About the Gardens Branch

The Gardens Branch Library serves as the neighborhood library to the Palm Beach Gardens area and as a backup resource to the other neighborhood libraries in the North County area. This location lends a large number of popular adult fiction, nonfiction, children's materials, DVDs and audiobooks.

A wide variety of online resources, e-books and e-audiobooks, such as magazine articles, online newspaper resources and internet access are available to the public. Hands-on computer training for novices and the more experienced is available. The library has an active children's section that offers activities to children of all ages.

Service Area

North to Donald Ross Road, south to 45th Street, east to Lake Park, North Palm Beach and Riviera Beach; and the western unincorporated area. Also serves as a resource for referrals from Jupiter and Tequesta branches.

History of the Branch

  • Opened: May 1975, 740 square feet. In Tanglewood Plaza.
  • Expanded: November 1977, 2,240 square feet. In Sun Building.
  • Expanded: January 1985, 6,150 square feet. In Corporate Park.
  • Regional facility opened: May 1995, 24,000 square feet. County owned building.
  • Expanded: October 2010 to 40,000 square feet.
Carol Roggenstein Branch Manager (561) 626-6133
11303 Campus Drive
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Book-A-Librarian

Sessions last 45 min
By Appointment
Attention in Areas of:
-E-reader-Research Assistance-Technology Training

Public Computers

  • 9 catalog and online resource computers.
  • 44 public internet computers.
  • 4 word processing computers.
  • 7 public internet computers in the teen section.
  • 3 catalog and online resource computers in the children’s section.
  • 1 educational/entertainment computer in the children’s section.
  • 22 public internet computers in the children’s section.

Public adult and children's computers shut down 15 minutes before the branch closes.

Self-Service Fax Machine (Outgoing Only)

  • To U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean
    • $1.75 for the first page.
    • $1.00 for each additional page.
  • International
    • $3.95 for the first page.
    • $3.45 for each additional page.
  • Pay by credit card (Visa, Master Card, American Express or Discover) or prepaid fax card. No coin box.

Palm Tran QUIK Pass

  • Unlimited 31-Day Pass (Full)
    • $70.00
  • Unlimited 31-Day Pass (Reduced)
    • $55.00

Features

Teen Section
2 Family Restrooms
9 Study Rooms
Meeting Room that Seats 90
1 Designated Quiet Area
Comfortable Seating & Reading Tables
Large Conference Room that Seats 16
Color/Black & White Copiers
Small Conference Room that Seats 10
Drive-up Book Drop
Electrical Connections for Charging
Free Wi-Fi & Internet Access
Self-Service Options
Art in Public Places Mural “Study Time” by William Duffy (Donated by The Friends of the Palm Beach County Library System)
Automated Sorting Equipment
Art in Public Places Mural "Seven Man Clock", handcrafted by Kinetico Studios

Library Merchandise

  • Flash Drives (2GB): $5
  • Tote Bags: $1
  • Ear Buds: $5

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