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"The Boca Raton Public Library provides quality library services and resources necessary to meet the educational, recreational, cultural, business, and other information needs of its users. The Library is committed to provide information in all appropriate formats and shall select and organize its resources to benefit persons of all ages and abilities." --Mission Statement
The Boca Raton Public Library now has two locations to serve you. The Downtown Library is located at 200 NW Boca Raton Boulevard, and the Spanish River Library is located at 1501 NW Spanish River Blvd. View a map of the Library's locations. The Library's main telephone number is (561) 393-7852.
City of Boca Raton residents who wish to APPLY for or RENEW a Library Card must provide proof of residency or property ownership. A resident must provide a valid Florida Driver's License or a valid Florida Identification Card with their name and a City of Boca Raton address. OR, a resident must provide two (2) documents: one document with their name and a City of Boca Raton address and a second document with a photo ID. Pre-register for a library card.
If you reside outside the City of Boca Raton, you may purchase an individual card for a non-refundable $150.00 annual fee, or a family card (immediate family only) for a non-refundable $250.00 annual fee.
Your Library card may be used at both the Downtown and Spanish River Libraries, and you may return materials to either Library.
Please note the number of items you may borrow in the following categories:
You may borrow up to a maximum of 100 items.
Renewals: Library materials may be renewed up to three (3) times if there are no holds on the item. Log in to My Library Account to renew items!
The Library Advisory board makes recommendations to the City Council concerning the management and operation of the Boca Raton Public Library. View the City Ordinance regarding the Library Advisory Board.Current members of the Library Advisory Board: