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General Library Services

Open to all staff, patients and their families, and local active-duty and retired military and their dependents.

Enjoy the Children's section, visitor computers and Wi-Fi, newspapers and magazines, popular fiction and nonfiction books and movies. See our  highlight collection for topics of particular interest to patients & families.

General Library customers can also borrow books, DVDs, and audiobooks.

New Books & DVDs

Quick Pointers to Books

Self-Help (Psych) - 152 - 158

Finance & Investing - 331 - 332+

English Language - 423 - 428

Math - 510 - 510

US History - 973+

Military Books  - 355 - 359 (Navy & Marine Corps)

Iraq War - 956.7044

Afghanistan War - 958

Travel - 910 - 919


Why should you log in to Navy MWR Digital Library?  

Ebooks, audio books, newspapers & magazines, music, the Great Courses, auto & home repair, tutoring services, foreign language learning resources, Consumer Reports and much, much more. Click on the image above to start.


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Hours & Contacts

Library Hours:

Monday-Friday: 7:30am - 3:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Closed Federal Holidays

After Hours Access

NMCSD staff with hospital badges (vice CACs) are allowed after-hours access to the Library for mission-related purposes by request to the Officer of the Day.

NMCSD staff who regularly need after-hours entry may apply in the Library for a keyless access card.


Call: 619.532.7950


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