Our libraries are open for limited library services. All patrons over age 4 must wear a mask, per state mandate. Front Door Services are available for patrons who are unable to wear a mask - please call ahead.
All fifteen branches are now open. Masks are required for patrons over the age of 4. Hours of operation vary by location, with some libraries returning to full hours and others remaining at modified hours. Learn more.
This is a summer unlike any other, but there’s one thing that hasn't changed: whatever you’re doing, it’s even better when it’s accompanied by just the right selection of summer tunes. Check out hoopla's playlist of the summer’s hottest albums, available with no holds and no waiting.
New to JCLS, Udemy offers a selection of video training courses on a variety of topics, including business, design, photography, development, marketing, IT & software, and personal development. Access is available to Full Service card holders only, including non-residents. eCard holders may upgrade to a Full Service card by visiting any branch.
Learn Spanish, French, Korean, Russian, Farsi, Hebrew, Arabic, and many other languages. Create a free user account tied to your JCLS library card, then use your log-in to sign into Mango Languages directly or on the Mango app.
Library Connect is the new Jackson County Library Services blog, created out of a desire to connect with the public while library staff were sheltered at home and unable to connect in person with patrons. Read Kristin's post about masks in the library.
The 2020 Census takes just a few minutes to complete. The results of the 2020 Census will help determine how hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding flow into communities every year for the next decade. That funding shapes many different aspects of every community, no matter the size, no matter the location. Be counted. Be represented.
If you or someone you know needs assistance filing for unemployment, looking for a job, completing the Census, or connecting to local area resources and assistance programs, please check out and share our resource list.