Welcome to the Yalobusha County Public Library System!   Did you know Yalobusha is the Native American word meaning “tadpole”?


Coffeeville Public Library

Oakland Public Library


  • LIBRARY BOARD:  Friday, September 16, 9:00 AM @ Coffeeville Public Library.  Library board meetings are open to the public in accordance with state law.  To be placed on the agenda for the next board meeting, contact Patty M. Bailey no later than Monday, May 16.
  • Holidays / Closings: Libraries will be closed Monday, September 5, for Labor Day.
  • Library Hours:  Oakland Public Library changed library operating hours. Effective Feb. 1, 2015, library hours are: Mondays 9-12 & 1-5; Wednesday 10-12 & 1-6; Fridays 9-12 & 1-5.

Programs & Events

* Friends of Oakland Public Library will have a program and picnic at Ford’s Wells Wednesday, September 14.

NEWS! Yalobusha County Public Library System has been awarded two (2) Library Services & Technology Act (LSTA) Grants for 2017 which will purchase more new library materials.

    New Materials

    Great new books arrive weekly.  Check out some of these books which will be movies in 2016, including:  Allegiant, The Choice, The Girl on the Train, Inferno, Looking for Alaska, Me Before You, The BFG, The Great Gilly Hopkins, Through the Looking Glass, and many more. Don’t wait for the movie! Read the book.  It’s always better.