A wealth of information awaits you at the Base Library. Our collection includes books for all ages, DVDs, CD-ROMs, magazines, audio books on tape, CD, and MP3, music on CD, CLEP and DANTES study materials, new releases and special collections.
All military members and their families, military retirees and their family members, DoD civilians and their family members, DoD contractor personnel working at Fairchild, and on-base students are eligible for library accounts. If you are under 18, your parent or guardian must provide identification and sign the application.
Some of the services offered by the library:
Wireless internet access
Computers with internet access & CAC readers
Scanners, color and b&w laser printers
Children's computers with games
Coin-operated copy machine
Send/receive faxes (some restrictions apply)
Periodical & e-book databases to support scholarly research
Meeting rooms and study carrels
Preschool Story time: Wednesdays at 10 a.m. Weekly story time with new theme and craft each week.
Varied programs: offered year-round for adults, teens, and children
Wednesday, March 15 at 6:30 p.m.
Read "The Painter" by Peter Heller
* Book chat session. We will have multiple copies of the book available for checkout starting now. A contemporary Western about a 45 year old artist and fly fisherman named Jim Stegner struggling with his darker side. FREE and open to adults at the Library on March 15.
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.
Universal Class offers patrons a unique online education experience. With a growing catalog of over 540 courses, Universal Class is committed to providing only the most affordable and highest quality online training. Over 300,000 students around the world have benefited from Universal Class' unique instructional technologies. With real instructors guiding the learning, engaging video-based lessons, a collaborative learning environment, graded lesson tests, certificates of achievement and Continuing
Education Units available for selected courses, students enjoy an engaging and measurable learning experience that helps them master and document their educational goals. Call the Library at 247-5556 for more information.
Fairchild AFB now offers Transparent Language Online, an effective and engaging language-learning program for libraries and their patrons. The program is accessible via the Internet and will be available to USAF Active Duty, Air National Guard, Reservists, Retirees and their respective family members. AF Civilian employees and contractors who are eligible to use a USAF library are also eligible. All users must register in person at a USAF library and can then use it anywhere, anytime.
Transparent Language Online is packed full of pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing, and vocabulary building lessons for over 80 languages. Featuring top-of-the-line coursework combined with great social media resources, Transparent Language Online is a complete language-learning system. Call the Library at 247-5556 for more information.
Preschool Story Time
Every Wednesday starting at 10 a.m.
Fairchild families with children under the age of six are invited to come out to the Library’s weekly story time with a new theme and craft each week.
The Library provides FREE access to a wide variety of online resources. There is also a 24/7 tutoring service available for active duty military and their dependents. Visit the Library or call 247-5556 for details.