On May 9th, the new ocls.info will arrive! All webpages and URLs in the www.ocls.info website* will change as we switch to our new and improved site. When this happens, bookmarks, favorites, and links to this page may cease to work OR may redirect you to a page on the new site which contains similar content. Learn more about the new site!

*Please note that the redesign does not include the library's catalog or the event & class registration system.

JULY 2006

Volume 2 Issue 1

What's New


The Computer Basics Level 1 tutorial has been added to our web site! This tutorial teaches you the basic components of the computer desktop and demonstrates how to navigate through the windows environment.

The Microsoft Word Level 1 tutorial has been added to our web site! This tutorial teaches you to add clip art and images and demonstrates how to create and input data into a table.

Visit our Self-Paced Online Classes website and take a look at additional tutorials available to you.


Interested in reserving one of the Library’s public meeting rooms, but not sure when is the best time? You can now check room availability online! Click here to find out more information.


Now there is a direct link to our employment opportunities on the OCLS website! On the upper right hand corner of the OCLS website you will find “Jobs.” Click on “Jobs” to view our current employment vacancies.



Are you looking for a job? We can help! The Orange County Library System offers classes that can be of assistance to job seekers. Below is a list of the classes that are featured this month:
    Searching For Jobs Online: Use the Internet to search for jobs using various online resources.
  • Tuesday, July 25, 2006 at 3:00 PM
  • Hiawassee Branch
    Word Resume Writing: Use Microsoft Word templates to create a resume.
  • Sunday, July 09, 2006 at 2:00 PM
  • Orlando Public Library
  • Monday, July 31, 2006 at 7:00 PM
  • Herndon Branch
  • Thursday, July 27, 2006 at 6:30 PM
  • Edgewater Branch
  • Thursday, July 27, 2006 at 3:00 PM
  • Hiawassee Branch
  • Monday, July 24, 2006 at 7:00 PM
  • South Creek Branch
    Word Business Letters: Learn how to write Business Letters using Microsoft Word's Wizard.
  • Friday, July 14, 2006 at 2:00 PM
  • Orlando Public Library
Call 407.835.7323 for more information or visit our web page for more information, or to
sign up click here for classes in any of our locations.



We are offering a new Haitian-Creole class in July 2006!  Click here to sign up for classes in any of our locations.

Imèl Nivo I: Nou montre ou kòman pou kreye yon kont imèl. Epi tou kòman pou voye, resevwa ak òganize imèl sou èntènèt. Odyans (Patisipan): adilt

Bibliyotèk Piblik d'Olando - Dimanch, 30 Jwiyè, 2006 - Lè: 2:30 PM


The Orange The Orange County Library System is proud to offer live online presentations on a range of subjects. Starting 15 minutes before the event, log into www.ocls.info/loe and click on the name of the event to login to the interactive online event. This month you can join the Live Online Book Discussions. Read some great survival fiction this summer and join fellow readers for an interactive online book discussion. 

The Stand by Stephen King
Saturday, July 12 at 7:00 PM

The Brief History of the Dead by Kevin Brockmeier
Saturday, July 22, 2006 at 3:00 PM

For more information call 407.835.7323 or Click here for more information.


Did You Know?

Tumble Books - read to your children while on summer vacation and teach the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBook Library is an online collection of TumbleBooks: animated, talking picture books which make reading fun. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books and making them electronic with animation, sound, music and narration.


Not sure where to start? Get oriented with what classes to take and in which order. Looking to start designing web pages or learning database development? Let us show you the track you need to take. For more information please visit our page.


My Reading History is a My OCLS feature that lets you save a list of your previously checked out items. My Reading History also is maintained as part of your account and can be turned on or off by you. Once you have activated My Reading History, you will maintain and have access to all of the titles which you check out. For more information click here.
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