Base Library

Located in the Community Center
5136 Redtail Dr, Suite H103
(719) 333- 4665/3198

 

Children's Story Times
Tiny Talons: for children ages 0-3 years old; every second and fourth Wednesday at 10 a.m.
Preschool Story Time: every Friday at 10 a.m.

Reading Programs
Blue & Silver Book Club: for preschoolers through 8th grade; coordinated with the AF Athletic Dept
Summer Reading Program: runs for five weeks during July and August

FREE Books and Magazines
Free paperbacks & magazines are available in the vestibule of the library. If you have old magazines or books you wish to give away, please bring them to the library vestibule. Donations of books, DVDs, music CDs, audio books are always welcomed by the library. Tax gift receipts are given upon request for donated materials.

Cadet Information
http://afac.sdp.sirsi.net/client/en_US/base

Services Offered

Computers with Internet access and Microsoft Office Suite (all keyboards have CAC card readers)

Copy Machine: 10 cents per page

Fax Machine (a calling card is required for all non-local calls)

Printing (there is no fee, but we ask that you bring your own paper)

Scanner

TV with DVD/VCR

Typewriter

Universal Classes (come to the library for access information)

Wireless & Internet Computers


Special Collections @ the Library

Audio Book Downloads (Overdrive)

Audio Book Players (Playaways)

Battle of the Books

Bestsellers

Cassette/CD listening station

Children's Room

DVD movies

Education Resources (CLEP, etc.)

Electronic Books (Net Library)

Games & Puzzles

Graphic Novels

Language Resources (RosettaStone, Pimsleur, etc.)

Magazines & Newspapers

Music CDs

Online Language (Transparent Language: sign up at the library, but can use it on any computer)

Online Research Databases


Loan Period & Material Types

Books, Talking Books & Music CDs circulate for 3 weeks with 2 renewals*

DVDs & Videos circulate for 1 week with 2 renewals.*

Books - Fiction, Non-Fiction, Large Print, Children's, Juvenile and Young Adult.

Books on CD/Cassette & Playaway MP3s - Adult & Children's Fiction, Non-Fiction & Languages.

DVDs & Videos - Adult, Children's Fiction & Non-Fiction. DVDs limited to 5 per family at any one time.

McNaughton's Leased Books contain many Best Sellers and newer titles of interest.

Music CDs - limit to 10 at any one time.

Magazines & Newspapers - Current Issues are non-circulating. Older issues circulate for 3 weeks, no renewals.

Education Collection - CLEP, ASVAB & DANTES and other study materials circulate for 3 weeks with 2 renewals.*

Language Collection - Books, Audio Materials, Pimsleur and RosettaStone.

Games & Puzzles - a variety of strategy games and puzzles for all ages are available for checkout for 3 weeks.

*unless requested by another patron


Overdrive Audio book Downloads

http://af.lib.overdrive.com (call library for Login ID)

http://afac.sirsi.net SIRSI OPAC (online public access catalog)

Hours of
Operation

Mon.-Thu.
8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Fri. & Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m