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Closed to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day - January 21

All libraries in the Athens Regional Library System will be closed Monday, January 21 to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr Day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, January 22.


Image result for pines logo Catalog will be Offline Saturday, January 19, 2019, 6:00 p.m. and is expected to be back Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Some library services will be unavailable during the upgrade period.

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

You CANNOT: 
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!

How do I get a book from another library?

Holds may be placed on many titles owned throughout the state of Georgia in the PINES network. Videos, audiocassettes, new books, current bestsellers, software, microforms, CD's, or DVDs may not be placed on hold unless owned by the Athens Regional Library System. There is no fee for placing holds in PINES. Holds can be placed online using PINES or by calling your library.

Interlibrary Loan(ILL) services are available to Athens Regional Library System patrons who wish to obtain library materials which are not in the library's own collections or unavailable through PINES. Fees as charged by the lending institutions will be applied including service fees, insurance, mailing, handling or photocopying charges.

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