Calendars: Choose Library Branch
Jackson Hinds Library Services
• RFP for Lawn Care Services
• Take Our Library Service Survey
Sealed bids will be received by the Jackson Hinds Library System up to and no later than 4:00 PM CST on Friday, May 29th, 2015 for lawn care services for 7 (seven) Public libraries in Jackson, MS.
• Wireless Printing for Laptops
Please tell us about your recent experiences, good or bad, by taking this 3-5 minute survey. We promise to use your responses to improve the service at your local library branch.
• JHLS Interlibrary Loan Program
All of our 15 library branches offer wireless printing services for laptop computer users.
• MAGNOLIA State-Funded Online Databases
If you are searching for a book but cannot find it in our library collections, try our Interlibrary Loan Service made available through OCLC and Worldcat.org. Worldcat.org is an online catalog with over 2 billion entries from 10,000 libraries all over the world.
• Morningstar Investment Research Center
The MAGNOLIA state-funded research database website provides free access to high-quality journal articles and other information for all ages and educational levels.
• Get2College Center (Sponsored by ESF)
The Morningstar Investment Research Center is now available for investors at the Eudora Welty Library in downtown Jackson. Use one of the most comprehensive investment online tools available today at no cost on library premises. Use your own laptop or one of our high-speed public access computers.
• EBSCO Database Services
Geared to students that may be preparing to go to college, the site has information about free ACT and SAT classes, financial aid, FAFSA preparation and a wealth of other topics.
• Chilton's Online Automobile Repair Manuals
EBSCO Publishing offers a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases designed to meet the reference needs of elementary, high school and college students. This powerful, one-stop reference center has journal sources with information on literary criticism, business, health, computer, library and a wide variety of other subjects.
• Foundation Center Online
Put yourself in the driver's seat by accessing the JHLS Chilton's online repair databases available 24/7 from the library system's web page. Use this free resource when you need information about automobile and other engines from the year 1940 onwards. Chilton's contains print manuals and video clips to aid with engine repair work.
You will need your library barcode to use this database.
• Clarion Ledger Online
Are you searching for foundations that can give money to your non-profit organization? Check out the Foundation Center Online available at the Eudora Welty Library on a computer workstation adjacent to the reference desk.
• Ancestry.Com Library Edition
Your Jackson Hinds Library barcode allows you to view the online archives of the Clarion Ledger back to 2003.
• Capital Area Bar Association Law Library
If your family tree is still missing a few branches, stop into Welty or Quisenberry Library to use one of the premier genealogical research tools at no cost. Search over 11 million genealogical records and 30,000 family records to find your family history.
• Library Employment
Eudora Welty Library hosts the CABA (Capital Area Bar Association) Online Law Library Service computers. Two research computers allow the public to search the Lexis Nexis legal databases. These services are available during regular library hours.
We welcome employment applications from qualified applicants with excellent customer service skills who would like to join our organization. You will find an employment application by clicking the title link above.