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Library Information

OUR MISSION: 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.

HOURS: The hours of service for the Briggs District Library are:

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

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

LIBRARY CARDS: 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, upon 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. 

NON-RESIDENT USER CARD: Individuals not in our service area may obtain a User Card for an annual fee of $50.00 per household.


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