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Coming Soon...

Apr
27
2015

Lego at the Library Kindergarteners through 5th graders can hear a story and build a Lego ...

Apr
27
2015

History of Railroads by the Watauga Valley Railroad History Society The Way We Worked exhibit event ...

Apr
28
2015

Introduction to Photo Editing  Evening class learn how to use photo editing software ...

Apr
29
2015

Meet Rosie's Mother The Way We Worked exhibit event ...

May
1
2015

The Things We Worked With The Way We Worked exhibit event ...

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

Job Openings

Children Services

hannah-helpingReference Assistance

Staff members at the Youth Services desk are always ready and willing to help you locate an item to get started on an assignment or to find out more about a topic. For big research projects, teens may find more assistance upstairs in the Adult Reference.

Readers’ Advisory

Librarians want to help you find a good book to read. Booklists for different ages and subject matter are also available to help guide you to the book of your choice.

Computers

Computers for children under the age of thirteen are available in the Youth Services department. Children use their own library card to log on. A variety of educational games are preloaded into these computers, as well as access to word processing and the internet. Although adults and teens may use these computers, they should be aware that the Youth Services computers are filtered specifically for children, so some websites may not be available. The Youth Services computers can be used for up to one hour a day.

Teens who are thirteen and older may access the computers in the Computer Lab on the second floor. Teens use their own library card to sign in to the computer for up to 90 minutes a day. Headphones are sold at the Circulation Desk or teens may bring theirs from home. A printer is available for use on both floors. Black and white printouts are $.15 each and color printouts are $.50 each.

Library Tours and Special Program

Classes and formal organizations are welcome to visit the library for a tour or special program. Please make requests for visits at least two weeks in advance. You may call 434-4458 to request a tour or special program.