All branches of the Houston County Public Library in Centerville, Perry and Warner Robins are currently open during our regular business hours.

A few items to note:

  • We want our community and staff to be safe, so we ask everyone to wear a mask.
  • Items can be returned and will be in quarantined before being checked in. No fines will be charged.
  • There is limited computer services per day per patron.
  • We are limiting the total number of people in each building along with a large range of other protective measures.
  • Book donations can be made in the red Friends of the Library book drops. We are not taking inside book donations at this time. Please call the library before dropping off large donations.

If you have other questions, you can call me at 478-987-3050 x5 or email me at jspaulk@houpl.org.

J. Sara Paulk, Director, Houston County Public Library.

Employment Opportunity

Houston County Public Library is seeking an energetic, self-motivated, and team oriented employee. Candidates must have excellent customer service skills, communication skills via in-person, phone and email, and be detail oriented. Candidates must employ good computer skills, organizational skills, problem solving skills, and work a flexible schedule.

19 hours per week
$7.75 per hour
Position open until filled


Background Check Form
Employment application

Georgia Fish Art Contest

Houston County Libraries invite all young artist to participate in the Georgia Fish Art Contest.

The Fish Art Contest was inspired by a 5th grader’s homework assignment and has grown into an international competition introducing young people to the wonders of fish, the joy of fishing and the importance of aquatic conservation. The Fish Art Contest uses art, science and creative writing to foster connections to the outdoors and inspire the next generation of stewards.

More information and registration forms can be found at www.FishArt.org

The Houston County Public Library System is seeking proposals for a Renovations Project at our Nola Brantley Memorial Library, 721 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins GA 31093.

There will be a mandatory pre-bid meeting on Tuesday, January 12 at 10am at Nola Brantley Memorial Library. Questions asked at that time will be collected and responded to within five business days. No other walk-throughs or meetings will be provided.

Nola Brantley Architectural Drawings

Event Passes Available

Update:  Starting Monday December 7, 2020 the Atlanta Zoo DVD will again be available for checkout at all Houston County Public Libraries. 

There are changes for redeeming the free admission pass.

  • Free admission passes may be redeemed Monday through Friday only
  • Free admission passes are good for three (3) free admissions
  • Free admission pass redeemable for four (4) weeks after issue date
  • Walkup admissions are allowed but patrons are encouraged to call ahead or visit What you should know before you visit the Atlanta Zoo

The Georgia State ParkPass, Go Fish Pass, Macon Museum Pass, Chattahoochee Nature Center, Georgia Aquarium and the Center for Puppetry Arts passes are also available to check out.

More info here >>  Event Passes


Georgia’s public libraries provide $732.8 million in state economic impact

Georgia’s libraries impact our community’s lives in some many ways. Thanks to a report completed by Georgia Public Library Services and the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, we now have proof of how libraries provide much more than just books.

For every $1 invested in Georgia’s public libraries, the community gains $3.21 in goods and services plus indirect economic benefit.

Read more about how libraries impact local communities


Houston County Public Library System publishes an annual report every year. Click on the infographs below to see to see how we have provided for our community.