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4200 54th Avenue S, St. Petersburg, FL 33711
Eckerd College is a private four-year coeducational liberal arts college in St. Petersburg, Florida. Eckerd College awards both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. While known for programs in Marine Science, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, International Business, and Creative Writing, among other subjects, Eckerd offers majors covering the entire spectrum of the liberal arts. Approximately 1800 students are enrolled, Notable alumni include author Dennis Lehane, who is also a writer in residence.
Library access: The library is open to the public during public hours (prior to 5 p.m.). Members of the public may obtain borrowing privileges by joining Friends of the Library for $50 (regular membership) or $75 (family membership).
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