Wednesday: 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Thursday & Friday: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm (Closed 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm for lunch)
Saturday by appointment only. Appointments must be made one week in advance. To make an appointment, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 601-428-4313 ext. 111.
Genealogy is one of the fastest-growing hobbies in the United States. The Laurel-Jones County Library System, Inc. (LJCLS) provides a Genealogy Department with a trained genealogist to assist you in how to trace and document your family history. There are two (2) microfilm readers/printers and three (3) public access computers to assist in your research. Some of the available materials are:
To access LJCLS’s digitized family files through USM, click here.
To view our genealogist’s blog, click here.
The Jones County Genealogical and Historical Organization (JCGHO) host a monthly meeting in the upstairs meeting room on the fourth Saturday of every month at 10:00 a.m. There are no meetings during the months of November and December. For more information about JCGHO, click here.