Closed to Public until May 4th. ~ Available by phone (903) 729-4121 ~ Monday - Friday 9 am -6 pm ~

Closed to public but a librarian can be reached 10-6 Mon-Fri by phone at 903-729-4121. Thank you!

 

Welcome to the Palestine Public Library. We offer access to ideas, information, and experiences through a variety of materials to enrich the lives of residents of Palestine and Anderson County, Texas. Our collection includes high-interest magazines, newspapers, books, audiobooks, DVDs, a Spanish collection, and a Special Collections room with rare books on genealogy and local history. Patrons can also visit our Digital Branch to check out digital eBooks and audiobooks. 

We offer a story time for children ages 3 - 5 during the school year and Summer Reading Club is available for all ages during the summer. Onsite information services include computer access for all ages, copy, printing, fax and scanning services, and free Wi-Fi connection. Other free online resources include Texshare Databases, E-Sequels and Ancestry Library Edition, and our online library catalog. Visit us onsite and online and find something for everyone.

Hot Titles
Book Jacket
The Gift Of Forgiveness
by Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt

  • Automated Due Date Reminder Call

    An automated phone call system now calls to remind patrons the day before items are due, that their material(s) have been renewed for4 weeks. We hope this automated reminder will help patrons avoid late fees.

     

  • Library is closed

    Palestine Public Library is closed starting Friday, March 20 at 5:00 p.m. due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  All library materials can be returned at the book drop by the curb. For more information, please call the library at 903-729-4121. Thank you!

  • Fine Balance Policy

    The maximum fine threshold is $5.00.  Once the fine threshold has been exceeded, patrons must pay their account in full to restore borrowing privileges.

  • Closing Policy

    The library doors will be locked and no patrons admitted 10 minutes prior to the posted closing time.

  • Library Book Drop

     The library book drop is located on the curb just west of the Palestine Mall’s main entrance. It is intended for returning borrowed items when the library is closed.

     

     

Follow the Library:

 

 

 

Databases for you:
 

 

Free access to Ancestry is available only on Library computers