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Miami-Dade Public Library System Proudly Announces Expanded Hours of Operation

– Ten Library Branches to Offer an Additional Day of Service –

(Miami, FL – September 24, 2015) The Miami-Dade Public Library System proudly announces that it will move to an expanded service schedule effective Thursday, October 1, 2015. As part of the FY 2015‑16 Adopted Budget, ten library branches that are currently on a 5‑day schedule will be increased to a 6‑day schedule. The locations of these ten branches are as follows:

  • California Club Branch Library – Opening Soon
  • Coral Reef Branch Library
  • Country Walk Branch Library
  • Golden Glades Branch Library
  • Hispanic Branch Library
  • Homestead Branch Library
  • International Mall Branch Library
  • Kendall Branch Library
  • Little River Branch Library
  • Pinecrest Branch Library

MDPLS will also be adjusting the hours of operation at the Main Library and the Doral Branch Library to provide evening hours for our patrons. The Main Library will now be open from 12 ‑ 8 p.m. on Thursday evenings, and, the Doral Branch Library will be open from 12 ‑ 8 p.m. on Monday evenings.

To view the Library’s new schedule, visit the New Hours of Operation page, or call your local branch for further information.

About the Miami-Dade Public Library System

The Miami‑Dade Public Library System (MDPLS), a recipient of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, serves as a community center and learning place where the Miami‑Dade community meets to exchange ideas, learn, share, and create. The Library strives to ensure that all residents, regardless of socioeconomics, will be enriched through access to materials, technology, art and culture and programs so that they may develop the skills they need to create and produce innovations for the 21st century. Through its 50 locations, bookmobiles, special services, website ( and MDPLS iLibrary app, the library proudly serves more than 7 million annual visitors. In the more than 40 years of serving the community, the MDPLS continues to experience tremendous change and growth, evolving with the technological needs and requirements of its diverse community.


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