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Description of Offer. The 2020 EMRL National Library Week Art Contest  is sponsored by the East Mississippi Regional Library System, headquartered at 116 Water Street Quitman, Mississippi. Sponsor will award one new Amazon Kindle Fire 7 tablet and case to one winner.

Contest Period. The contest begins at 8:00 AM on April 20th, 2019 and ends at 6:29 PM on April 24th, 2019. Entries must be received during the Contest Period. 

How to Enter. People of all ages may submit an entry to info@emrl.lib.ms.us OR bsisson@emrl.lib.ms.us OR boneil@emrl.lib.ms.us OR through the EMRL Facebook page. Entries must contain the following information: the contestant's name and contact number. Failure to include all this information will disqualify that entry form. Each person may enter the contest only one time. Contestant must complete their own artwork.

Eligibility. EMRL employees or their immediate families are not eligible to enter. Entrants must be a resident of Clarke or Jasper Counties in Mississippi. By entering, entrant agrees to abide by these Official Contest Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding.

Determining Winner and Awarding of Prize. Sponsor will select one contest winner from all eligible entries, no later than April 28th. Winners will be contacted by telephone at the number provided on the entry form no later than May 1st. Winners who cannot be contacted seven (7) days after initial attempt will be disqualified and another random winner will be selected. Winner must pick up their prize at an EMRL branch location (or by means decided by Sponsor in case of closure). By accepting the prize, winner agrees that Sponsor, its respective officers, directors, and employees, shall have no liability for, and shall hold all such parties harmless against damage, loss or injury that may arise in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of prizes or participation in this giveaway. The sponsor reserves the right to post winner’s name and city of residence on our library’s website, social media pages, or in print publicity and other media. 

Miscellaneous. The 2020 EMRL National Library Week Art Contest is subject to all applicable laws in the United States, and is void where prohibited. Sponsor makes no warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of the any prizes including, but not limited to, quality, merchantability or fitness for a particular prize. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. 
    Author: East Mississippi Regional Library System
    Posted: April 13, 2020, 3:04 pm

    Author: East Mississippi Regional Library System
    Posted: March 30, 2020, 5:14 pm


    All the schools are closed for COVID19, yet we want our children to continue learning. An important part of learning today is using online resources for our educational needs. Please click on our RESOURCES tab above to look at all the free resources EMRL offers to you and your child. If you have any problems with the links, please email us and we'll get back to you as quickly as possible. 

    If you want to read eBooks from the Overdrive/Libby app, use your phone number or a registered EMRL library card to sign in. If you don't have a card or your phone number is out of the service area, fill out our Digital Library Card application to the side and we'll get you set up to use our online resources. 

    Be sure to check out our MAGNOLIA database, which offers tons of excellent encyclopedia entries, peer-reviewed journals, articles, and other educational resources that is a valid resource for homework and research papers. You will need the passcode to access this, which can be found by listening to the voicemail message at 601-776-3881. 

    For any other questions, email us at info@emrl.lib.ms.us
    Author: East Mississippi Regional Library System
    Posted: March 28, 2020, 9:51 pm