More Than Just Borrowing Books

Since our doors opened in 1996, the Brighton District Library has been an essential provider of services to the Brighton area.

What Would You Like To Do Today?

Get inspired while getting involved at the library. Explore the Library’s wide array of free resources and services.

Reserve A Study Room

Create a LocalHop account to reserve a study room online. You can also make a reservation in-person or over the phone.

Request a Meeting Room

Meeting room reservations are taken up to three months in advance. Please see below for details and possible fees.

Mobile Printing

Patrons have the ability to print from a laptop, desktop, smart device or email directly to the library print system.

Library Card Application

Apply online for a Brighton District Library Card to enjoy books, movies, downloadables, and more!

Ask A Tech


Do you have a tech-related question? Need assistance with the latest technology equipment or software? No problem!

Library of Things

Our Library of Things Collection contains a large variety of items from sewing machines to radon detectors.

Museum Activity Pass & More

Members can purchase and print tickets for the Detroit Zoo, Michigan Activity Passes and more.

Curbside Pick Up

Please schedule a pickup time before you arrive, so we can have your items checked out and ready to go!

Volunteer at the Library

Genealogy and Local History

The Genealogy and Local History Collection of the Brighton Room has developed over time to become one of the largest collections of family and local history information in Livingston County.

Educators & Home-schoolers

View our list of helpful learning materials, collections of books by curriculum and online resources related to your teaching needs.

Parenting Resources

The library is the place for kids to find everything they need to help them succeed, from research databases, to online homework help, to college and career preparation.

BDL Book Clubs


Join us for one of our many Book Club Discussions or select from one of our curated Book Club Kits to host your very own at home.

Book Club Kits

Local Book Clubs – check out our list of book club kits. Each kit contains 5-8 copies of a book along with discussion questions and an author bio.

Local Author Showcase

To serve both local authors and library patrons, The Brighton District Library offers twice yearly Local Author Showcase events.

More Library Services

FOR KIDS

Are you looking for help with school work or finding a new book to read? Find it here! We have fast, reliable online resources for homework and classroom activities.

The Great Start Collaborative of Livingston County (Great Start Livingston) is a partnership of local community agencies, businesses, early childhood and K-12 educators and parents. Get more details here.

FOR TEENS

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Interested in learning more about the Brighton District Library and helping to plan programs you and your friends would enjoy? Consider joining our Teen Advisory Board Click Here.

Check out resources to help prepare students for post- secondary education here.

To apply to become a Brighton District Library junior volunteer, please fill out the form here.

GENERAL

The Brighton District Library provides free-of-charge delivery of books and other library materials to persons who are unable to come to the library themselves.

Homebound Application Form Available Here

We welcome the opportunity to educate young people about the library. Group tours and/or story times may be arranged with the designated staff.

Apply for a Library Tour here

If you would like to host a program at the Brighton District Library, please click the link below.

Program Consideration Form Available Here