JCPL is a member of OWL, the Organization of Watauga Libraries. All public libraries in Carter, Greene, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington counties share a common computerized catalog system. With this system, patrons can find and request books from any OWL library.

OWL Catalog


Event Calendar

Coming Soon...

August
6
2015

Avoid Identity Theft Learn how to deter detect and defend against identity theft This Federal ...

September
7
2015

Regular Library Hours Resume The Johnson City Public Library resumes regular hours from Labor Day through ...

September
7
2015

Library Closed for Labor Day The library is closed for the Labor Day holiday ...

September
10
2015

Abrahan Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, the Constitution and the Civil War History professor Dr Andrew Slap from East Tennessee State University will give ...

September
26
2015

Lincoln film screening Stephen Spielberg s 2012 film Lincoln follows Abraham Lincoln s fight to abolish slavery ...

Monday-Thursday:
9 to 8
Friday:
9 to 6
Saturday:
10 to 6
Sunday:
Closed
Phone:
423-434-4450
Fax:
423-434-4469
Dial-a-Story:
423-928-1159

Job Openings

Children Materials

puzzle-girlYouth Services has a diverse and deep collection of materials that provide educational and entertaining resources for children and teens.

Books and Media

In addition to fiction and nonfiction books, the Youth Services collection includes music, books on cassette/CD, read-along kits, fiction and nonfiction DVDs for children, and magazines. Our collection includes both Caldecott and Newbery award books. Behind the Storytime Theater, we have a study area with many reference books for elementary and junior high students.

Activities

We have six computers available for children under 12 that include educational software and games as well as Microsoft Office and filtered Internet access. Five additional computers are available for parents and caregiversĀ that have children with themĀ in the Youth Services area.

Children can also enjoy play times with puzzles, games, puppets, and building block toys.