Eudora Welty Library

TEMPORARY HOURS: 9 AM – 6 PM Monday-Thursday, 9 AM-5 PM Friday & Saturday

300 North State Street

Jackson, MS 39201-1705

Tammie Smith, Branch Manager
James Hampton III, MLIS, Reference 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
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, December 7, 2021
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Systemwide Closure for Staff Training (Half Day)
All JHLS Library Branches, Jackson MS
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
Eudora Welty Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
JHLS Board of Trustees Meeting
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.

All JHLS meeting rooms are temporarily unavailable due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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

Circulation: (601) 968-5811
Reference: (601) 968-5809
Youth Services: (601) 968-5800
Autism Resources: (601) 968-3512
welty@jhlibrary.org

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