Base Library

Base Library

Phone & Location

719-333-4665
333-3198

In the Community Center
5136 Redtail Drive  Suite H103

Hours

Monday — Thursday  8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday & Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Sunday

Information

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.

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

​Special Collections @ the Library (cont'd.)

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

USAF Library Reserve  (call library 719-333-4665 for Login ID)
SIRSI OPAC (online public access catalog)