About PINES

Georgia Library PINES (Public Information Network for Electronic Services) is a network of public libraries in Georgia.

  • Access to more than 11 million books that can be checked out from and returned to any participating library.

  • Free delivery of books from throughout the state to your home library.

  • Service through 300 branch libraries in 146 counties in Georgia.

  • Renew your books and place holds online!

Digital Card

Access the library from the comfort of your own home! Your eCard provides access to all our digital resources, such as eRead Kids, Mango Languages, World Book, and more.

This vital service reduces barriers to getting a library card. You can also register to vote using the ecard application as an added incentive.

What you need to get a library card

Library cards are FREE to Georgia residents! Please present your valid Georgia driver’s license or other photo ID with your current address at the circulation desk. If your picture ID does not have your current address, please bring two of the following:  

 

  • Valid voter registration card

  • Valid matricula consular

  • Checks with pre-printed address

  • A utility bill

  • Tax receipt

Visiting from out-of-state and interested in checking out library materials? This charge includes access to our Overdrive Ebooks collection.

 

  • A six-month privilege is $25.00

  • A twelve-month benefit is $50.00.

 

The replacement fee for a lost library card is $2.00.