Information Learning Center



Information Learning Center

Bldg. 1531

Hanscom AFB 01731



Monday-Friday: 8am-4pm
Tutor Services
Exam Proctor Agreement Form
Patron Registration Form
At the Information Learning Center there are a wide variety of learning tools such as free access to online tools and local libraries within the Minuteman Library Network, a public access computer lab, scanner, printers, and Wi-Fi. The center also offers access to online materials and services such as databases, eBooks, audiobooks, tutors and more on our computers or at your home.


You can borrow books, language tools, DVDs, eBooks, audiobooks, testing study aids, and more. Information sheets on how to access databases, eBooks, audiobooks and study aids online are available. Materials are available to check out for up to 30 days.


An Information Learning Center technician is available to help locate what you need.


We offer books, Ebooks, audiobooks, Chief of Staff Reading List, OneClick Digital, Overdrive, and
TumbleBooks Library to assist you in tutoring.


Use Rosetta Stone, Playaway Language Learning or Language University to help you with language learning. Request Rosetta Stone by emailing

Research and Test Taking

Helpful Sites for Research

Testing aids at the ILC

  • Arms Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB)

  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE)

  • Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

  • Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT)

Testing Aids Education & Training Center

  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

  • Dantes Standardized Subject Test (DSST).

Proctoring Service

This is a free service for active duty military and employees. There is a $20 fee for all others. We can host study groups, meetings, presentations, trainings and more. Our Internet café has 3 Macs, 2 Macbook Pros, and 2 CAC enabled laptops available for use. You are also welcome to bring your own computer or check out a laptop. For more information please call 781-225-6618.

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Minuteman Library Network

With approximately 43 libraries in the Minuteman Library Network, the network contains a variety of catalogs consisting of digital, virtual, mobile and others. You can find a booklist of all the books within the network from adult, teen and kids. Those in need of research and information material there are databases, eJournals and community information database available.

To obtain a Library card for any of the local libraries, you must present Proof of Identification (a valid driver's license, Massachusetts State ID card, Passport or student ID card). Or show proof of your current address (a utility bill, etc). Your card can be used at all public libraries in the Minuteman Library Network. Please visit the Minuteman Library Network website for general information, resources, services and events near you.

  • Bedford Public Library: 7 Mudge Way Bedford, MA 01730 | Phone: 781-275-9440 | Website: 

  • Cary Memorial Public Library: 1874 Massachusetts Ave Lexington MA 02420 | Phone: 781-862-6288 | Website:

  • Lincoln Public Library: 3 Bedford Road, Lincoln, MA 01773 | Phone: 781-259-8465 | Website:

  • The Concord Free Library: 129 Main St, Concord, MA 01742 | Phone: 978 318-3300  | Website:

Charging Stations

The charging stations are open to everyone who has base access. It is a unit of 10 lockers that have the common charging adaptors for your phone, iPod, tablet, etc. and a plug to plug in any charging adaptor you need. You can then lock the locker with a code you create. Our request for anyone who uses the station is that they sign in here at the ILC desk.