Welcome to Central Mississippi Regional Library System which serves 20 public libraries

and the 226,000 citizens of Rankin, Scott, Simpson, and Smith Counties.

Our Mission Statement

 CMRLS is a strong community partner that provides resources, services, and programs to foster creativity, curiosity, and lifelong learning.

Want to know our Statement of Beliefs and Goals? Check them out on our Mission Statement page.

Administrative Staff

The CMRLS Headquarters is fully staffed by a group of talented people, and you can find the names and contact information for all of them on our Administrative Staff page.

Board of Trustees

Each of our four counties are served by a member on our Board of Trustees. Find out more about them on our Board of Trustees page.


Job notices will be listed here and applications may be printed from the page.

Applications (whether returned to a branch or sent by fax, postal service, or email) will only be accepted when jobs are listed.


CMRLS policies are listed here.

CMRLS History

The public libraries of Rankin, Scott, Simpson, and Smith Counties began as CMRLS in 1986. Find more history here.

Address and contact information

You can find us at:

100 Tamberline Street
Brandon, MS 39042

Or you can contact us at:

P.O. Box 1749
Brandon, MS 39043

Phone: 601-825-0100
Fax: 601-825-0199
or use this Customer Service Email Form.

Branch newsletters

Each of our 20 branches sends out a monthly newsletter with library news. Please visit this page to subscribe to receive them.

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