Renew/Holds


Online Card Catalog: The Eglin Library holds 4,000 items in its circulating collections – books, movies, study guides, and audiobooks. Login using your entire library card number above to place holds, renew items, or search the collection.

You can place up to 15 items on hold at a time. Please note there are compatibility issues with .mil computers. We recommend using a personal device to renew or place holds. You can also call 850.882.9308 or email eglinlibrary@gmail.com.

How do I keep items longer? Can I renew them online? Yes, you can renew, extend or recheck-out several ways:

  1. Online: Login with your Library Card (barcode #)
  2. Call: 850.882.9308
  3. Email: eglinlibrary@gmail.com
  4. You can also drop by with or without the items and make your request in person

You can place a Hold:

  1. Online: Login with your Library Card (barcode #)
  2. Call: 850.882.9308
  3. Email: eglinlibary@gmail.com
  4. Holds will be available for 5 business days.

Login using your entire library card number. Please add eglinlibrary@gmail.com to your contacts list in order to receive overdue notices/renewal notices or check your spam folder. Overdue notices sent as a courtesy.

What items do you have available for checkout?

  • Adult Fiction/Non-Fiction/Biography
  • Children and Young Adult Fiction/Non-Fiction/Biography
  • CLEP and DSST Study Guides
  • ACT/SAT/ASVAB/AFOQT Study Guides
  • New Movies on Blu-Ray and DVD (Search by keyword. Enter DVD to search movie collection).
  • Language Learning Books and Audiobooks
  • Video Games

Are there any Overdue fines? Military libraries do not charge Overdue fines. You are signing out government property; the expectation is that you will use it respectfully and return it in a timely manner.

What happens when I lose or damage a Library book or other property? AFI 34-101 16.17. Replacing or paying for lost, damaged or destroyed materials. The library program manager must ensure borrowers replace or reimburse the library for all lost, damaged or destroyed materials. (T-3). Lost, damaged or destroyed materials are replaced with a new copy of the same title or a title selected and approved by the librarian. The patron reimburses the library for lost or damaged materials IAW the standard payment procedures outlined in Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) 7010.1-R, General Accounting and Finance Systems at Base Level. If you have trouble finding the exact replacement contact the Library staff for alternatives, 850.882.9308.

I am going TDY and need to keep things longer. If you are going TDY, please let us know when you check out. We will give you a special Due Date based on your trip time frame. Deployments are usually too long for this service, but ask us and we’ll try to assist you.

RENEWAL/OVERDUE POLICY
Checkout/Hold Limit – You may have up to 15 items total checked out on your card at one time. We will hold items for 5 business days. Combined total of 15 DVDs/Blu-ray/Books/Audiobooks at one time. Limit of 2 new items allowed.

Books, Audiobooks, Language CDs, Board Games, Puzzles, DVDs and Blu-Ray

  • Checkout period: 14 days
  • Limit of 15 items allowed
  • 2 renewals unless requested by another borrower

New DVDs and Blu-Ray

  • Checkout period: 7 days
  • Limit of 2 new items allowed
  • no renewals

Video Games/Kindle Fire/ Samsung Galaxy/Playaway Launchpads/Kits

  • Checkout period: 14 days
  • Limit of 2 items allowed
  • 2 renewals unless requested by another borrower

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CLEP – The College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP) helps you receive college credit for what you already know, for a fraction of the cost of a college course. Developed by the College Board, CLEP is the most widely accepted credit-by-examination program, available at more than 2,900 colleges and universities. Pass any of the 33 CLEP exams and achieve your college and career goals.