The St. Lucie County Public Library System consists of five branch libraries--Fort Pierce, Hurston, Lakewood Park, Morningside and Port St. Lucie--and the Pruitt Campus Library, a joint-use facility operated in cooperation with Indian River State College. A sixth library, Rosser Boulevard Branch, is under construction. Administrative staff are located in the Fort Pierce Branch. On our Locations and Hours page you can find addresses, phone numbers and hours.

 

Fiscal Year 2016 Statistical and Financial Summaries

Facilities Sq. Footage
Fort Pierce Branch 23,000
Hurston Branch 9,500
Lakewood Park Branch 10,000
Morningside Branch 19,000
Port St. Lucie Branch 4,400
Pruitt Campus Library 25,000
Total 90,900


Service Hours per Week
5 Regular Branches Total 225
Pruitt Campus Library 67


Patron Visits
In-Person 585,905
Online Visits 344,972


Registered Borrowers
Residents 176,873
Non-Residents 339
Total 177,212


Circulation
Adult Physical Materials
420,085
Youth Physical Materials
271,525
E-Books & Online Audiobooks 82,666
Total 774,276


Internet Access
Available Public Computers 123
Sessions by Patrons 100,169


Collections
Books
228,721
DVD, CD, VHS & Audiobooks 29,347
E-Books & Online Audio 7,254
Databases 12
Annual Print Subscriptions 348


Service & Programs
Questions Answered 183,950
Programs 1,600
Program Attendance 28,536


Staffing
Full-Time Equivalent 54
Volunteer Hours 5,740


Expenditures
Personnel $2,254,125
Collection $595,013
Other $679,340
Total $3,528,478


State Funding $122,357


Capital Funds $2,153,575