We have a lot of resources that you can use,  many of them from the comfort of your own home.  All these resources are free with your PINES library card.

ABC Mouse

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Every Jefferson  County Library has free access to ABCmouse in the library buildings. The agreement with ABCmouse does not allow for use at outside the library. Personal devices may be brought (laptops, smartphones, tablets) or use one of ours to access this resource FREE!

Academic Search Complete

Academic Search ButtonProvides access to more than 6,100 full-text periodicals and it includes more than 5,100 peer-reviewed scholarly journals. This database is updated daily and features PDF content going back to 1887.

Ancestry Library Edition

Green and white ancestry library edition logoAncestry Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library free of change. is only available in the library.

Digital Library of Georgia

digital-library-of-georgia-logo-DLGLogo_Horiz_ColorProvides access to key information resources on Georgia history, culture, and life.  There are items from every county in Georgia including newspapers, obituaries, post cards, and much, much more.

Driving Tests

blue-full-urlDriving Tests provides access to unlimited access to official state driver’s manuals, online practice tests for car, motorcycle and commercial driver’s license (CDL), an exam simulator, and a DMV-related FAQ.

Ebook  Central (Proquest)
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ProQuest Ebook Central allows for searching, viewing, copying and printing of ebooks from leading scholarly publishers.

e-Reads Kids
Green worm wearing glassesBuild confidence, reading skills, and have fun, with eRead Kids.  This free collection of of ebooks and audio books is for kids in pre k through 4th grade.  Its a mix of fiction and nonfiction titles that can be downloaded onto computers, tables, and smartphones.

Gale Legal Forms
Welcome to the most extensive free forms site available to library patrons. Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues.

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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 2000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories, and government publications.

Learning Express

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The Learning Express Library is a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help you succeed. There are modules for middle and high school, college, professional careers, and job seeking.  You can create your own account and save your progress.

Have you met Libby? Libby is the one-tap reading app from OverDrive the fastest and simplest way to read ebooks and listen to audiobooks on their devices.

Mango Languages
Mango Languages is an online language-learning system that can help you learn over 70 different languages, including American Sign Language!


The libraries in Jefferson County offer high speed Internet access, online resources for school, work and just for fun.  We also offer lots of books with  something for every age.  With three locations conveniently located, our staff strives to meet your information needs.  Check our new services such as Chromebook lending and e-Read Kids, an online program to encourage early readers.