Events

Summer Reading Program: June 1 – August 2
“It’s Showtime at your Library!” Join the Eglin Library for our Summer Reading Program, with fun programs and incentives for all ages! Registration begins Monday, May 20, in-person at the Library or online at eglinlibrary.com. Keep up to date with events on our SRP calendar! We have some awesome programs coming up that require registration so remember to call or email to sign up! All programs are free and you must have base access to attend. Thanks and happy reading!

Story Time
Ages 0-5 welcome! The Eglin Library will host Story Time at the Bubble, Building 2579 at 10 am. Join us for stories, games, crafts, and more! No sign up is required. Building located between the Fire Station and Eglin Elementary.

Computers Open for Test Prep: Every Wednesday | 9 am-Noon
Several computer stations will be reserved at the library every Wednesday for practice testing utilizing the EBSCO LearningExpress suite for DoD Test Prep. This eLearning resource provides access to:

  • Military test prep (ASTB-E, ASVAB, Military Flight Aptitude Test, Officer Candidate Tests, etc.)
  • CLEP, DSST, TOEFL iBT, IELTS, SAT prep
  • Resources for military transition to civilian careers
  • Career certification exam prep for a wide range of occupations

… and much, much more. Plus, the SCORE MY TEST feature submits your answers for immediate scoring and analysis. Reservations are not required; just walk in and test well!

How to Download Library E-Resources
Learn how to take advantage of free access to books, films, magazines, and more from the comfort of your own home. Databases to be covered – Overdrive, Hoopla, and RBDigital. Bring your own smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Registration is required. Call 882-9308 or email eglinlibrary@gmail.com.

Wednesday, July 17
10 am – 11 am

Tech Basics
The library offers one-on-one Tech Basic sessions covering these skills: library catalog and online resources, downloading or streaming the library’s ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines, and internet searching. Sessions take place Wednesday afternoons and Friday mornings. Please check the event calendar for upcoming sessions or call 882-9309. Walk ins welcome.

Research Assistance Offered
If you are returning to school, the library offers assistance with the use of research databases. We are available to walk you through the databases offered by the Air Force and by your school. One-on-one sessions are available and classes are welcome also. Walk-ins welcome!