questions either in person, by phone or by email.

Telephone Reference

Available during office hours
Circulation desk: 910.678.8247
Reference desk: 910.678.0080

Email Questions

If submitting a question by email, please remember:

  1. Questions will be answered as quickly as possible during Monday through Friday business hours. In-person assistance takes priority.
  2. Include your Student ID for verification and your email address.
  3. This service is intended to assist with quick, factual questions or to provide guidance on a search strategy, not to do in-depth research for you.
  4. If you need a password for an electronic database, please indicate the database and include a list of your current semester classes. (currently enrolled students only)

If you need more immediate assistance, try Chatstaff for online help from a librarian.

Ask a Librarian

Chatstaff Availability
Monday – Friday: Midnight – 8am & 5pm – Midnight (no coverage 8am-5pm)
Saturday: 8am – Midnight
Sunday: 8am – Midnight

No coverage on Federal Holidays