During Phase 2, the Beauregard Parish Library is open with limited hours and limited services. Additional details can be seen here. Within those limitations, further closures may become necessary on short notice due to staff shortages. We will update our social media accounts in those instances. Patrons are also welcome to call 337-463-6217 x 0 during the DeRidder branch's open hours for the most recent updates on branch openings. Computer use is limited and by appointment only. Patrons can schedule appointments online here or by calling 337-463-6217 or in-person by asking a library clerk. Appointments are set at 45-minute intervals. No consecutive appointments for 1 person.
Click here to book a computer appointment
Beauregard Parish Library now has World Vital Records online database to provide greater access to billions of records and genealogical collections. Patrons can use it in the library and at home 24/7 with a Beauregard Parish Library card.
World Vital Recordis designed for people who are either just beginning their family research or who after years of work want to discover more of their past. This massive library has billions of Family History and Genealogy records, and millions of family trees. Access key collections are: U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from 1790 to 1940; military records; birth, marriage and death records; enhanced Social Security Death Index (SSDI) records; millions of newspaper articles. This database has unique and exclusive local and world collections.
Try it by clicking the World Vital Records link at left or come into the library and ask one of our helpful staff about it.