Yes. Speak to a staff member at the Melrose Center desk about our self-guided tour option. Staff are also happy to answer any questions and explain how to make use of the resources in the Melrose Center.
No. *Exception: Bottled water is allowed only in the creative workspaces and Tech Central.
Yes. The cost for the Conference Center for O.C Library cardholders and Fee Cardholders is $125 per hour. Out-of-County residents cost is $150 per hour.
Yes, after they attend the General Orientation. Use is free to Orange County Resident Library Card Holders for one 3 hour session per day. Melrose cardholders pay $25 for one 3 hour session per day.
Yes. Users must first attend the General Orientation and a simulator-specific Orientation and Assessment. For example, if they wish to book the Flight Simulator, they must attend the Flight Simulator Orientation and Assessment. Upon successful completion of the assessment, users become eligible to...
Yes. Due to limited space, registration is required. There are various ways to register – use the online event calendar or call 407.835.7323. If not an Orange County Library cardholder, call 407.835.7323.
No. Fee cards apply to most regular library services. Fee card holders are encouraged to gain access through a Melrose Card. See Studio Access Fee Table for further details.
Can Maitland or Winter Park reciprocal borrowers or an Out-of-County Resident use the Studios in the Melrose Center?
All users who plan to book the studio will need to attend the Studio Access Orientation and conduct an assessment to demonstrate proficiency. If proficiency is not met, Library staff reserves the right to refer users for further Studio Equipment Training. There is a fee schedule for Maitland,...
Do I still need to attend the Orientations if I already know how to use the software and equipment in the studios?
All users who plan to book the studio will need to attend the Studio Access Orientation and conduct an assessment to demonstrate proficiency. If proficiency is not met, Library staff reserves the right to refer users for further Studio Equipment Training.
To use the Audio Production Studio, the Video Production Studio, or the Photo Studio, there are some additional steps. After the initial General Orientation, users must then attend a Studio Access Orientation so they get acquainted with the equipment and the operations of the studio.
To use the editing workstations, cardholders must be 18 years or older. To reserve any of the studios, cardholders must be 18 years or older. Cardholders under 18 years old must be accompanied and supervised by an adult (18+ years of age) at all times. Users under 18 years of age must be...
To book and make payment, call 407.835.7323 or go to the Melrose Center for assistance.
No. PC Pass will only provide access to the public computers at branch libraries and on the 4th floor of the Orlando Public Library.
What if I'm a Maitland or Winter Park Reciprocal Borrower or an Out-of-County Resident and I want to use the Common Areas of the Melrose Center?
These users will begin by scheduling a free Melrose Center General Orientation. At the end of the orientation, they receive a Melrose Center card at no cost. Melrose cardholders will use the card number associated with their Melrose Center card to reserve computers in the common area, sign up for...
Computers are only to be used for working on projects associated with Melrose Center type activities such as video, audio, graphic design and photo editing. Users cannot use these computers to read emails, write letters, browse the Internet and social networking sites such as Facebook or to watch...