Each branch of the St. Lucie County Library offers internet-connected computers that use the Windows 10 operating system, have a CD/DVD drive, USB and headphone ports, and the software listed below. A library card isn't required but allows you to use a computer without visiting the service desk.
Standard Windows 10 programs including Paint, OneNote, etc.
Full Microsoft Office 2013 suite including Access
Internet Explorer and Firefox browsers
Gimp image editor
Audacity sound editor
Arduino coding program
VLC Media Player
Adobe Elements is available at the Morningside Branch Library Creation Station, and the full Adobe Creative Cloud suite is available in the Lewis Branch Creation Station. For a complete list of software available at the Creation Stations please click here.
Flatbed scanner (at least 1 at each branch)
Microfilm reader at Kilmer Branch Library
For purchase, earbuds ($1)
For purchase at Hurston and Lewis Branch Libraries, 4 GB USB drives ($5)
Additionally the Creation Station Studio, located at the Morningside and Lewis branch libraries, provides access to software and equipment for video, music, photography, and design projects. For more information click here.
Laptops for In-Library Checkout
Kilmer and Port St. Lucie branch libraries offer Chromebook laptops for checkout for in-library use. Kilmer Chromebooks are reserved for parents or caregivers with children, Port St. Lucie Chromebooks are available to any adult with a library card.