Library Catalog
Virtual Library
Classes & Programs
Downloadable Media
Databases
Kids, Tweens & Teens
Press Room
Get Your Card
Locations
About Us
Map It!

101 E. Central Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32801
407.835.7323

Sun
1-6
Mon
9-8
Tue
9-8
Wed
9-8
Thu
9-8
Fri
9-6
Sat
9-6

Lynx Bus Routes

The Orlando Public Library is on Central Blvd between Rosalind and Magnolia and is served by the downtown Lymmo service as well as routes # 3,6,7,11,13 and 51.
Lynx Maps & Schedules

About the Branch

The Orlando Public Library is the headquarters and resource center for the Orange County Library System. The 290,000 square foot downtown Orlando facility is the largest public library building in the state of Florida. The Library has been located at this site since its beginnings as the Albertson Public Library in 1923. Public Reference Departments in the Orlando Public Library include Children's, Library Central, and Reference Central. The Children's Library offers spacious areas, special programs, computers and story rooms for our youngest readers and readers to be. The Technology and Education Center is located on the second floor and includes the Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation and Creativity. The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community. The genealogy collection is one of the best in the Southeast and is a great place to begin research into family history.

Orlando Public Branch Orlando Public Branch

Request a Meeting Room or Study Room at
Orlando Public Library

View the Floor Map

Upcoming Classes & Programs

Advanced Search

Viewing 1 - 5 of 158 classes.

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 »

1:30
PM

National Coin Week: Building Tomorrows: Inspiration and Innovation at World Fai

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

The 92nd annual National Coin Week begins April 19-25. Join the Central Florida Coin Club members to kick off this year's celebration of, Building Tomorrows: Inspiration and Innovation at World's Fairs, will celebrate the history of these great events and the 100th anniversary of the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco. This informative event is for anyone with an interest in coins.

Event DetailsRemind Me of This EventDownload to CalendarEmail a FriendPrint

1:30
PM

WhizKids: Intro to Circuitry Using Snap Circuits (9-12)

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Melrose Center Registration Required

Explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects such a flashing light, a radio alarm, a doorbell and much more. Learn the basic science of electronics and how they impact our everyday lives. Make learning electronics a snap! #tic #fabtic #whizkids

Event DetailsRemind Me of This EventDownload to CalendarEmail a FriendPrint

1:30
PM

Ask a Tech: Video Studio Equipment

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Melrose Center Registration Required

Do you want to master the equipment in the Video Studio or need a quick review for the assessment? Let us help! A Video instructor will be available to assist you in this open lab. Please note: questions are handled based on the topics discussed in any of the classes offered at the Video Studio. Recommended Audience: Any #tic #adobe #videotic

Event DetailsRemind Me of This EventDownload to CalendarEmail a FriendPrint

2:00
PM

Nightly Blues

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Orlando Public Library

Orlando's leading blues band Nightly Blues will perform at your local library. Nightly Blues seamlessly combine classic Blues, R&B, and Jazz to create their own style that has been entertaining people over the years.

Event DetailsRemind Me of This EventDownload to CalendarEmail a FriendPrint

2:00
PM

Adobe Photoshop Fundamentals

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Melrose Center Registration Required

Create complex and attractive designs using shapes, painting and text with special effects. Build your new business logo, advertisements, marketing flyers and other illustrations with ease using the customizable tools. You will learn to draw and manipulate brushes, custom shapes, filters, and text in unique ways. Recommended Audience: Adult #tic #adobe #phototic

Event DetailsRemind Me of This EventDownload to CalendarEmail a FriendPrint

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 »

Services and Programs

  • The library collection includes books, audio books, informational and entertainment videos and DVDs, recorded music, world language materials, a Young Adult collection, an Adult Literacy Collection, Florida Collection, Disney archive as well as magazines for leisure reading and research plus microfilm.
  • Public computers offering Internet access, and online reference resources including the Library catalog are located throughout the building.
  • Three computer labs allows us to teach classes for PC and MAC users. Our friendly and knowledgeable Technology and Customer Support Specialists teach over one hundred and thirty classes a month.
  • Drive-up window on Wall Street allows patrons to return items while remaining in their cars.
  • Four meeting rooms available for use by non-profit organizations. Request a room online or call us at 407.835.7323. Reading areas and study rooms for small groups of six or less are located on each of the four public levels.
  • Tours of the Orlando Public Library are available by appointment, please call the Community Relations Office.
  • Regularly scheduled school-age and group programs every Tuesday and Thursday, every 30 minutes between 9:15 and 10:45:
    • Tiny Tales for Babies ages Birth to 18 months Friday and Saturday at 9:30 a.m.
    • Toddler Time for ages 18 to 36 months every Friday and Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
    • Family Storytime every Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
    • Storybook Fun for ages 3-5 on Fridays and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.
    • Cuentame un Cuento, bilingual story program, every 1st Saturday of the month at 11:00 a.m.
  • Various programs and displays for adults and children are offered throughout the year by the Library, Friends of the Library, and Community Organizations.
 
OCLS - Orlando, Florida
Copyright Orange County Library System | All rights reserved | Assistive Services | Privacy Policy | Be Internet Safe