OUR MISSION

The Jackson Parish Library is a service institution that seeks to inform, educate, entertain, and culturally enrich the lives of all people, from early childhood to senior citizens, through the use of books and other materials, technological innovations, facilities, and professional services.

2021 LIBRARY BOARD OF CONTROL

Mrs. Carol Massey, President

Mrs. Judy Cooper, Vice-President

Mrs. Paula Essmeier, Treasurer

Mrs. Ann Standley

Mrs. Carolyn Crawley

Mrs. Lisa Nunn

Mr. Lewis Chatham

Mr. Todd Culpepper, Ex-Officio

MEET THE STAFF

Main Branch

Administration

Director:

Floyd Knox

floyd@jacksonparishlib.org

Asst. Director:

Judy Robertson

Judy@jacksonparishlib.org

 

Jonesboro Branch Manager:

Angela Walsworth

mainbranch@jacksonparishlib.org

 

Business Manager:

Priscilla Massey

business@jacksonparishlib.org

Circulation

Circulation/Reference Coordinator:

Lacrecia Jones

maincirc@jacksonparishlib.org

Circulation/Reference Specialist:

Angela Self

Circulation/Reference Assistant:

Abbie Massey

Cataloging

 

Resource Supervisor:

Vickie Yates

ill@jacksonparishlib.org

 

Programming

Programming Specialist:

Joanna Gibson

events@jacksonparishlib.org

 

Youth Services Coordinator

Terrye Shackelford

childedu@jacksonparishlib.org

 

Bookmobile & Outreach

Bookmobile/ Outreach Supervisor:

Amber Paggett

bookmobile@jacksonparishlib.org

Bookmobile/Outreach Specialist:

Emily Webb

bookmobile@jacksonparishlib.org

 

Technology

​IT Coordinator:

Herman Bonnett

it@jacksonparishlib.org

Chatham Branch

​Administration

Chatham Branch Manager:

Phyllis Moore

chathambranch@jacksonparishlib.org

 

Circulation & Reference:

Circulation/Reference Specialist

Rebecca Shields

chathamcirc@jacksonparishlib.org

Programming

Programming Specialist:

Bernadean James

chathamevents@jacksonparishlib.org

Maintenance

Custodial Assistant :

Nancy Hardy

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday                 Main: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

                        Chatham: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday                 Main: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

                        Chatham: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday           Main: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

                        Chatham: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

Thursday               Main: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

                        Chatham: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

Friday                    Main: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

                        Chatham: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

 

Saturday              Main: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

                        Chatham: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

 

Sunday                                                   Closed

COME VISIT US

MAIN BRANCH

614 SOUTH POLK AVE.

JONESBORO, LA 71251

P: (318) 259-5697

F: (318) 259-3374

CHATHAM BRANCH

1500 PINE ST.

CHATHAM, LA 71226

P: (318) 249-2980

F: (318) 249-2981

LET US VISIT YOU

Give us a call to find out more information about our 2021 Bookmobile schedule