PLAY Cards

PLAY Cards General Information

What is the PLAY Student Library Card Program?

The PINES Library Access for Youth (PLAY) card program gives students free access to fines-free public library materials and online resources to help them succeed in school and improve literacy skills. Mountain Regional Library System (MRLS) plans to partner with all the local schools within the region (Fannin, Towns & Union) to incorporate PLAY cards as a service for all the counties' students.

 

Benefits

Online:

  • Search the PINES library catalog of over 11 million items for books, DVDs, audiobooks and other materials at over 300 libraries across Georgia
  • Place items on hold for free delivery to your library branch of choice
  • Check out free downloadable ebooks and eaudiobooks on Libby and eReadKids
  • Sign up for Mango‚Ķan interactive, fun way to learn another language
  • Access practice tests for the SAT, ACT, and college admissions essay writing with Learning Express
  • Skill improvement for all grade levels in subjects like Math, Science, Social Studies and more on Learning Express

At the library:

  • Pick items delivered from libraries all over Georgia
  • Check out up to five items including DVDs & Chromebooks
  • Attend free events, like paper making, art classes, STEAM-based events, and more
  • Free WiFi inside the library and out in the parking lot
  • Computers for use including some with accessible screens and keyboards
  • Spaces to study or read

Opt-Out Option For Parents and Students