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Phillips County Library
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Originally known as the Helena Women’s Association in 1891 later becomes the Phillips County Library and placed on the National Register of Historic Places by then Governor Bill Clinton in 1975. The Phillips County Library is known to be the longest continues running library west of the Mississippi. Starting out with a book collection of 533 books to what is now 48,035 located in 3 different locations. Our stats can be found in Marvell, Elaine, and Helena. We also house Phillips Lee Monroe Regional Library funded through Arkansas State Library. Our location includes public computers, Genealogy department, as well as a community room. You can find in the month of June exciting children programs including live animals, theater, and magicians. We also welcome local partnerships with other community agencies.
Mon: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Tue: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Wed: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Thu: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Fri: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Weather Implement Policy
We follow local school closings
Fax $1.00 a sheet
Copies $.25 a sheet color or black and white
Laminate starting at $1.00
The library will be open Monday-Friday from 8-3. Hours may change due to the change in Covid-19 cases. Must have a mask to enter. We still offer curbside if you would like to call ahead.
Holiday Closing 2021
Thanksgiving November 24th- 26th.
Christmas December 23rd- January 3rd