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News and Events

July Events
June Events

Tea and Conversation
Johnson City Public Library will host a “Tea and Conversation” event on Wednesday, June 26 at noon in the first floor Reading Room ...

Timmy Abell Performs at the Library
The Johnson City Public Library is pleased to host Timmy Abell on Thursday, June 27 at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. ...

Johnson City Public Library to Offer Screening of Koran by Heart
The Johnson City Public Library in partnership with ETSU’s Charles C. Sherrod Library invites the public to a screening of the film Koran By Heart: One Chance to Remember on Saturday, June 29 at 3:00 p.m. ...

Artists of the Month
Art work by children and adult members of First United Methodist Church is showcased in the Galleria for the month of June ...

Youth Summer Reading Program
Children, infants through fifth grade, may participate in the “Dig Into Reading” Summer Reading Program at the Johnson City Public Library ...

Teen Summer Reading Program
Young adults who are rising 6th-12th graders are invited to participate in the “Groundbreaking Reads” Teen Summer Reading Program at the Johnson City Public Library ...

Adult Summer Reading Program
The Johnson City Public Library’s adult summer reading program “GROUNDBREAKING READS” will run from Monday, June 3 through Thursday, July 26 ...

Library Resources

Online Catalog
Visit our online catalog to find items available at the Johnson City Public Library or any of the upper east Tennessee libraries.  For more information, visit our WebPAC information page.

Friendly Visitor Program
The library’s Friendly Visitor Program is designed to bring library services to citizens of Johnson City who cannot reach the library due to a disability.

Local Clubs and Organizations
This directory contains organizations, clubs, support groups and services for Johnson City and the surrounding area.

Foundation Center
Cooperating Collection

The Foundation Center Cooperating Collection is a resource for locating information about foundations, grant proposal writing, nonprofit management, fund-raising, and related subjects.

Meeting Facilities
The library has meeting facilities for groups small and large, organizations both non-profit and commercial, with competitive rates.

Resources Online

The Regional Ebook and Audiobook Download System allows patrons to download digital books and digital audio books to their personal computers and portable audio players. 

Universal Class
Learn something new today! Over 500 online non-credit Continuing Education Courses are available on Universal Class.

Online Databases
Library patrons may access the EBSCO Auto Repair Reference Center, CQ Researcher, Heritage Quest, Tennessee Electronic Library, and more!

Mango Languages
It's the easiest way to learn a foreign lan­guage! Where will you Mango? (Remote users will need to enter their library card number and last name to access this resource.)

The Tennessee Library for the
Blind and Physically Handicapped

A free library program of Braille, recorded and large print materials is available through TLBPH to residents of Tennessee who are not able to use standard print materials due to a visual or physical disability.

TumbleBook Library is an online collection of TumbleBooks, which are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love.


500,000th Item Checked Out at Johnson City Public Library
Nora Pugh, daughter of Joey and Rachael Pugh, checked out the 500,000th book this fiscal year (our fiscal year started July 1, 2012). The library continues to have a record breaking year in both visits and items checked out!

Freegal Music Service
JCPL registered card holders can use the Freegal™ Music Service to download three free MP3 songs a week from the Freegal catalog containing millions of songs that includes Sony Music's legendary artists catalog.

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