The Library’s mission is to provide the military and civilian community with effective, professionally administered library service. The Library seeks to enhance the quality of life for the military and the community at large on Fort Meade.
The Library is located at 4418 Llewellyn Avenue next door to the Main Post Chapel and adjacent to Burba Lake.
Borrowing privileges are generally extended to those who have an affiliation with either the Department of Defense or Fort Meade itself. All material is checked out for a period of three weeks with two renewals allowed provided it is not on reserve for another patron.
Lost or damaged material must be reported and restitution made in accordance with AR 735-17, Property Accountability, Accounting for Library Materials.
When the Library is closed, material may be returned in the outside book drop.
Online catalog: http://mylibraryus.armybiznet.com/search~S38
For first-time users, click on “New to My Account” in order to acquire a Personal Identification Number (PIN). You must ensure that the email address you enter to create your PIN is the same email address you submitted to the Library when you registered as a borrower. Once your PIN is established, this enables to renew your own books or request materials can then be be purchased.
With an AKO account, a number of academic databases can be accessed. On the AKO homepage, https://www.us.army.mil/suite/designer, click on the “Self Service” pull down box and then click on “My Library.”
The Library has both Common Access Card (CAC) computers and regular public access computers that access the Internet.
There is a digital sender and a fax machine available for public usage.
Picture books • Juvenile fiction/non-fiction • Videos • Storytime