Books & Beyond: A monthly Library news and information publication sponsored by the Friends of the Library

October 2011

Volume 9 Issue 2

Second Saturday

UCF Opera Second Saturday

Experience a sneak preview of the UCF Opera's American Opera Gala.







The Big Read

Edgar Allan Poe The Big Read

Join The Big Read community reading initiative as we celebrate The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe.







Hispanic Heritage

Una gran celebración.Hispanic Heritage

Don't miss your chance to celebrate Hispanic culture through film, art and author events at the library.






All Aboard SunRail

AIA Orlando SunRail

Get on board for an informational discussion focusing on the SunRail transportation system.







Foursquare Deal

Check-in and check out! Foursquare Promo

Foursquare users who check-in at OCLS libraries in September and October will check-out with a special prize.







Small Business Big Ideas

Marlee Ward Small Business Big Ideas

Learn how you can use a personal brand and content marketing to become an influencer in your industry.








Smart Investing @ Your LibraryMoney Tips

Learn how to get more for your money by attending a Money Tip$ workshop presented by the Orange County Library System and Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business.



Meet the Author

Doc Lucky Meisenheimer Meet the Author

Science Fiction author Doc Lucky Meisenheimer stops by to discuss his book The Immune.





Download Free eBooks

Re"Kindle" your love for reading. Kindle

Library card holders can now download eBooks to their Kindle using OverDrive.






Soy Culto

Porque asi me siento. Soy Culto

Soy Culto is an initiative to expand the available resources and services at the library tailored specifically for the Hispanic community.



Music in the Library

Live at the Library Music in the Library

Attend free performances and movie screenings at the Orlando Public Library.







Book Clubs

Join the club! Book Clubs

Join one of our regular book clubs and meet others with similar interests and tastes.





Featured Database

Career CruisingFeatured Database

Career Cruising, available in English and Spanish, is a comprehensive online career-planning, vocational guidance, employment-seeking reference database with a built-in resume builder.