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OCLS blogs


Keep up with the latest news and discussions at the Library by checking our blogs. Drop in, read up, and leave a comment or subscribe to a blog's RSS to have the content brought to you.

Visit our newest blog which closely follows the progress of the Center for Technology, Innovation, & Creativity. This blog chronicles the creation of an amazing new resource for the community that was made possible by Ken Melrose and is dedicated to his mother Dorothy Lumley Melrose.

Visit the Library Leader to read about featured news and information from the Director. Be in the know!

The Southwest Library's blog is created by the staff. Check it often to stay updated on children and adult programs, book news and book club discussions, technology classes, art exhibits, new library materials, and more. E-mail us your suggestions or questions, or post a comment.

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Become a Fan on Facebook


Get face to face! Become a Fan of OCLS on Facebook.  Facebook is one of the fastest growing social networking sites. You can use it to connect with people, add personal content to your profile, post media and update your current status. By becoming a Fan of OCLS, you'll have access to the official OCLS page where we post exclusive news, photos, videos, and other content.

Did you know that Club Central is also on Facebook? Become a Fan of Club Central @ OCLS on Facebook and stay connected with all the upcoming teen programs and events.

Download a PDF of the OCLS Facebook Poster.

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OCLS on foursquare


Check-in at your favorite OCLS library location on Foursquare using your mobile device where you can write a review, earn badges and titles, locate a friend nearby or even win cool prizes!

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OCLS on Goodreads


OCLS is in Goodreads! Goodreads is a social media site for book lovers and a great way to discover your next favorite book. Access authors' blogs, keep track of what you're reading, take literature quizzes, join discussions, and more!

Create your own Goodreads account and become a friend of OCLS Staff Picks. Follow our reviews, ratings, what we're reading and recommending.

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Follow the OCLS photo journey on Instagram! You'll find photos from Library programs and events to Library projects and more!

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Pinterest is a fun and engaging social site where you "pin" ideas and images from the Internet to create themed boards. Follow us on Pinterest and find out about everything from books and music we love, crafts and cool ideas, to our wish list for future programs, among many other fun topics!

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OCLS Podcasts


OCLS is proud to present podcasts that highlight some of our more popular programming events in audio and video form. Would you like to learn more about podcasts? View our Confused section for answers to your questions or take a Podcasting class with OCLS!

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Want to know more about our RSS feeds? The Orange County Library System was the first public library to offer RSS (Really Simple Syndication), which is a format designed to distribute or "feed" news and information. Be the first to know about an author coming to the Library, find out about the next book sale, and learn about health and business programs plus more by using the Library's RSS.

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Follow us on Twitter


What’s Twitter? It’s a free service that lets you keep in touch with OCLS through the exchange of quick, frequent updates.  As an OCLS Twitter follower, your VIP pass to all things OCLS is free! When you follow an OCLS Twitter account, you are privy to exclusive content including news, upcoming event announcements, and exclusive offers and contests, as well as added information on current and past events. Also, Twitter acts as a forum, giving you the power to suggest what services and resources are provided and allows OCLS to collect information about how to best provide for the community.

@oclslibrary | @oclsteen | @oclsyouth

Are you new to Twitter? Watch our DIY tutorial and learn how to use it!

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OCLS @ YouTube


YouTube is a video sharing website where users can upload their videos for all to see. Watch OCLS videos through our OCLS account. Watch past programs, storytelling, musical acts, and much, much more. You can also watch and download OCLS videos to your mobile device! You can visit our YouTube account through your mobile device, or you can download videos directly to your device from our site. Try it out!

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