About the Library

Library Hours

These hours are subject to change. If you have any questions, please call the library at (731) 425-2609.

General Fall and Spring Semester Hours
Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 8:15 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Sunday Closed

General Summer Semester Hours
Monday through Wednesday 7:30 a.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday Closed

 

 

 

 

Vision Statement

The Jackson State Library is the first destination point where students, faculty and staff come to find resources and seek assistance for their academic, personal and career information needs.

Mission Statement

The Jackson State Library operates as an integral part of the overall college environment. It is dedicated to providing information resources to students for classwork activities, cultural pursuits and personal development; to faculty for their teaching and research needs, and to all college constituencies for various information requests. Additionally, in keeping with the community college philosophy, the JSCC Library is committed to serving members of the local community and service area in meeting their various information needs.

Library Staff

Scott Cohen Library Director (731) 425-2615
Gloria Hester Acquisitions and Circulation Librarian (731) 424-3520 x50328
Sonya Horton Savannah Learning Resource Center Assistant (731) 424-3520 x 50763
June Jones Part-time Library Front Desk Worker (731) 425-2609
Joyce Johnston Catalog and Reference Librarian (731) 424-3520 x50325
Tony Kail Humboldt Learning Resource Center Assistant (731) 424-3520 x50782
Debra Lee Part-time Library Technical Services Assistant (731) 425-2609
Debra Mayer Senior Cataloging Assistant (731) 424-3520 x50329
Cynthia Roebuck Part-time Library Front Desk Worker (731) 425-2609
Sara Saddler Senior Library Circulation Assistant (731) 424-3520 x 50236
Deborah Wilson Lexington Learning Resource Center Assistant (731) 424-3520 x50665

Library Tour,  Photos, and Map

Take a JSCC Library tour: (Click on "More" within the presentation and choose "Full Screen" and then click on the forward arrow to begin the presentation.  Click the arrow to advance the slides.

Want to see the Library Displays and Photos of the Library? View the JSCC Library Photo Gallery.

The Library Map: Library Map (PDF)

Library Contacts:

731- 425-2609 main telephone number. 425-8827 fax number.

Brief History of the Library

The Jackson State Community College Library was originally built in 1967 and a two-story addition was completed in 1972. Ms. Henrietta Henderson served as Library Director beginning in 1967 until Mr. Van Veatch assumed the role of Director in 1968. He retired in 1991 and Scott Cohen became the third Library Director at that time.

Library Handbook

A complete guide to using the Library, the handbook includes information on the Library's services, policies, staff, the research process, and finding and evaluating information. A map is included to help orient you to the spatial layout of the Library on Jackson campus.

Scott Cohen Library Director (731) 425-2615
Johnnie Barnes Savannah Learning Resource Center Assistant (731) 925-5722
June Jones Part-time Library Front Desk Worker (731) 425-2609
Barbara Casey Senior Circulation Assistant/ILL (731) 424-3520 x236
Gloria Hester Acquisitions and Circulation Librarian (731) 424-3520 x328
Joyce Johnston Catalog and Reference Librarian (731) 424-3520 x325
Debra Mayer Senior Cataloging Assistant (731) 424-3520 x329
Deborah Wilson Lexington Learning Resource Center Assistant (731) 968-5722
Linda Hale Part-time Library Technical Services Assistant 731- 424-3520 x 327
Tony Kail Humboldt Learning Resource Center Assistant 731-424-3520 x 782