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Out for a few days at a missile alert facility? Consider checking out a “GoChip,” a small device with eight pre-loaded movies. Newly released movies on DVD are also available. They can be rented from the library for seven days for free.
Have a paperback or magazine you have read, but no longer want?
OR need a magazine or book to take with you traveling?
OR looking for an interesting read?
Then bring it to the Library and exchange it for a new one.
You can bring one & take one, or bring some and don’t take, OR take some and
The Library has an Exchange for children, teen and adult books, magazines, and road maps.
The Library is back on track with all NEW shelving, NEW programs, and NEW
hours starting February 1. We will now be open 9 to 6 Monday through
Thursday, 9 to 5 on Friday and 12 to 4 on Saturday.
Besides our whole NEW Look, we have coming up: a STEM center in children
area, updated programs on Children’s Learning Stations, 3D printer, and a
spectacular Summer Reading Program for kids, families, and adults that will
include our Lego contests this year.
You can access the library catalog at Catalog »
Check out the e-book databases: EBSCO eBooks, Gale ebooks, One Click Digital, Safari Books and TumbleBooks Cloud for kids & teens. There are also a variety of eAudiobook databases: AudioCloud, EBSCO eAudio and TumbleBooks for beginner readers.
There are more than 100 online resources FREE to you. We have dozens of educational databases including Gale Resources for students, along with the DoD Peterson’s Education Center for practice tests, scholarship and college information and the new COMEX Streaming Video CLEP study guides. Other databases available: Morning Star Investment, National Geographic Online, EBSCO Small Engine Repair, Gale Chilton Auto Repair and more.
Ask any library staff member how to go electronic today! Get the access information at the library. For more information or assistance with any online service, please call the base library at 731-4738.
Almost 3 dozen online resources are available on Military OneSource-DoD MWR Library Resources.
To access online resources:
• Go to Military OneSource
• Create your own account
• Under the side menu bar: Quick Links
• Select “DoD/MWR Library Resources”
• Select the Resource’s icon you would like to access
• No password should be required
• Each library online resource may require a one-time registration
Get the access information at the library. For more information or assistance with any online service, please call the base library at 731-4738.
NEW! The Library now has 4 E-Readers loaded with all 57 study guides for CLEP and Dantes, for check-out. Airmen deployed to the missile field will have priority for checking out. For more details on this new service, please stop by the Library.
The Air Force Zinio Program is more than just another mobile reading application. It is your access to more than 650 on-line FREE magazines you love, delivering the exact same material you get in print, plus exclusive features like video, audio and live links, on your iPad, iPhone, desktop and laptop.
There is a special code to sign up. You must to stop in at the Library and get the magic word if you want the FREE magazines. You can get magazines like Aviation Week & Space Technology, Airman Magazine, Eating Well, Women’s Health, Men’s Health, Popular Mechanics, Prevention, Road & Track, Field & Stream, Martha Stewart Living, Seventeen, Food Network Magazine, and many more, free!
In addition, Zinio has access to hundreds of on-line subscriptions, and single issue magazines at a low cost to you.
Also, try the do-it-yourself auto repair with online manuals from Gale’s Chilton Automotive! Receive accurate, complete and detailed repair information on your car, truck, van or SUV from the name you trust – Chilton. Professional technicians use it; now you can too! Tune up your patron’s auto repair know-how!
Overdrive is your E-Lending Library available 24/7 and 365 days a year! Download E-books, E-audio books, music and video to your personal electronic device (Kindle, Nook, Smartphone, iPad, iPod, MP-3 player and more.) Stop by the library for assistance or access information. Access information can also be found on the Portal or MilitaryOneSource.
TumbleBooks offers world class educational videos from National Geographic, combined with lesson plans and online quizzes. TumbleBooks’ one-of-a-kind read-along format combines the flexibility of an eBook with full-length, professional narration and highlighted text so kids can follow along. Search an online collection of eBooks and read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos and audio books! All books are available with unlimited access, all the time, from any device with an internet connection.
* Also for children: TumbleBook for Beginning Readers Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love. TumbleReadables is a collection of read-along titles for elementary, middle school and high school students.
MANGO is BACK! With 12 languages: Latin American Spanish, Italian, German, Tagalog, Castilian Spanish, Russian, French, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Hawaiian, and Latin.
Mango Languages is an online interactive language learning system teaching practical conversation skills for a variety of popular languages. The engaging interactive lessons are not only fun, they are designed to increase your ability to use the language skills you develop. Use Mango along with other language learning programs to increase your learning capabilities.
Click on Library Catalog for the link.
Stop by the Library for password information. No cost to you!
EBSCO Explora! interface provides an exciting and easy way for primary school students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Students will be riveted by the colorful, animated interface, complete with erupting volcanoes and a dinosaur guide, as they gather information on a wide range of topics. EBSCO Explora! offers Lexile limiters (reading level), making it easy for students to read and research only appropriately challenging materials.
Take up to 5 non-credit continuing education classes at one time with six months to complete each course. Choose from over 500 online courses offered with live instructors in subjects including computer programs, arts & crafts, real estate, homeschooling, science, test preparation and more. Course list also includes subjects that will help you prep for CLEP, Dantes, and other educational tests.
These non-credit courses are provided for your personal enrichment. These courses are not intended to be a substitute for any state, government, licensing or educational requirements. Universal Class is a product of RBDigital.
Use the CLEP exams to further your educational goals! You can now stream review lessons to phones, tablets and computers. Stop by the library for login information to the site. Exam topics include algebra, government, literature, biology, business, chemistry, vocabulary, social sciences, history and more! Stop by the library for access information.
AudioBookCloud is an online collection of audio books for adults, teens and children *. You can choose from many different categories that include fiction, non-fiction, classics and even Spanish language audio books. You can access AudioBookCloud through Military OneSource.
NO COST TO YOU!
OneClickdigital from Recorded Books provides access to downloadable MP3 and WMA audiobook-all iPod compatible. OneClickdigital has the largest collection of digital audiobooks, including exclusive content from Recorded Books, as well as titles from all major publishers.
• Thousands of multi-access titles
• Highest quality audio files
• Exclusive releases
GALE Student Resources offers cross-curricular content aligned to Common Core State Standards, and presents that material in the way most useful for students. This unique portal provides stellar support for papers, projects, and presentations that reinforce development of skills like critical thinking and problem solving; communication; collaboration; creativity; and innovation.
Safari Books offers endless learning opportunities with unlimited online access to the world’s largest technical, business and design library. Explore a variety of topics, including product management, website programming, game development, finance and more!
• Studying for a CLEP or Dantes test, ASVAB or AFOQT? This website has study guides and practice tests for these popular tests.
• Look for a school that offers the degree you want to study
• Look for a scholarship or financial aid
• Learn to write an application essay
• Get career advice
• Get help for taking tests, learn math and verbal skills or get information by checking out the Online Academic Skills Course (OASC)
Stop by the Library or the Education Center for the access and password information. No cost to you!
“Libraries have gone Electronic, Get Access through your Base Library”
Gale Online Reference Resources is an online collection of journals, periodicals, magazines, books, digital, audio and video clips available through your base library.
It also includes research and College level journals and references, homework help, “Opposing Viewpoints” to win any argument and general research tools for middle and high school students.
There is even information and colorful visuals for elementary students.
There are also hundreds of health related periodicals so you can take good care of yourself.