FAU Library Hours - 8:30 am - 5 pm
Palm Beach State College Frequently Asked Questions
- How do I access the FAU Library Building?
For Spring 2021, access will be limited to FAU and Palm Beach State students, faculty and staff. All patrons will be required to swipe their campus ID card for access. Please follow these links for information on the Owl Card or Panther Card.
PBSC students, faculty, and staff will need to fill out this form to gain access to the Wimberly Library and authorization to check out materials. You should receive confirmation within 1 business day. For questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the safety of the campus community, we will not allow access to the general public during the first phase of reopening. Members of the general public may request an appointment if necessary. We have compiled information on local public libraries to assist the public.
- Do I have access to FAU Databases and E-resources?
PBSC students, faculty, and staff have access to FAU Databases and E-resources while visiting the Boca Raton campus and inside the library building.
- Do I have access to FAU Databases and E-resources from off-campus?
No, PBSC students, faculty, and staff do not have access to FAU Databases and E-resources from off-campus. However, PBSC students, faculty, and staff do have access to PBSC Databases and E-resources from off-campus.
- How do I access PBSC Databases and E-resources from off-campus?
By using OpenAthen. OpenAthens is a single sign-on (SSO) authentication system that allows you to access PBSC's electronic library resources anywhere.
- How can FAU Instruction & Engagement Department (I&E) help my class with learning resources?
Resources for PBSC Students and Faculty
PBSC Video Tutorials - View these tutorials on FAU library services for Palm Beach State College at Boca Raton.
Workshop Video Tutorial - View these workshops that have been hosted by FAU I&E Department
Instruction & Engagement Services Department Videos - All available videos