We’re open! When vis­it­ing, wear a mask cov­er­ing both the nose and mouth, regard­less of vac­ci­na­tion sta­tus, so we can assist you safely.

The Redan-Trot­ti Library will be closed Sat­ur­day, June 25 due to ongo­ing air con­di­tion­ing issues.


Teen Resources

With resources cov­er­ing home­work help, job search­es, the path to inde­pen­dence and more, we have what you need here, as well as resources for par­ents and teachers.

YA Reading Lists

Look­ing for some­thing to read? No mat­ter your inter­ests, here are a few lists to get you started.

Book-A-Librarian For Teens

Book-a-Librar­i­an ses­sions are tai­lored to meet your spe­cif­ic school needs. We can help you search the library’s cat­a­log or the inter­net, use and find online library resources, and assist with word pro­cess­ing and pre­sen­ta­tion software.

Teens, Get Involved!

The library pro­vides many oppor­tu­ni­ties for you to devel­op lead­er­ship skills and make a dif­fer­ence in your community!

Rais­ing Resilience Books

Books fea­tur­ing teen char­ac­ters who over­come the strug­gles of life and emerge resilient. Cre­at­ed in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Chil­dren’s Health­care of Atlanta.

Oceans of Possibilities

Teens ages 13 to 18 years can par­tic­i­pate in the Teen Sum­mer Read­ing Chal­lenge on Beanstack! Earn 5 dig­i­tal badges by log­ging min­utes and com­plet­ing activ­i­ties from June 1 to July 31, 2022. It’s that simple.

Com­plete the chal­lenge before July 31, 2022 to earn your prizes of a book­mark, book, and READ bracelet. All chal­lenge fin­ish­ers will be entered into prize draw­ings for a book of their choice, a Kin­dle, or a com­ic book subscription!

eBooks & eAudiobooks

OverDrive / Libby

OverDrive / Libby

eBooks, eAu­dio and Mag­a­zines. 20 check­outs and 15 holds at a time for eBooks and eAu­dio. Unlim­it­ed check­outs, no wait­ing for Magazines.

Avail­able on desk­top or most devices through the Lib­by app.

Get the app: iOS | Android

Need help using OverDrive / Libby? Click here!



Music, TV, Movies, Comics, eBooks, eAu­dio — instant access, no holds, no wait­ing. Stream or down­load using the hoopla app (rec­om­mend­ed) or in your brows­er. 10 check­outs per month.

Get the app: iOS | Android | Amazon

Need help using hoopla? Click here!

eBooks on EBSCOhost

eBooks on EBSCOhost

Elec­tron­ic books that may be viewed onscreen or down­loaded, includ­ing ref­er­ence books, schol­ar­ly mono­graphs, pub­li­ca­tions of many uni­ver­si­ty press­es, and con­sumer books.

Need help using eBooks on EBSCOhost? Click here!

Upcom­ing Teen Events

June 27th, 12:00 AM
Decatur LibrarySpecial EventsFun ActivitiesExhibitsArts and CraftsTweensTeens
Submit to our very first issue of Between the Stacks, Decatur Library’s new teen zine!
June 27th, 10:00 AM
Salem-Panola LibraryFun ActivitiesArts and CraftsTeens
Take and Make Crafts will be available at the start of each week. Patrons can take their craft home to complete or take their craft to our outdoor Take and Make Craft Station.
June 27th, 10:00 AM
Stone Mountain-Sue Kellogg LibraryFun ActivitiesTeensSeniorsAdults
Visit the Stone Mountain-Sue Kellogg Library and check out our curated themed book bundles. This month's theme is Travel and Adventure!
June 27th, 4:00 PM
Decatur LibraryBook DiscussionsTeens
Join us as we read and discuss YA books with queer representation!
See All Teen Events

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