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Recent Press Releases
Additional Hours and Services Beginning June 15
The Palm Beach County Library System Adding Additional Hours and Services Beginning June 15
Beginning on Monday, June 15, the Palm Beach County Library System will begin offering some evening and Saturday hours. All locations will be closed on Sunday.
Feeding the Community
Palm Beach County Library System Helps Feed the Community
The Library System is partnering with the Palm Beach County Food Bank will be at several Library branches to register residents for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Benefits specialists from the PBC Food Bank will assist with the application process and conduct the food stamp interview. Specialists can also help with other benefits applications available through the ACCESS Florida system including Medicaid and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). Applicants must call a benefit specialist to schedule an appointment.
Assistance for Students, Parents & Teachers
Help Available for Students, Parents & Teachers through the Palm Beach County Library System
The Palm Beach County Library System has many resources available to help students, parent and teachers during virtual schooling. Staff are available by phone, email and chat to answer technology and other research questions through Ask-A-Librarian at www.pbclibrary.org .
Unemployed Due to COVID-19
Help Available for Those Unemployed Due to COVID-19
The Palm Beach County Library System has many resources available to help those unemployed due to COVID-19. Staff are available by phone, email and chat to help members who have questions or need assistance filling out unemployment/reemployment forms through Ask-A-Librarian on our website.