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Mental Health Awareness Month - Q&A with Jessica Daly
May 1, 2022 | Andrea Jackson

Jessica Daly, faculty librarian and assistant professor with AdventHealth University, sat with us to discuss the importance of mental health awareness. In this interview, she opens up about her experience as both a caregiver and librarian, and her journey with mental health.... READ MORE

National Bike Month - Q&A with Courtney Reynolds
April 25, 2022 | Scottie Campbell - Marketing Director - reThink Your Commute

May is National Bike Month, and OCLS will be hosting a series of webinars on commuting by bicycle presented by reThink Your Commute and facilitated by Courtney Reynolds. Courtney is a native Floridian who didn’t own a car until after college, traveling on foot, by bike or by... READ MORE

Adult Summer Reading is Back!
April 11, 2022 | Andrea Jackson

Join Orange County Library System on an adventure as we kick off Adult Summer Reading and the return of in-person programs! Registration begins May 2 and will create Oceans of Possibilities for participants.

Not only will you get to go on a sweet escape each time you... READ MORE

From the Interim Director, April 2022
April 1, 2022 | Steve Powell

National Library Week is April 3–9, 2022. It’s a week to celebrate libraries and all the contributions they make to the community.

Aside from promoting reading and literacy, libraries impact communities in so many ways – some visible and some not so much.

For... READ MORE

Q&A with Adrianna Cuevas. Mayor Buddy’s Book Club – End of Book Party Wednesday, April 20, 4 p.m.
March 29, 2022 | Jessica Pinkowski

Adrianna Cuevas is a first-generation Cuban American originally from Miami, Florida. She is the award-winning author of several middle-grade novels for young readers including Cuba in My Pocket and The Ghosts of Rancho Espanto. In 2021, she won the Sunshine State Young Reader... READ MORE

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 From the Interim Director, June 2022
May 26, 2022 | Steve Powell

One of the most important relationships Orange County Library System has is with Orange County Public Schools. We strive to ensure that every school in the county has a library staff liaison who provides them with information about library events and services, and we... READ MORE

Get Ready to Shell-a-brate Adult Summer Reading!
May 20, 2022 | Andrea Jackson

Sea-ing is believing! Dive into this video to see what hidden treasures are in store.

Remember, all you need to do is make sure you have an active OCLS library card. If you don’t have a library card or you need to renew your card, you can do so here. From there, log... READ MORE

Programa de Lectura de Veran
May 10, 2022 | Laura Lizardi

El verano se está acercando y también los programas de lectura de verano 2022 del Sistema de Bibliotecas del Condado de Orange, del cúal este año, el tema y inspiración es... Un Océano de Posibilidades. Dicho tema traerá diversas programaciones presenciales y virtuales de... READ MORE

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