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Rota MWR Library services 

Please read the reopening instruction below to help ensure the health and safety of everyone. If you violate these rules, you risk losing your access to the library.

Reopening Instruction

  • All patrons must wear a cloth face covering at all times in the facility.
  • All patrons must maintain social distancing (6 feet/2 meters) in the facility.
  • All patrons must sanitize hands upon entering the facility.
  • Study area and conference room are available by reservation only.
  • Book return is available everyday at one of the two outdoor MWR drop boxes. Materials will be quarantined for five days before reshelving.
  • Library Maximum Capacity: 40 patrons
  • TV Room Maximum Capacity: 4 patrons (unless family members)

Story Time
Every Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the MWR Library, reservations are required.

Computer Usage Rules

  • All patrons must request computer use from a library staff member.
  • No more than one hour of computer time permitted when patrons are waiting.

MWR Library

A world of knowledge is at your fingertips at the MWR Library. Whether you’re a college student researching a term paper or you’d just like to find information on the Internet, the MWR Library has all the information you need. There are thousands of books, magazines, and newspapers available. Every month, the Library receives the latest book releases of every genre for all age groups.

The U.S. Navy General Library Program has developed an easier way to access a variety of free online library resources. These resources are available to Navy families and the civilians that support them on bases around the world. Keep those kids reading all summer long! Check out the Navy's updated General Library web page with great summer reading suggestions! https://www.navymwr.org/programs/librariesrmy and Air Force e-library

If you are a member of the Air Force or Army, please see the downloads section to access your e-library. Please do not hesitate to contact the Library if you need any assistance.


Remote Learning Stations are available!

No Wi-Fi at home? Safe learning spaces with free internet access are now available for elementary, middle and high school students to participate in remote and virtual classroom instruction and complete required assignments.

How to use/request reservations:

  • Reservations are required. Walk-ins permitted.
  • Reservations will be for one two-hour time slot during normal operating hours for the library.
  • Reservations can be made each day for your child(ren). 
  • Computers are available for student use.
  • Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult (18 years and older).
  • Family units can share a learning station.
  • Families cannot join other families. One family per learning station.
  • Cloth face coverings are required at all times within the facility.

To make a reservations or for more information, please call 956-82-2418 or DSN 727-2418.
 

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Library: Book of the Month

July Book of the Month

 

Mornings with Monet: Rosenstock, Barb, GrandPre, Mary: 9780525708179:  Amazon.com: Books

MORNINGS WITH MONET
By Barb Rosenstock

Claude Monet is one of the world's most beloved artists and he became famous during his own lifetime. He rejected a traditional life laid out clean and smooth before him. Instead he chose a life of art. But not just any art, a new way of seeing it that came to be called impressionism. Monet loved to paint what he saw around him, particularly the Seine River. He was initially rejected for using bright colors, tangled brushstrokes and condemned for his impressions. But soon art dealers and collectors were lining up each morning to see as Monet saw. Monet, however, waited only for the light. The changing light...

The Van Gogh Deception (The Lost Art Mysteries): Amazon.es: Deron R. Hicks,  Hicks: Libros en idiomas extranjeros

THE VAN GOGH DECEPTION
By Deron R. Hicks

When a young boy is discovered in Washington’s D.C. National Gallery without any recollection of who he is, so begins a high-stakes race to unravel the greatest mystery of all: his identity. As the stakes continue to rise, the boy must piece together the disjointed clues of his origins while using his limited knowledge to stop one of the greatest art frauds ever attempted. Digitally interactive, this museum mystery offers QR codes woven throughout the book that bring renowned paintings to readers’ fingertips.

Navy endorsement not implied.

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Library: DoD Civilian Retiree Card

Are you a retired DoD civilian?  
For information on how to receive your DoD Civilian Retiree Card, visit Uniformed Serviced ID Card.

What is the purpose of the card?
Since many retired DoD civilians have no way of identifying their association with the Department of Defense, this card provides them with a trusted credential to establish their identity and affiliation. Some, but not all, military installations allow retired civilians access to MWR facilities with proper identification.

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MWR Digital Library

Navy MWR Digital Library

At the home page click the Digital link, and then Register for a DS Logon.
You’ll be asked to select your DS Logon registration method:

  1.  I have a Common Access Card (CAC) with an accessible card reader.
  2.  I have a Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) myPay account. 
  3.  None of the above conditions apply, however at least one of the following conditions is true:
  •  I am a Veteran
  •  I am a Dependent of a Veteran
  •  I am a Survivor of a Veteran
  •  I am registered in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS)

 

 

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Looking for a specific book in our catalogue? Would you like to reserve a book in our catalogue or request a loan from another library? Using the Library Online Catalogue, search for any desired materials and fill out our request form and we will contact you as soon as we have tracked down a copy.