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Visitors Info


Borrow circulating books for up to 28 days with a valid public library card or Courtesy Card, available at the Access Services Desk for a $20 annual fee, or free with proof of membership in the MSU Alumni Association.


Our Ask A Librarian service is open to the public. Click the Ask A Librarian logo at the top of any page to get started.

We welcome researchers wishing to utilize manuscript materials from Special Collections, Mississippi Political Collections, or Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library materials. Please read the Information for Researchers before you begin your research at the Mississippi State University Libraries.


Special Events

Read about the festivals, conferences, workshops, speakers, and films that we host.

Calendar of Events

See and register for upcoming workshops and special events.

Museums and Exhibits

See what we have on display.

Libraries and Centers

Learn about our libraries and research and technology centers.

Special Collections

See our rare and unique collections.

Plan Your Visit

Directions, Maps and Parking

Visiting us in person? Plan your route and find parking at all our libraries.

Floor Plans

Find out where things are in Mitchell Memorial Library.

Library Tours

Take a video or audio tour of Mitchell Memorial Library or schedule an in-person, guided tour.