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Please Note: The Kleber Branch Library will be CLOSED 6 May

Kleber Branch Library

From story hours and summer reading programs for children to book discussion groups, the Library has something for everyone.

Librarians and Library Technicians are available to help you in your search to find quick answers, and point you to the best sources for in-depth research. They can also assist in looking for colleges online, preparing for college entrance exams and finding college level material to write papers.

The library also offers an online account where patrons may order/request books or purchase music.

 On the U.S. Army Europe Libraries Web site

Amenities
  • Handicap accessiblity
  • After hours book drop
  • Tours
Equipment
  • Research computers
  • Recreational computers
  • Photocopiers: 15 free black and white
  • Portable DVD players
Services
  • Children's Area
  • Juvenile area
Frequently Asked Questions

1. How can I get to the library website?

Our library website can be found by searching the keyword "US Army libraries Europe" through Google or feel free to go directly to the Army Europe Libraries website.

2. How do I become a library cardholder?

Stop in to any Army Library to complete a short library registration form and show a valid ID. A sponsor or sponsor's spouse must be present if you are under 18. Your Army Europe Libraries account gives you borrowing privileges at every location throughout Europe. For your convenience, you can also fill out the application online. Print it out, fill it in, and take it to your nearest library. Show a valid ID to a library staff that identifies you as an authorized user of the Army Europe Libraries system, and you will be issued an account. Your valid ID or CAC card serves as your library card.

3. Is there a limit on the number of books to be checked out at a time?

No, patrons are authorized to check out up to 100 books on an account; however, we do place a limit restriction on DVDs.

4. Can I check out books, movies, and CD's together?

Yes, patrons are welcome to mix and match our services and check out a wide variety of products at one time.

5. How long may I check items out for?

Materials can be checked out:

  • Movies: 1 week
  • TV Series: 2 weeks
  • Video games: 1 week
  • Books: 3 weeks
  • Music CDs: 3 weeks
  • Audiobooks: 3 weeks

In addition items can be renewed up to twice if no reserve has been placed on the item – renewing is possible as long as an item is not in overdue status.

6. Can I request or borrow items from other Army Libraries?

Items from other libraries can be reserved by logging into your MyAccount or through a request in person/telephone/email at the library.

7. What happens if I lose or damage a library item?

Accidents happen, please don't stress! In accordance with AR 735-17 Accounting for Library Materials, compensation must be made for lost or damaged library materials. Army libraries are not authorized to accept monetary compensation for lost items. Contact the librarian at the owning library to be given a title to be purchased as a replacement and for a copy of the IMCOM-E Replacement Policy. Items must be submitted with the sales receipt.

8. How will I get notified if a library item is past due?

An automatic email is generated when an item is overdue; automatic emails are generated 3 times prior to a patron's account becoming billed and reportable.

9. What kind of events or promotions do you put on?

The Libraries offer programming throughout the year so please check the website for current and upcoming information. As well, the library offers a monthly calendar in house and online.

10. Can you download E-books to your phone or tablet?

Yes. you CAN download free ebooks, e-audiobooks as well as stream DVD's to your device. Simply go to the library's webpage for e-content and follow the easy instructions; as well you can bring your device to any Army Library for friendly hands-on assistance with downloading e-content.

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EFMP Sensory Storytime at the Landstuhl Library

May 20 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
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Talented Toddlers Storytime

Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that includes early literacy fun with books, songs, fingerplays and body movement.

May 21 10 am
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Full STEAM Ahead Makerspace

A makerspace that focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics through fun and interactive activities.

May 21 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Lapsit Storytime

May 22 9 am
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Junior Geniuses

May 22 10 am
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EFMP Sensory Storytime at the Baumholder Library

May 22 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Baby Brilliance

A fun storytime with songs, fingerplays, and more.

May 23 11 am - 12 pm
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2024 Summer Reading Program Begins in Kaiserslautern

This year the program slogan is "Read, Renew, Repeat"

Jun 5 10 am - 6 pm

Teen Board Game Night

Come and connect with other like-minded people!

Jun 13 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Teen Board Game Night

Come and connect with other like-minded people!

Jun 13 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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German Storytime at the Library

A great way for children to start a second language.

Jun 20 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

German Storytime at the Library

A great way for children to start a second language.

Jun 20 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Summer Reading Program

2024 Army MWR Library Summer Reading Program Sign up and start reading this summer! Track your reading minutes and earn prizes along the way. Register in person at your post library or here (online).

Summer Reading Program

2024 Army MWR Library Summer Reading Program Sign up and start reading this summer! Track your reading minutes and earn prizes along the way. Register in person at your post library or here (online).

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