Base Library

Building 722, (321) 494-6881

Hours of Operation
Sun & Mon - closed
Tue - Thu, 10 am - 6 pm
Fri, 10 am - 5 pm
Sat, Noon - 5 pm

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Dial-a-Story Line: Available 24/7 - call 494-6882.

STORY TIME AT THE LIBRARY

  • Mar 27: Bunny Time
  • Apr 3: Fun with Shel Silverstein
  • Apr 10: Brothers and Sisters
  • Apr 17: All About Libraries
  • Apr 24: Arbor Day! Read for Trees!
  • May 1: Asian American Pacific Island Heritage
  • May 8: Mother's Day
  • May 15: Military Kids
  • May 22: It's World Turtle Day!
  • May 29: The Cat's Meow
  • Jun 1: Summer Reading Begins!

Get ready for NATIONAL POETRY MONTH!

The library is holding its 4th Annual Poetry Contest! Entries will be accepted thru Apr 10. Poems can be on any topic and should be one page in length. Please include your name, age and contact information on all submissions. Entries will be divided by age group and judged by an impartial group. Winners will be notified directly. Call for details.

Registered Patrick AFB Library customers can download free music!

Customers must come to the library to register for access. Once registered, our users can go to: Freegal Music, log in and download four songs per week for the entire year.

Interested in learning something new?

Patrick AFB Library in partnership with Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), and the Air Force Library Program is pleased to announce the introduction of Universal Class Library Edition, a powerful new online continuing education service designed specifically for use by the patrons of public libraries.

ZINIO

Sign up for Zinio today! ZINIO

UNIVERSAL CLASS

Continuing online education classes (non-credit courses) Call for details!

TRANSPARENT LANGUAGE

Learn 80 included languages - online class. Sign up at the library!

Free for checkout:

Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii, and Playstat ion 3 games are available for one-week check out and are absolutely free! All you need to play is your library card! Or, reserve a time and play using our in-house Xbox with Kinect system!

Online Research Databases:

Contact Base Library for access information

Library Resources Include:

  • Best sellers in print, on audio and downloadable formats
  • CSAF Reading List / http://www.af.mil/information/csafreading/index.asp
  • High-Speed Internet Access (WI-FI hot-spot)
  • Workstations with Microsoft Office Software
  • Movies on DVD& Blu Ray
  • Games for Xbox, Wii and Playstation
  • Spanish Language Collection
  • Children's and Young Adult collections
  • Copier and Fax service
    • Copies = 15 cents per page
    • Local/toll free/receive fax : no charge
    • Long distance fax: $2 first page and $1 every additional
    • International fax: $6 first page and $2 every additional

Additional database resources are available via the Air Force Portal. See library staff for access assistance.

Lifelong Learning & Education Resources

  • CLEP/Dante's test prep materials in print, DVD and on iPod
  • College and Homeschooling support collection featuring diverse content on audio and DVD
  • Early literacy resources
  • Inter-Library Loan Service
  • Private study rooms
  • Private Media rooms
  • Fully Equipped Conference Room

Educational Links

On Base and Local University Links