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Athens-Clarke County Library


Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m
Friday-Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Please visit the Heritage Room webpage for their hours.


2025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606

Library Closed for Labor Day

The library will be closed for Labor Day on Monday, September 7, 2015. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8.

Meet Your Young Adult Staff Party

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Tuesday, August 18, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Come and meet all the members of the Young Adult Department and eat some snacks with us!!! We will let you know what we do, how to use the library and what we are reading now! We might even have some books to give away. Open to teens 11-18. Questions? Call 706-613-3650, ext. 329, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Friends Summer Book Sale set for August 13-15

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Did you read all your new books while sitting on the beach this summer? Refresh your shelf at the Friends of the Library Summer Book Sale! The sale begins Thursday, August 13, and lasts through Saturday, August 15, at the Athens-Clarke County Library. The sales will feature thousands of gently used books, including fiction, non-fiction, children's books, hardbacks, paperbacks, audio books, CDs and more. It's our biggest summer sale yet!

Dates and times:

  • Thursday, August 13, 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Friday, August 14, 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 15, 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • *Saturday is Bag Day: Fill a grocery bag with books for $10 all day!

All proceeds from the sale directly fund programs at the library.

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