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Library Information

The mission of the Briggs District Library of St. Johns is to actively provide easily accessible services, materials and programs to people of all ages in our service area to meet their evolving recreational, cultural, informational and educational needs.

Monday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Library is located in downtown St. Johns, three blocks north of the Clinton County Courthouse on Railroad Street. 

The Briggs District Library issues a library card, at no charge, to any resident or property owner in the St. Johns Public School District, or any resident of a community that contracts with the Briggs District Library for library service.  In order to receive a library card, an applicant must provide proof of current residency or ownership of real property, i.e. current driver's license, lease agreement, or copy of tax receipt. 

The municipalities located within the St. Johns Public School District include: the City of St. Johns, Bingham Township, and portions of Bengal, Greenbush, Essex, Olive, Riley, Victor, and Westphalia Townships; the Briggs District Library currently has a contractual arrangement with Dallas Township. 

Minors must have a parent or legal guardian come in to the library to fill out registration forms for them. The parent must have the identification mentioned above. 

Individuals not in our service area may obtain a User Card for an annual fee of $50.00 per household.

Library Director : Sara Morrison
Assistant Director: Brett Harger
Children's Services Coordinator : Marie Geller
Patron Services : Pat Beck, Trish Cramer, Erin Faivor, Liz Janetzke, Tara Stedry, Kristy Thelen, & Owen Voisinet

Mango Languages

Mango prepares learners for realistic conversations in over 70 world languages, including English.
Mobile Printing

Use your personal computer or mobile device to print at Briggs District Library using PrinterOn.
Michigan Activity Pass

Discover hundreds of Michigan's cultural destinations and natural attractions with your library card!
This 'n That Collection

New Item Requests

1000 Books Before Kindergarten