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Office Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00 - 4:30


How to Phone Us

Main Number


 Call Directly:


Mary - 731-364-4593


Marlow - 731-364-4594


Laura - 731-364-4592


Lana - 731-364-4591


C.J. - 615-532-9123


Toll Free

855-692-8186, Option 6

Technology Call Center


Fax - 731-587-0027






Libraries of the Obion River Region

Descriptions of all the libraries in the Obion River Region are found in the document below.


Obion River Regional Staff

Mary Carpenter - Director

Marlow Peters - Assistant Director

Lana Coates - Administrative Assistant

Laura Reaves - Technical Services Assistant

C.J. Sullivan - Library Information Systems Specialist


Training 2017/18

Month Topic Topic:
8-Sep Annual Survey Completion of Tennessee Public Library Survey Christy Chandler
21-Sep Trustees Workshop Training for Library Trustees
6-Oct Cust Service/Genealogy Emerging Library Trends/Genealogy-Tricia Bengal, Lisa Walker
3-Nov Erate/Tech Grants Love or Hate? Erate & Tech Grants - J. Cowan-Henderson
12-Dec Best Practices   Divided by Library Position -Dir, Asst Dir, Adm Assist, Catalogers, Tech
30-Jan Children's In-service Creating Programs to Enhance Literacy Ages 0-5 - Jinx Watson
6-Feb Computer Basics/Excel Computer & Printer Basics/Excel Training - Lauri Thompson
9-Feb Legislative Breakfast Advocate Libraries with Legislators and Other Local Officials
8-Mar Standards/Report Card Library Standards & Report Card for Library Service Agreement
TBD Leadership Leadership for Librarians

    Best of the Best - West 2017

    Left to right:

     First Row:  Katie Hollandsworth, Mildred G. Fields Public Library, Milan, Nita Hayner, Clarksville-Montgomery Co. Public Library, Heidi Bush, Paul Meek Library, UT Martin.

     Second Row:  Mindy McClanahan, Union City Elementary, Frances Dial, Ridgely Public Library, Josie Callahan, Harrelson School, Judy Paschall, Gleason Public Library, Linda Rice, Crockett Co. Memorial Library, Jennifer Thornton, Benton Co. Public Library, Krista Grace, Gibson Co. High School, Kellie Duke, Gibson County Medina Elementary

     Third Row:  Nikki Cunningham, Carroll Co. Public Library, Caitlyn Haley, Red River Regional Library, Shay Armstrong, Lakewood Schools, Kari Bernier, Dyersburg Intermediate, Lori Forrest, Tiptonville Public Library,  Dr. Cindy Welch, speaker, UT Knoxville, Kayla Nation, W.G. Rhea Library, Paris, Sarah Peden, Humboldt Public Library, Tori Seng, Volunteer/Future Librarian

     Forth Row: Stacey Ussery, TN State Department of Education, Kate Smith, TN State Library & Archives, Lori Dillahunty, Trustee, Carroll Co. Public Library, Mandi Jackson, Paris, Carissa Burnett, Gibson Co. Springhill/Yorkville, Nettie Fisher, Gibson Co. Memorial Library, Carolina Conner, Obion Co. Public Library, Joanna Katz, Clarksville-Montgomery Co. Public Library, Kim Hawks, Margaret Newman Elementary School, Tiptonville, Jenny Claiborne, C.E. Weldon Public Library, Martin, Chris Hall, Stokes Brown Public Library, Springfield, Jonathan Wheeler, West Carroll, Pam Bryant, West Carroll, Kasi Kail, Alamo City School, Karen Gertsch, McWherter Weakley Co. Library (trying to hide in the back, but we see you Karen!!!), Lauren Hays, West Carroll, Stephanie Kyle, West Carroll

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