The Bridge City Public Library offers a variety of books on the shelves—fiction of all genres including westerns, romance, horror, science fiction, and classics. Also, non-fiction titles including war memoirs, biography, self-help, and animals to name a few selections. Large print books are also available.

Young adults can enjoy their vampire flavored books as well as the romance and adolescent life experience ones. The children’s titles are ready to enjoy as is, or can be used to learn to read or to take AR tests at school.

Audiobooks are now available for those who have a hard time reading or don’t have time to sit down with a good book. DVD’s are also available for those who prefer to see a story.

In addition to books or audiobooks on the shelf, the Bridge City Public Library has books that can be downloaded to any reading device, to a computer or tablet. Simply logon to their web site (, select the Overdrive icon, and choose from a variety of books or audiobooks to download. A library card number or the user’s telephone number that is listed with the library will be needed to download a book.

Members can check out their catalog on the website to see if Bridge City Public Library has a title available or to check their personal account to see what they have checked out.

Patrons are invited to sit down in their reading area to browse an assortment of magazines and newspapers, let the children play safe games on their two children’s computers, browse the internet on eight computers or two laptops, bring your own laptop and use their wireless connection, make copies on our copy machine or select books from our Friend’s book sale in the lobby. Those with small children can bring them to the two children’s programs held on Wednesdays. Donations are being accepted to help finish the new addition to the library.

The Bridge City Public Library is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.