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eBooks as Textbooks at IRSC: eBooks & eAudiobooks from Our Public Library Partners

Reciprocal Borrowing for IRSC Students and Employees

Did you know that all current IRSC students and employees are eligible to get a free library card from our public library partner systems regardless of their county of residence? Bring your photo ID and student or employee ID to a public library branch or one of our joint-use locations (Brackett Library on Mueller Campus, Pruiitt Campus Library on Pruitt Campus, or Morgade Library on Chastain Campus) to apply for a card.

The public library partner systems have wonderful eBook and eAudiobook collections for all ages as well as some unique databases (Consumer Reports, Mango Languages, etc.).

CloudLibrary - St. Lucie County Library System

CloudLibrary has thousands of free ebooks and audiobooks accessible on your computer, tablet (including Kindle Fires) or phone. You'll need a library card from St. Lucie County Public Library to check out CloudLibrary materials.

TumbleBooks - St. Lucie County Library System

Libby, the new OverDrive app

OverDrive eBooks

OverDrive is a free service offered by local public libraries. Download free eBooks and eAudiobooks to your computer, smart phone, tablet, or eBook reader. All four counties offer electronic books and audiobooks through OverDrive. Select the county you live in below to explore eBooks and eAudiobooks offered by the library system. You'll need a library card from your county's public library to check out OverDrive materials.


OverDrive Download Instructions

Hoopla - Indian River County Library System

Hoopla is a free service and app that allows you to stream movies and music and checkout eBooks and eAudiobooks. Head to, create an account, link your Indian River County Library System card number, and get started. Download the Hoopla app on your phone or tablet to listen on the go.

hoopla | streaming audiobooks, music, video & ebooks

Accessing St. Lucie County eBooks During COVID-19 Closure

A St. Lucie County Library card is required. For anyone who doesn't currently have a card, the Library will issue a temporary card over the phone. Call any branch library between 9 am and 5 pm and have your contact information ready. Phone assistance will be available six days a week - Monday through Saturday.

Call Kilmer Branch Library at 772-462-1615; Hurston at 772-462-2154; Lakewood Park at 772-462-6870; Lewis at 772-871-5470; Morningside at 772-337-5632; Port St. Lucie at 772-871-5450.