The Librar-e and Resource Commons

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Click here to access Online Library Materials

Access Online Library Materials

Click here for information about the College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Click here to view the 87FSS Events Calendar!

87FSS Events Calendar

Welcome to the FSS Librar-e and Resource Commons!

Bldg. 2603 Tuskegee Airmen Avenue
JB MDL McGuire

609.754.2079
Fax 609.754.5108

Hours of Operation: (updated 10/1/2021)

Monday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am – 7:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am – 7:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, Family Day, Holiday: Closed

***Click here for the Holiday Hours***

The 87FSS Librar-e and Resource Commons strives to provide essential information, educational resources, and support to our Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard and civilian patrons. The FSS Librar-e supports professional and voluntary education and offers facilities and services to enhance the quality of life for all authorized users.

Events at ‌FSS Librar-e and Resource Commons‌
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87FSS LIBRAR-E & RESOURCE COMMONS OFFERS:

Forms:
●  Email to Circulation/Reference:
– Inter-Library Loan (ILL) Requests
– Reference Questions
●  Burlington County / Ocean County Library Registration
●  Library Card – Privileges and Registration
●  Volunteer Sign-Up Form
●  Summer Reading/ Winter Reading Programs
●  Instructions for Placing Holds Online

Reference & Education:
●  Books
●  Online Database and Resources
●  Military Databases through the AF Portal, AKO/DKO
●  Database Instruction, Inter-Library Loan Service (ILL)
●  College Brochures

Computer Services:
●  37 Public PC’s, Memory Card Reader
– 23 Commercial
– 7 AFNET
– 4 Express/OPAQ
– 3 iMac computers
●  Flashdrive and CD drives, Printers and Copier, Faxing
●  Scanners and Webcam, Headphones, Laptop Station, 24/7 WiFi Access
●  Manual Typewriter
● 3D Printing Services (Available Soon!)

Book Collections:

●  Bestsellers, Non-Fiction / Fiction  ●  eBooks Online
●  Testing Study Materials (CLEP, ASVAB, DANTES, etc.)  ●  Computers & Technology
●  Biographies and History  ●  Fitness, Cooking, Crafts
●  Business and Leadership  ● Reference Books
●  Overdrive Audio Books Online  
   

Military Collections:

●  Air Force Chief of Staff Collection  ●  POW / MIA Collection
●  Army Chief of Staff  ●  Korean War Collection
●  Chief of Staff Reading Lists  ●  Leadership
●  Battle of the Bulge, McGuire/Fort Dix Ch. 60  ●  Six Sigma
●  World War II Collection  

 
Children's Programs:

●  Weekly Story Time Readings ●  Grant-Funded Programs
●  Summer Reading Program (DoD) ●  Winter Reading Program
●  Group Tours for Base Organizations ●  Holiday Presentations

 
Children's Collections:

●  EASY ●  Popular Series
●  Board books ●  Graphic Novels
●  Spanish Books ●  Juvenile Chapter Books
●  Young Adult ●  Over-sized Books
●  Fiction ●  Battle of the Books
●  Non-Fiction  
   

Languages:

●  Spanish Collection (children's fiction) ●  Mango Languages Online
●  English as a Second Language (ESL)  

 
Other Non-Print Books and Services:

●  Special Services (Audio Streaming and Large Print technology for Wounded Warriors and Veterans)
●  Facebook: 87FSS and 87FSS Librar-e & Resource Commons
●  Access to Personal Library Account SIRSI
●  Gaming (Wii, WiiU, XBox, XBox One, PS3, PS4, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DSXL)
●  Overdrive Audio Books, eBooks Online
●  DVDs (movies)

Adult Events:

●  Monthly programs, book chats, guest speakers, monthly new book collection
●  Discussion, financial programs, business seminars, Summer Reading Program, holiday cookbooks

Meeting Spaces:

●  Two study rooms, scanner, printer.

Facilities:

●  Community Bulletin Board, Lounge Areas/Atrium Reading Area, Teen Area, Children's Room, Base Maps, DSN phone, restrooms, outdoor seating

Community Partners:

●  87FSS Education Office ●  NJ Challenge Academy
●  Burlington County Library System ●  Summer Volunteers
●  Ocean County Library System ●  JB MDL Spouses' Club
●  NBHS Special Students Career Placement