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Digital Library - What's New?
|MasterClass on hoopla|
Check out a selection of classes from MasterClass free with your library card. Learn from the world's best artists, chefs, and more. Borrow now on hoopla!
|Hispanic Life in America|
The experience and impact of Hispanic Americans as recorded by the news media.
The content in this database is sourced from more than 17,000 American and global news sources, including over 700 Spanish-language or bilingual publications. Learn more
The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media, from 1704 to today.
The content in this database is sourced from more than 19,000 American and global news sources, including over 400 current and historical Black publications. Learn more
|The Palace Project app|
Introducing our newest e-reader, the Palace Project app!
Browse thousands of instantly available eBooks and audiobooks.
Available for iOS and Android mobile devices.
Getting Started Guide
Get the Palace Project app from iTunes or Google Play.
JobNow provides live interview coaching, award-winning resume creation software, a writing lab, and helpful tips and tricks for landing the perfect career. Complete a career assessment, search for jobs, create a resume and get expert feedback in JobNow's writing lab.
Live help is available 2 p.m. - 11 p.m. EST.
|Brainfuse Adult Learning Center|
Dedicated to the unique needs of an adult population, the Adult Learning Center offers a comprehensive suite of services, including:
U.S. Citizenship Prep
24/7 Writing Lab
Microsoft Office Essential Skills Series
24/7 Question Center
Skills Building and more
|SkillSurfer is an extensive library of lessons, videos, and practice tests in a wide range of academic subjects. SkillSurfer includes state-aligned skills building, practice tests, college application assistance, ESL services, parent resources, and more.|
Access the Wall St. Journal from anywhere.
Create your account and get access for 3 days.
To renew, come back to this link. Log in this time as an "existing user," using the user name and password you created.
Note: The Wall Street Journal apps do not work for library users, but the digital version works well with small screen devices.
|Search the Boca Raton News Archives*|
Want to learn more about the City of Boca Raton's history? The Boca Raton News is digitized and easily searchable. Find articles, obituaries, wedding announcements, local history and more from 1955 - 2009. Just enter your search terms and go.
Start my search
*Available in library only
es un recurso en línea para todos los creadores, donde los usuarios pueden encontrar todo lo que necesitan, desde instrucciones básicas hasta técnicas avanzadas.Encuéntralo gratis en nuestra biblioteca en "Extras" en Libby app.
|Financial Literacy: How to Become an Investor |
(it's easier than you think)
Designed for anyone who wants to know more about investing but isn’t sure where to start, these volumes break through the financial jargon to provide you with real-world information to help you learn about investing, determine how aggressive or conservative your investments should be, and find out which investments are right for your situation. Written in an easy-to-follow, informative style, these guides walk you through the various types of investment options.
Overdrive app being phased out
Users are encouraged to switch to OverDrive's user-friendly Libby app. Click on the video on the right to see how Libby works.
Libby no longer supports devices using iOS 9 or older. To use Libby on an iOS device, users are required to update their device’s operating system to iOS 10 or newer.
These are the steps to help iOS users update their operating system version.
If you would like help with the Libby app or with updating your mobile operating system, please contact us at 561-393-7906 to make an appointment.
|Curiosity Stream on hoopla|
You can now access the entire Curiosity Stream collection with your Library card! Use just one hoopla borrow for 7 days of unlimited access to thousands of documentaries and nonfiction series.
Choose "BingePass" under the Browse menu or choose "more" on the app screen to find BingePass content.
New York Times Games
Free, unlimited access to New York Times Games, including the NYT Crossword! Click the link below to redeem the subscription code and log in with your existing New York Times account, or create a new one. Access is granted for 24 hours and can be refreshed daily by returning to this page and clicking the link again.Subscription Code
Find all Games and Crosswords at www.nytimes.com, or download the NY Times Games app to find Crossword Puzzles and Spelling Bee.
For more detailed information, please see our Getting Started Guide.
|We’re delighted to welcome Craftsy into our Digital Library!|
Craftsy is an online resource offering crafting videos, tutorials and additional resources - from basic instruction to advanced techniques - for fabric and yarn crafts, baking, drawing, and much more.
|Learn something new today! With Universal Class. You have free access to 500+ online courses with CEU credits available! Access with your library card and find it in the Libby App. Look for “Extras” to discover Universal Class.|
Discover New Playlists with Freegal 🎵
March is Women’s History Month. Discover a playlist that honors amazing women in music from the past to today. Other current playlists include: 2021 Grammy Winners, St. Patrick's Day, and Welcome to Seussville. Find playlists in all genres and for all ages. Tune in and explore!
|OverDrive Adds Magazines|
Find the magazines you used to read in RB Digital plus thousands more -- now in OverDrive! These titles are always available for check out, with borrowing times of 7 or 14 days (depending on the title.) Back issues are also available for most titles.
Read in your browser at libbyapp.com or in the Libby app.
We’re pleased to announce WeissRatings Medicare Supplement Insurance Buyers Guide is now available through the BRPL website. This customizable, easy-to-use guide is written in clear, understandable language to give you sound advice on difficult decisions about Medicare and the many options for Supplement Insurance.
|MyHeritage Library EditionTM is one of the largest, most internationally diverse genealogy databases of its kind in the world. It includes billions of historical documents from more than 48 countries, millions of historical photos, public records, indexes, and additional resources. Find it under our Online Resources link.|
Video tutorials are available on demand for many of our digital services and research databases. Access them by clicking on the "Video Tutorials" link on the blue menu bar on the left or below.