611 Davis St. North
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482
The Sulphur Springs Public Library system is located at 611 North Davis Street, at the corner of Davis and Wood Lawn on the outskirts of downtown in Sulphur Springs, Texas. The Sulphur Springs Public Library provides free services to all residents living within Hopkins County and the city/county boundaries. At the end of 2012, there were 14,242 registered patrons in the Sulphur Springs Public Library roles. The total population of Hopkins County as of the 2011 US Census is 35,371.
The addition of eBooks has expanded the collection of the Sulphur Springs Public Library by 30,000 items, so, the library system now holds 78,611 material items including eBooks, print books, audio books, movie and music compact discs, as well as educational audio-visual training programs. In addition, Sulphur Springs Public Library maintains the world renowned St. Clair Music Box Collection on display and in digital format (part of the Texas A&M Heirloom Grant); the Sinclair WWII Collection, also in digital format (University of North Texas Historical Archives Collection Grant), and an exquisite display of artworks by artists such as Thomas Kincade, Jo Ann Durham, and Edgar Sotello.
In total 32,203 items were checked out of the system during 2012! We are also excited to report that 46,207 persons entered the library to utilize print and electronic reference resources or accessed the Internet through the Library’s broadband connection coupled with state-of-the-art Wi-fi service. Likewise, many of these patrons also participated in computer and Internet use and training; viewed a Library exhibit, or attended one of the Library’s many events.
Our friendly and professional staff looks forward to serving you. Welcome to the Sulphur Springs Public Library!