The newly renovated Nola Brantley Memorial Library is now Open at 721 Watson Blvd. Come by and tour the new facility. Our hours are: Monday & Thursday: 10 AM – 8 PM. Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday: 10 AM – 6 PM. Saturday: 11 AM – 3 PM. We look forward to seeing you!
Starting July 1st, the Houston County Public Library System, as well as all PINES libraries, will have a new limit on the total number of DVDs, games, and VHS tapes that may be checked out at one time.
Starting Monday, July 1st, you may have 15 items of each type checked out on your card. If you have any questions, please contact your local branch.
The iPad upgrade to iOS 6 (and the updated version of Safari) is not compatible with the current version of the Evergreen OPAC (our online catalog). Unfortunately the only solution at this time is to use an alternate browser such as Opera or Google Chrome, both of which are free in the App Store.
We are pleased to announce that our Go Fish passes have now arrived at all three branches. By checking out the Go Fish pass at your local library, you gain free admission for 6 individuals (regardless of age). Below are just a few of the many things you can do at the Go Fish facility:
- See freshwater aquariums featuring trout, largemouth bass and more…
- Explore underwater habitats from mountain streams to black water swamps
- View aquatic wildlife, including live alligators and turtles
- Catch fish in the stocked pond
- Try out the interactive shooting room
- Get ‘Reel Tips’ on how and where to fish
- Enjoy a walk on the nature trail
Attention Houston County Public Library Kindle users:
Georgia Download Destination now offers Kindle compatible ebooks. Please log on to Georgia Download Destination to check out some of the 1,500+ titles available. Click on the Online Resources tab above to access Georgia Download Destination. You must have a current Houston County Public Library card as well as your pin number to log on.
We have a new online database for our patrons to use: LearningExpress! Take practice exams for the SAT, GRE, GED, ASVAB, etc. Plus, download some ebooks to help prep yourself for your exam. All you need is your library card!
Click on the Online Resources tab to access LearningExpress today.
Click HERE to read the article 13WMAZ wrote about the Houston County Public Library System getting LearningExpress Library.