SGES Library

The SGES Library

The SGES Library


The SGES library contains over 6,000 books, periodicals, and magazines.  In addition, our collection contains maps, family histories, and over 100,000 obituaries from Jacksonville and the surrounding regions. access is available during regular business hours.

Indexes to our collections can be searched online in the SGES Online Archives.

We are staffed by volunteers, so it is wise to call ahead.  Researchers may make appointments by calling Jon Ferguson at 904-388-8959.  There is a donation for non-members of $5.00 per researcher per day.

Library Hours
The library building is open and staffed by volunteers during the following hours:  10 am – 3 pm Wednesday and Thursday of each week and the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month.  Other hours are by appointment.