In the interest of protecting the public from exposure to the COVID-19 virus, all ECARL libraries, which include the public libraries of Cross and Woodruff Counties, will open Monday, March 16th for the following hours:

• Augusta: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
• Wynne: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
• Cotton Plant: Noon - 6:00 PM
• McCrory: Noon – 6:00 PM
• Parkin: Noon-6:00 PM

Effective Tuesday March 17th, all libraries will be closed through March 29th. We hope to reopen for regular hours beginning Monday, March 30th.

Do not worry about your account! All books checked out tomorrow will be due again on April 15th. All items currently checked out will be renewed until April 15th. All book holds will remain in place until April 7th, however, no new holds will be placed on regular books until the library re-opens.

E-Books and magazines from the Arkansas Digital Library Consortium will remain available. Anyone may borrow these items with an ECARL library card. These online materials are available at:

Reference resources and databases are also available through the Arkansas Traveler project of your library and the Arkansas State Library. A list of these databases by subject and links to them is available at:…/…/databases-by-subject

WIFI service will remain available 24/7 at the following libraries/locations:
• Augusta - No password
• Wynne - Password: library72396
• Cotton Plant - Password: 8704591055
• McCrory - Password: 6wv4ada4faba3a
• Ctr for Lifelong Learning (Wynne – Farmers Market/Splashpark) - Password: library72396

 Parkin Branch - Password: 68zrk+x+3gbf

We apologize for any inconvenience, but we wish to protect all persons who use our services. We look forward to serving you again soon.

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ECARL is a regional public library system serving Cross and Woodruff Counties in the Arkansas Delta. We stand ready to assist our citizens and communities with informational and recreational reading services, educational support programs, and other activities to improve lives in our communities.


ECARL Headquarters

Cross County Library

410 E. Merriman Avenue
Wynne, AR 72396

Phone: 870.238.3850 

​Fax: 870.238.5434