• Programming for all ages.
    ◦    Toddler
    ◦    Pre-Teen
    ◦    Teens
    ◦    Adults

  • Fun and educational programs for developing youngsters!
  • 20 Public Access Computers.
  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • Nearly 60,000 Books, Movies, Videos and Recorded Books.
  • Multiple Meeting Room spaces.
  • A newly renovated and expanded children's area.
  • A friendly and helpful staff.

The Breathitt County Public Library and the Board of Trustees are committed to ensuring the safety of our patrons and staff during this unprecedented time in our lives. 

We continue to follow and adhere to the recommendations of the Kentucky Department for Health and the Centers for Disease Control. 

Books and other circulating materials are thoroughly cleaned and quarantined in agreement with current standards and for your safety.

For more information, please visit the following resources:

Creativebug has thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

FREE Online Resources

Check out our Digital Media Services Page!

Digital Library

Choose from 65,000 books, movies, videos, and recorded books!


Learn about our upcoming library programs!

What we offer

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library - anywhere, anytime. All you need is a library card.

Check out our Facebook page!


Free access to the Breathitt County Public Library's online digital collection with thousands of documents and photographs.

Find who you are!

Visit our genealogy page and learn of your family history! 

1024 College Avenue

Jackson, Kentucky 41339


Serving Breathitt County since 1894


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Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday:

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED

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