Webb Library

The Webb Library for the adults and students is located on the first floor of the Lindsay Building near the bookstore. There are a variety of resources for Christian growth, bible study, missions, evangelism, biography, and Christian fiction.

In addition to books, the libraries have CDs and DVDs. Many items found on the Christian Best Seller lists are available in the libraries. These resources are here for you. Check them out!

Hours of Operation

Webb Library – 8:30 AM- 10:25 AM
Children’s Library – 8:45 AM – 9:15 AM

Webb Library – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Children’s Library – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Check Out our Digital Library

The Webb Library at FIRST is becoming more tech savy everyday. With the new online catalog you can browse, look up, and check out books online! It’s incredible how sophisticated and easy it is to use. Just go to the link below, type in a book title, author, or keyword in the search bar and hit enter on your keyboard. When you search for books online you’re searching through books that are actually on the shelves.

Now you’ve got access to our library wherever you go. You’ll still have to come pick up the books, but we’ll have them waiting for you when you arrive. So go ahead! Try out our new search tool and discover what the library has waiting for you.

(For Desktop and Laptop Use Only)

Search our selection by going to this link.

You will also discover more of what our library has to offer!

(For Tablet and Mobile Use Only)

(Please tap the image below to download Librista – only will work if you are viewing this webpage on a mobile or tablet device)

We’ve got an App!

Brand NEW to the Webb-Library is the Librista App. This app allows you to browse books, cds, dvds, and other resources that are avaiable in house. You can also check out books and see what’s available in real time. It’s just another way you can take our Library with you on the go. It can only be used on mobile and tablet devices.

If you would like to download this app please follow these instructions.

1. Pull out your mobile or tablet device
2. In the App Store or Google Play store search for “Librista”
3. When you find it and download it go ahead and open it
4. You’ll be prompted to search for libraries near you, Select Yes to give permission – or search for First Baptist Church Columbia, SC.
5. When you find our church’s library, click on it, and then you can start browsing. Enjoy!

(Please tap the image below to download Librista – only will work if you are viewing this webpage on a mobile or tablet device)

The Children’s Library collection contains Bible stories, character development stories, learn to read books, books about missionaries, adventures stories, sports stories, graphic books of the Bible, and books on how to become a Christian.

The Children’s Library also contains many DVDs, parenting books, and examples of Bibles for children that parents can peruse.   These resources are here for you. Check them out!

The Children’s Library (for children through grade 5 or 12 years of age) is located in the Children’s Center in room 35.

Hours of operation are: 8:45 – 9:15 am on Sundays and 5:00 – 6:00 pm on Wednesdays and other times as prearranged.

Check out a book!

HUGE selection of books!

Ask a Librarian