Mississippi Libraries

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Directory of Mississippi Libraries
From Mississippi Library Commission
The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
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Public Libraries

Bolivar County Library System
Information on libraries, links to educational sites and online databases, and other items of local interest.
Central Misssissippi Regional Library System
Serving Rankin, Scott, Simpson, and Smith counties.
Copiah-Jefferson Regional Library
Serving Copiah and Jefferson counties. Site includes an online catalog.
First Regional Library System
Five-county library system serving DeSoto, Lafayette, Panola, Tate, and Tunica counties.
Hancock County Library System
Discover the services, policies and events calendar of this four-branch library system homed in Bay St. Louis, Miss.  
Harrison County Library System
Providing Library services to the citizens of Harrison County, Mississippi.
Jackson-George Regional Library System
Serving Jackson and George counties, with an online catalog, local library news, and list of branches.
Jackson-Hinds Library System
Serving Jackson and Hinds county, including an online catalog of all branches.
Lee-Itawamba Library System
Serving Lee and Itawamba counties. Site includes library hours, events, and Web links.
Library of Hattiesburg, Petal & Forrest County
Information on library services and online catalog for Hattiesburg, Petal, and Forrest County.
Long Beach Public Library
General information on the library, including library services, calendar, and general information.
Madison County Library System
Library resources for Madison County, including library information, locations, policies, and an online catalog.
Noxubee County Library
Information on library facilities, hours, and local resources for Noxubee County.
Pearl River County Library System
Library information for Pearl River County and a large collection of reference links.
Pine Forest Regional Library
Providing public library service to Covington, Greene, Perry, and Stone Counties.
Starkville Public Library
General information including branch listings, an online catalog and the latest news from the Friends of the Library.
Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library
Information on library hours and contacts.

Library Resources

Mississippi Library Association
Provides professional leadership for development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services.
Mississippi Library Commission
Information on services for libraries and others, including an online catalog searching a number of libraries.

Special Collections

Lauren Rogers Museum of Art Library
Contact information, hours of operation and a description of the collection.
MDAH: Archives & Library Division
Hours, contact information, description of the collection and its access and procedures for making a reference request.
MS Supreme Court Law Library
Online catalog and information about the library and its history.