Hart County Library is a
The Georgia Library Public Information Network for Electronic Services, or
PINES, is Georgia's public library automation and lending network for
275 libraries. PINES is an initiative of the Georgia Public
Library Service, a unit of the University System of Georgia. It is the public library automation and lending network for 281 libraries and affiliated service outlets in 53 library systems covering 143 counties (53 of the 63 library systems in Georgia).
PINES creates a statewide "borderless library" that eliminates geographic and socio-economic barriers and provides equal access to information for all
Georgians. Georgians with a PINES library card have access to
materials beyond what is available on their local shelves and enjoy the
benefits of a shared collection of 9.6 million books and materials that
can be delivered to their home library with no charge to the library user
that contributes to a more educated Georgia through lifelong learning.
Hart County Library also gives you access to
GALILEO stands for GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online, an initiative of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. A World Wide Web-based virtual library, GALILEO provides access to multiple information resources, including secured access to licensed products. Participating institutions may access over 100 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals. Over 10,000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories, and government publications.
Hart County Library offers Public Internet Access, Story Times, and
We have the
Athens Daily News and
Wall Street Journal.
We have one weekly newspaper,
The Hartwell Sun
from 1877 to the present.