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MCRD San Diego Library

Just for kids & teens!

Digital Library Resources

Welcome to the DoD MWR Digital Library! For access to online digital library resources, including ebooks, databases, streaming movies and more, click here: DoD MWR Digital Library Kanopy Kids, Scholastic Teachables,, and much, much more are all available and geared towards kids and teens. 

DoD MWR Digital Library Access is available to all eligible patrons:

  • Active duty military (Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, and Coast Guard).
  • Members of the Reserve components and National Guard.
  • Retired military, including retired from the Reserves and National Guard.
  • Medal of Honor recipients and veterans with 100% service-connected disabilities.
  • Eligible family members who are officially sponsored (ID card holder) by authorized patrons in the above categories.
  • DOD and Coast Guard civilians, including appropriated and non-appropriated fund employees, when stationed outside the United States; stateside eligibility contingent upon resource availability.

These are generalized categories; eligibility per DoDI 1015.10.

MCRD San Diego Library has Launchpads for checkout!

Launchpads are designed for children and are preloaded with high quality, ad-free apps that are both fun and educational. Apps are grouped onto the tablets by subject area, theme, grade level, and age, making it easy for parents and kids to choose a tablet with the content most appealing and appropriate to them.





We also offer Early Literacy Computers, designed specifically for our younger patrons ages 2-8; these stations feature fun, interactive and engaging content in math, science & nature, social studies & geography, reading, art & music, writing & computer skills, and reference.


Teen Computers are here! Located in the Family Room, separate from the Main Computer Lab, priority for using these computers is given to teen patrons needing to complete homework, print, and access the Internet.


The MCRD San Diego Library offers hundreds of picture books, board books, early readers, graphic novels for kids and young adults, and young adult fiction and non-fiction!

In addition, newly released DVD movies for kids, and magazines specifically geared for kids are available for check out too!