Marketing resources to help you promote PINES.

What is PINES?

Georgia Library PINES (Public Information Network for Electronic Services) is the public library automation and lending network for 300 libraries and affiliated service outlets in 52 library systems covering 146 counties in Georgia.

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PINES Talking Points

Here’s a list of some of the benefits that come with a PINES card. Use them when you’re talking to others about PINES or on your website.

What does PINES have to offer library users?

  • Access to more than 11 million books and other materials that can be checked out from and returned to any participating library free of charge. Search the online catalog.
  • Free delivery of books from throughout the state to your home library.
  • Service through 300 branch libraries and affiliated service outlets in 146 counties (52 of the 61 regional library systems) in Georgia. See list of participating libraries or find your nearest library.
  • Ability to renew your books and place holds online.
  • An easy-to-use Kids’ Catalog that is exclusively for youth materials.

Social Media/Key Messages

Feel free to use these messages on social media or your website.

Use a PINES e-card for access to all digital resources offered at your local library, such as GALILEO, eRead Kids, Mango Languages, and much more. https://gapines.org/eg/opac/register #GeorgiaLibraries

PINES offers equity in access to information through its shared collection of 11 million library materials that anyone with a PINES card can have delivered to their nearest PINES library, no matter where they live in Georgia. #GeorgiaLibraries

With a PINES card, Georgians have access to more than 11 million shared library materials across the state. PINES creates equity no matter where you live. #GeorgiaLibraries

Your free PINES library card is the key to discovering, learning and building new skills.

PINES connects Georgians to online resources for lifelong learning.

Georgians with PINES cards have access to materials from over 300 libraries that can be delivered to your home library with no charge.

Nearly two million Georgians have PINES library cards, and cardholders live in every county in the state.

Any resident of Georgia may obtain a free PINES card by visiting any PINES library.

You can now get a digital PINES account without coming in to the library. Just visit https://gapines.org/eg/opac/register. (Note: you must visit the library if you want to upgrade to a full card).

Anyone who works or goes to school in Georgia can get a free #PINES card, even if they don’t live here. Just visit https://gapines.org/eg/opac/register

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Graphics to share

Use these graphics to promote the PINES services. Just right click on them and save them to your computer.

Official PINES logo

PINES makes it easy graphics

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PINES app

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PINES e-card

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Publications

Use these publications to promote the PINES services. Just right click on them and save them to your computer.

PINES Brochure

Use this double-sided brochure to help patrons, legislators and others understand the benefits of PINES.

Click the image and download the brochure.

How to use your PINES online account

This graphic is a half-page and formatted two handouts on a sheet. Just print it and cut it in half. Use it to help patrons, legislators and anyone else get started with using their online PINES account.

Click the image and download the handouts.

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Digital signage

These images are ideal for displaying on digital screens with a 16:9 ratio (widescreen).

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Request PINES magnets for your library

Order up to 75 PINES magnets from Georgia Public Library Service as a promotional item for patrons.

Request PINES magnets for your library
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Promotional Videos

In these videos, a student and Georgia entrepreneur/legislator talk about PINES has helped them succeed. Feel free to share these videos when talking about PINES to your community.

PINES library cards help Georgia entrepreneurs succeed in businesses.

PINES library cards help Georgia students succeed