About the Glades Road Branch
The Glades Road Branch Library serves as the neighborhood library to west Boca Raton. This location lends a large number of popular adult fiction, nonfiction and children's materials.
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.
The Glades Road Branch serves the south end of unincorporated Palm Beach County from Boynton Beach to the Broward County line.
History of the Branch
- Opened: September 1975, leased 1,459 square feet. In Sandelfoot Cove.
- Expanded: November 1981, leased 4,975 square feet. In Piccadilly Square.
- Opened Regional Library: November 1991, 24,000 square feet.
- Renovated May 2010. A one-acre protected cypress preserve is on the site.