Eudora Welty Library

300 North State Street

Jackson, MS 39201-1705

James Hampton III, MLIS, Branch Librarian

Circulation: (601) 968-5811
Reference: (601) 968-5809
Computer Commons: (601) 968-5801
Youth Services: (601) 968-5800

welty@jhlibrary.org

 

LIBRARY HOURS

Monday………….9 AM – 6 PM
Tuesday………….9 AM – 6 PM
Wednesday…….9 AM – 6 PM
Thursday………..9 AM – 6 PM
Friday……………9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday………..9 AM – 5 PM
Sunday………………CLOSED

About Eudora Welty Library

Eudora Welty Library is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Jackson. The Administrative Offices for the library system are no longer at Welty Library. They are located at 1675 Lakeland Drive in the Regions Bank Building rear entrance.

Information Resource Center

The 45,000 square foot building also houses the Information Resource Center with 40 public access computers, as well as the Mississippi Writer’s Exhibit.

Interlibrary Loan

The ILL department is housed at the reference desk and can be reached at reference@jhlibrary.org.

Specialty Areas

Our children’s area features a large collection of picture books and juvenile fiction and non-fiction.

Upcoming Events

Date/TimeEvent
Monday, May 9, 2022 - Sunday, June 5, 2022
All Day
Registration for 2022 Summer Reading Program
All JHLS Library Branches, Jackson MS
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Monday, June 6, 2022 - Friday, July 15, 2022
All Day
2022 Summer Reading Program
All JHLS Library Branches, Jackson MS
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Come Meet Sammy Soil at Eudora Welty!
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Thursday, June 23, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Teeth of the Sea Dental Program at Eudora Welty
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Ollie Otter Summer Reading Program at Eudora Welty
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, July 26, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, August 23, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi

 

View a calendar by month below.

Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

Meeting room calendar reservations are available at this library location.

All Day Rental Cost – $50.00
Half Day Rental Cost – $25.00

Address

300 North State Street, 
Jackson, MS 39201
Get Directions

Library Hours

Monday……….9 AM – 6 PM
Tuesday………9 AM – 6 PM
Wednesday….9 AM – 6 PM
Thursday……..9 AM – 6 PM
Friday………….9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday………9 AM – 5 PM
Sunday………..CLOSED

Contact Us

Circulation: (601) 968-5811
Reference: (601) 968-5809
Youth Services: (601) 968-5800
welty@jhlibrary.org

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