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

Search Our Catalog for Books, Media

Event Calendar

Coming Soon...

Jul
1
2016

Two's Company This twenty minute storytime is for children who are two years old ...

Jul
1
2016

Preschool Storytime Children ages three through five are invited to attend this half hour program ...

Jul
2
2016

Library Closing at 3 PM The Johnson City Public Library will close early at 3 00 p m on ...

Jul
3
2016

Library Parking Lot Closed The Johnson City Public Library will close early at 3 00 p m on ...

Jul
4
2016

Library Closed for Independence Day The Johnson City Public Library will be closed on Monday July 4th ...

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

Employment

Music and Movies Online Resources

Movies

Common Sense Media

Aimed at parents who monitor what their children read or see, this site provides useful ratings of movies, books, games, and other media. Search or browse this site, and each work’s review contains a suggested age range as well as a “What parents need to know” section that breaks down content such as violence, sex, drug and alcohol use, and language as well as educational value and any positive messages the work offers.

Internet Archive Feature Films

The Internet Archive offers free access to a wealth of books and media that are in the public domain. Access their collection of films, shorts, silent films, and trailers of films that you can freely watch and download without fear of copyright infringement.

Internet Movie Database (IMDb)

IMDb offers a great deal of information on movies, television series, actors, and other celebrities of the big screen and small screen.

New York Times Movie Reviews

Find reviews and trailers of current films.

TCM Movie Database

The Turner Classic Movies network shows classic films. Their website provides access to a database similar to IMDb for classic films and actors.

Music

Pandora Radio

Create a free account to customize your online radio-style listening experience.  Search by artist, song, or genre to create your own stations.

Spotify

A free internet radio station customizable to your interests. Choose your favorite bands or songs and spotify can introduce you to new bands with similar sounds.

Musicals and Broadway

Internet Broadway Database (IBDB)

A resource created by the Broadway League, Internet Broadway Database provides information about Broadway shows, performers and creators, characters, awards, and songs.

Return to the Online Information Desk to find more online resources. If you need additional assistance finding information, contact the Johnson City Public Library Information Desk at (423) 434-4454.