Columbia-Marion County Public Library
900 Broad Street
This is a two county which includes Marion and Jefferson Davis,
cooperative with three branches-Columbia, Prentiss and Bassfield.The regional headquarters is located in Columbia.SMRL is governed by an administrative board of Trustees.
In April of 2006, the South Mississippi Regional Library System joined with the Lincoln- Lawrence- Franklin Library System and the Copiah- Jefferson Library System to form the Longleaf Consortium.