The library has both wireless [ Wi-Fi ] and high speed Internet acccess. We have several state-of-the-art PC's to help you with your research. All computers have printers and the latest PC software. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will be happy to assist you with any of your research needs. We carry a wide variety of books, including fiction, mysteries, westerns, Sci-Fi, and more. Looking for the latest best sellers? We've got them! Our Biography and general non-fiction collections are comprehensive and current.
- Free Internet, Wi-Fi, copier, fax, and scanner
- Suggest your favorite book or movie and we will do our best to purchase the item for you!
- We can borrow books from all of the 16 Marine Corps Libraries at your request
- Over 2,700+ movies on DVD
- Educational children’s DVDs
- Award-winning and bestselling novels.
- Non-Fiction: Americana to World History
- Biographies on famous people from A to Z
- Travel Guides: USA, Europe, Asia, etc.
- Marine Reading List with all the current titles
- Audio Books (fiction and non-fiction bestsellers)
- Over 250 free online magazines and newspapers streamed to your smartphone, tablet, or computer.
- Database search on magazines, newspapers, and journal full-text articles
- Conference Room available for meetings
- iPads for in library use
- Free Notary Public service, by appointment only, 1 pm - 4 pm, Monday - Friday, Phone: 619.524.8111
- Marine Corps History Section and reading area
- First Lady of the Marine Corps Reading List
- Exceptional Family Member Program section
- Law Enforcement
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MARINE CORPS PROFESSIONAL READING LIST
Current, topical titles provided by Marine Corps University.
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• USMC MCCS Libraries - The Library Catalog of the Marine Corps Community Services
• Library Resources (Magazine list, Services & Collections and Newspaper list) PDF
Building 7 West
Located on the Parade Deck
Marine Corps Recruit Depot Library
Monday - Friday 0830 - 1700
Saturday 0830 - 1700
Sunday 1300 - 1700
Closed Federal holidays
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