ABOUT THE LIBRARY

The mission of the Mesquite Public Library System is to enrich the lives of residents by providing access to a variety of intellectual, educational, informational, recreational and cultural resources.

FACTS


POLICIES

LIBRARY BOARD

The Mesquite Municipal Advisory Board acts in an advisory capacity and is responsible to the City Council on matters pertaining to the Library as related to present and future maintenance, operation, planning, acquisition, development, enlargement, and use policies of the City library services.

The Library Board shall recommend to the City Council rules and regulations governing the administration of the library program and the use of library facilities but shall follow rules and regulations as may be prescribed by the City Council for the conduct of its business.

The citizens of Mesquite are invited to come share their ideas, wants or concerns with the Board. The Municipal Library Advisory Board meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 West Grubb Drive. The meetings are subject to change, so please call 972-216-6223 for current meeting information.

Current Board members:
Patricia Stone – Chair
Don Algood – Vice Chair
Thomas Brown
Sherrie Ray
Beverly Hollingsworth
Linda Ackerson
Barbara Dunn

Please click here for Board's Agendas and Minutes.

If you are interested in serving on this board, you may download the Personal Data Form or contact the City Secretary’s office at 972-216-6244 for further information.


TELEPHONE NUMBERS

Main: 972-216-6220
Administration: 972-216-6223
Circulation: 972-216-6227
Children’s: 972-216-6226
Genealogy: 972-216-6229
Reference: 972-216-6224
Meeting Room Scheduling (Main): 972-216-6223

North Branch: 972-681-0465


ADDRESSES & HOURS

MAIN LIBRARY  
300 West Grubb Drive
Mesquite, TX 75149

972-216-6220


Hours
Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday - 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday - 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday - Closed 
NORTH BRANCH
2600 Oates Drive
Mesquite, TX 75150

972-681-0465

Hours
Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday - 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Friday, & Saturday - 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday - Closed

PEOPLE

Director of Library Services:
Jeannie Johnson 972-216-6223
Manager of Branch Services:
Jane Brown 972-681-0465
Technical Services Supervisor:
Susan Harding 972-216-6220
Public Services Supervisor:
Virginia Mundt 972-216-6220
Interlibrary Loan Librarian:
Ed Odom 972-216-6224
Children’s Librarian (Main):
Chris Thomson 972-216-6226
Children’s Librarian (North):
Christi Mones 972-681-0465
Genealogy Librarian:
Daniel Laney 972-216-6229