Eudora Welty Library

300 North State Street

Jackson, MS 39201-1705

Nyma Blackerby, Circulation Supervisor
Sue Prendergast, Reference Supervisor
Shantavia Johnson, Youth Services Assistant

Circulation: (601) 968-5811
Reference: (601) 968-5809
Book Sale: (601) 968-3519
Youth Services: (601) 968-5800
Autism Resource Center: (601) 968-3512

welty@jhlibrary.org

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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. The Book Sale and the Autism Resource Center (ARC) are located on the first floor.
More About ARC More About Book Sale

Upcoming Events

Date/TimeEvent
Thursday, May 7, 2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Story Time with Myrtle the Turtle
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Move 2 Learn Program
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Monday, June 29, 2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bayou Town Program
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi

 

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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
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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

(601) 968-5811
welty@jhlibrary.org

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