Events

Summer Reading Program: June 1 – August 2
“It’s Showtime at your Library!” Join the Eglin Digital Library for ourSummer Reading Program, with fun programs and incentives for all ages! More details are soon to come. Registration begins Monday, May 20, in-person at the Library or online at eglinlibrary.com. Don’t miss the Kick-Off Party on Monday, June 3 from 10 am-12 pm in Bldg 825.

Toddler/Story Time
The Eglin Library will host Toddler/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.

AGES 0-2: First & Third Tuesdays
AGES 3-4: Second & Fourth Tuesdays

Computers Open for Test Prep: Every Wednesday | 9 am-Noon
Several computer stations will be specially reserved at the Eglin Digital 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, May 15
10 am – 11 am

Wednesday, July 17
10 am – 11 am

Introduction to Library Resources
Learn more about free resources from the library! Bring your own smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Registration is required. Call 882-9308 or email eglinlibrary@gmail.com. Brain HQ: Brain-training system that offers 29 exercises specialized to work out your attention, brain speed, memory, people skills, navigation, and intelligence.

Tuesday, April 23
1 pm – 2 pm

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!