The Lake Blackshear Regional Library System Outreach Services and Bookmobile

Am I eligible?

Our Outreach services are available to anyone who:

    • Lives in one of the four counties, outside city limits

    • Is unable to use the library because of illness or physical disability

    • Is a resident at a nursing home or assisted living facility

    • Is a teacher at daycare centers, Head Start programs or special community programs

Do I need a library card?

You will need to have a valid PINES card to use the Bookmobile.

What materials can the Bookmobile deliver, and when?

The Bookmobile can bring you any circulating item from any of our libraries and any circulating, non-AV item from other PINES libraries.

How long can I keep materials I get from the Bookmobile?

You can keep your materials until the Bookmobile comes back to visit you. No overdue fines will be charged for items obtained through the Bookmobile.


How will you know what materials I want?

You can request materials by contacting the Outreach Coordinator at 229-924-8091 or .


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The Schley County Public Library in Ellaville, GA is seeking a part time Library Manager to work 17 hours per week. Pay is $9.75 per hour. Employee must work some Saturdays.
Minimum requirements are a high school diploma or GED and computer skills. Customer service experience preferred. Preference for the manager’s position will be given to applicants with library experience and additional education. Position requires significant interaction with the public. In addition, the library manager will be responsible for planning, delivery and promotion of services, budget administration, and supervision of staff. The manager is also the liaison with county officials and the county library board.
Applications are available HERE or at any Lake Blackshear Regional Library System location. Drug screening and background check required. The Schley County Public Library is a branch of the Lake Blackshear Regional Library. Applications must be received by Monday, May 16, 2016 at 4:00 PM.
Summer Reading Program
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The Lake Blackshear Regional Library (Americus) holds a subscription to BookPage, courtesy of the Sumter County Friends of the Public Library, and keeps current copies at the front desk. These are free to the public. Click here to go to the online BookPage.

Our Mission

The Lake Blackshear Regional Library System's mission is to provide organized access to information through various formats and meet educational, informational, recreational and cultural needs of the citizens of Crisp, Dooly, Schley and Sumter Counties, and to improve efficiency in operations.

The Sumter County Library Board meets at 6:00 PM on the first Tuesday of January, April, July and October at the Lake Blackshear Regional Library.

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