Sammy Brown Library

Due to the COVID19 Pandemic, the library will be closed to the public. No late fees or fines on library items will accrue during this time. Items may be returned in our drop box. Phone calls will be accepted from 9am to 5pm Mon - Fri., as staff will be working to answer any questions. 903.693.6741

The mission of the library is to improve the lives of the people of Panola County by providing free resources that enhance and contribute to individual knowledge, enlightenment, and enjoyment.


Link to new card catalog

To view a list of all databases available, click here. 

Sammy Brown Library is a fantastic resource

Whether you need a Novel or a Notary the Sammy Brown Library can help. You can locate an ancestor with Heritage Quest provided in our Tex-Share databases or enjoy the newest additions to Tex-Share Databases.

All databases are available through our Apollo Online Catalog.


A public library is a fantastic resource for any community. Come visit the Sammy Brown Library and check-out how we are working to keep our community a great place to live and learn.


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