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Branch Details & Services

About this Branch

About

The Spring Branch-Memorial Library is a community branch that serves the Memorial Villages and Spring Branch area. We provide programming and services for all ages. Our friendly staff is ready to help you find materials, download eMedia or register for programs at the branch. We are here to help. 

History

The Spring Branch Memorial Library has served the community for many years. Its earliest location was an empty classroom at St. Francis Episcopal Church on Piney Point Road. In 1959 the library moved to a small cottage located near the library's present location. The current library opened in 1975.

Available Equipment

  • Laptops & Public Access Computers
  • Pharos Computer Booking Station(s)
  • Photocopier(s)
  • Print Station(s)
  • Scanner(s)
  • Self Check-Out Machine(s)

Special Services

  • Computer Classes
  • English Language Acquisition (ESL) Classes
  • Literacy Services for Adults
  • Proctoring for Distance Learning Exams

Facilities

  • Community Bulletin Board(s)
  • Meeting Room(s)

Friends of the Library

In 1963 the Friends of Spring Branch-Memorial Library (FOL) was formed to advocate for the Library. The group holds an annual Plant and Book Festival and an annual Buy-A-Book Campaign. All funds raised to defray the cost of Library programs and acquisitions. For more information or to join, please visit: http://www.friendsofsbml.org/

Proctoring

The Spring Branch Memorial Library offers basic proctoring. We are unable to monitor during test-taking, and we do not have a private place to take exams. Please check with your school to make sure you do not need to be monitored during your exam.

Proctoring Hours

  • Mo 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tu 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • We 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Th 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Fr 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Branch Statistics

  • Opened: 1975
  • Square Footage: 10,500
  • Staff: 10
  • Parking Capacity: 50
  • Meeting Room Capacity: 50
  • Public access computers: 32
  • Holdings: 82,750 (FY 17-18)
  • Circulation: 547,908 (FY 17-18)
  • Yearly Visitors: 154,100
  • Yearly in-library programs: 578
  • Yearly program attendance: 20,097
  • Yearly reference Questions: 55,067

Meet the Branch Manager

Branch Manager Spring Branch Memorial

Hi, I'm Jennifer Finch, Branch Manager at Spring Branch Memorial Branch Library. I love to read many different types of genre fiction for all ages. At Spring Branch Memorial, we enjoy creating a space for everyone to enjoy books, discover new information and get together as a community. There is a lot going on at the library. We hope you will visit us soon. If you have questions or comments, please feel free to email or call 713-464-1633.

Upcoming Events

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September18Wed
Babies

Baby Time

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Spring Branch Memorial Branch Library - Spring Branch Meeting Room
September18Wed
Babies

Baby Time

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Spring Branch Memorial Branch Library - Spring Branch Meeting Room