SUMMER READING PROGRAM - NOW ‘TIL JULY 25
Phone (478) 864 - 3940 | Fax (478) 841 - 9394 | Location 2456 W Elm Street, Wrightsville, GA 31096
Mon thru Thu 9:30 to 5:00
Johnson County Library is located in the heart of Wrightsville and is a thriving library with many supporters. We offer something for all ages and walks in life. For the children we have a nicely decorated room dedicated to both fiction and non-fiction titles. We have two computers that are loaded with games, movies and internet located in the children’s department as well as puzzles for children to enjoy. We have a children’s story hour once a month during the school year and a reading program during the summer. For teens and adults we offer a wide variety of books, movies, and magazines to enjoy and check out.
We host JTU One-Stop and the representative is available to help patrons on a first come first serve basis with job searching, resume writing, basic computer skills that pertain to job hunting or on-line school, and also make referrals to different job organizations.
We keep census records available along with a cemetery book and other items for people to work on their family genealogies.
We have 14 computers that are available for public use in the main part of the library.
We have one conference table that can be used to host small non-private meetings this is available on a first come first serve basis as well.
DemographicsNow: Business & People connects users with a wealth of highly detailed demographic data that spans the entire United States—making it ideal for gaining consumer and market insight for opening a business, finding an untapped audience for products/services, analyzing the shifts and needs of a given population, and much more. The product's superior reporting capability enables users to easily and rapidly produce a variety of compiled reports—both standard and custom—to help in making informed and accurate decisions. Providing data on more than 24 million U.S. businesses and 206 million consumers, DemographicsNow allows for basic or advanced searches on various different fields.
Online collection of business journals and books with expertise covering all aspects of starting and operating a business, including finance, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting, and taxes. Aspiring business owners can find hundreds of sample business plans created by real-life entrepreneurs.
A step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing and optimizing a business or nonprofit. The program’s intuitive dashboard walks users through five areas of exploration to develop a business plan focused on long-term success.
The world’s most comprehensive collection of royalty-free downloadable maps for schools, academic institutions, and public libraries. Students, teachers, library patrons, and businesses can use our more than 100,000 maps in school reports, school lesson plans, personal research projects, and business reports. All maps are downloadable and royalty-free for non-commercial use. Library card required for access.
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Global Road Warrior is an online travel guide to the world that provides a broad range of practical information for over 175 countries. Helping tourists and business travelers alike, the database offers up to twenty subject categories about countries and their cultures, including numerous maps and images. Library card number required for access.
A language-learning resource that offers access to 60 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught in the user's native language. GALILEO password required for access outside the library.
Salem Online provides digital access to reference materials, covering literature, history, and health. It also includes city, business, and country information.
- Magill’s Literary Annual from 1977 to the current year, reviewing significant fiction and nonfiction titles published each year.
- A selection of Salem's Critical Insights books
- A selection of Salem's award-winning Working Americans series
- Consumer health encyclopedias
- Searchable Directories provided by Greyhouse:
- Nations of the World 2017
- America's Top Rated Cities, 2016
- America's Top-Rated Smaller Cities
Online access to several visual and performance arts reference eBooks. Library card number required for access outside of the library.
An interactive online learning platform with practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks
For Students: From elementary school through college, students will find tutorials and practice tests to improve their reading, writing, math and grammar skills. High school students will appreciate practice tests and electronic test preparation books for AP exams, PSAT, SAT, ACT, CLEP, and many other college preparation exams. College students will appreciate the tutorials in personal finance, public speaking and GRE exam preparation.
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GALILEO password required for access outside of the library.
Full-text access to over 350 reference books that cover multiple subjects and disciplines. Access authoritative reference sources either individually by title or by keyword across the entire collection. GALILEO password required for access outside of the library.
The gateway to over 200 databases. Find full-text articles, citations, and abstracts from thousands of magazines, newspapers, and journals. GALILEO also includes reference works, business directories, government publications, and literary resources. GALILEO password required for access outside of the library.
A collection of genealogical and historical sources, including census, Revolutionary War, and Freedman's Bank records, along with local and family histories and finding aids. GALILEO password required for access outside of the library.
Access over 4000 genealogical and statistical databases, including the US Federal Census, the Social Security Death Index, marriage records, and more. Only accessible within the library.
Full-text access to 97 eBooks published by the Clearfield Company, a leading publisher of genealogical materials, with a focus on how-to materials and Native American genealogy. GALILEO password required for access outside of the library.