Athens-Clarke County Library


2025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606


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.

Photo of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, taken March 26, 1964 by Marion S. Trikosko.  Retrieved from

Closed to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day - January 20

All libraries in the Athens Regional Library System will be closed Monday, January 20 to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr Day.

Regular hours resume on Tuesday, January 21.


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PINES will be offline statewide due to upgrades starting Saturday, January 18, 2020, 5:00 p.m., and should be back Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Some library resources will be unavailable during that time.

You CAN:
Check out materials
Download titles from Georgia Download Destination and RBDigital
Browse the local collection

Pay fines or fees
Register for a new library card
Search the online catalog
Place holds on materials
Renew materials from home

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience!

Tech Tips: Facebook: Beyond Friends

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Thursday, February 16, 6:30 p.m.
Multipurpose Room A

For many of us, Facebook is a service to share thoughts with our friends, but that's just the tip of the iceberg! Learn how to use Faceook to communicate among groups, manage photos, organize events, send messages and get content from news media, companies and entertainers. We'll also talk about how to guard your privacy. Free and open to the public!

Harriet Powers: Sewing Stories & Stitching Stars

Photo of Harriet Power's quilt

Thursday, February 16, 3:30 p.m.
In Storyroom

Celebrate Black History Month by learning about local quilter and African-American folk artist Harriet Powers, who lived in Clarke County from 1837-1855. See a replica of her work and make your own story quilt. For ages 4-11 with caregiver.

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