Here are stories about the Orange County Library System from the news media.

Orlando Weekly

The poet laureate will be chosen from three finalists selected by a committee made up of local poets and literary experts from the University of Central Florida, Valencia College, Rollins College, Orange County Library System, Burrow Press and the Florida Humanities Council. 

Orlando Weekly

The daylong event at the downtown public library is dedicated to all things books and includes panels, writing workshops, book signings and the chance to see best-selling authors. 

My Central Florida Family

Choose your house: Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw or Slytherin and show off your colors, answer trivia questions and enjoy cool crafts when the Orlando Public Library presents Potterversary.

Winter Garden Magazine

For one day only, the library will be transformed into the literary universe of Harry Potter, with various departments representing scenes from the beloved books.

Orange Observer

MIX 105.1 radio station has joined the Orange County Library System for its Celebrate Summer events, which is also a kickoff for the summer reading program.

Library Journal

The Orange County Library System recieves a special mention in the 2017 Gale/Library Journal's Library of the Year list.

Orlando Sentinel

About 50 people watched a half dozen performances by musicians and poets for Pulse Remembrance Through Music & Poetry at the Orlando Public Library.

Orlando Sentinel

The Orange County Public Library hosts its first Drag Queen Storytime.


Drag Queens will be reading stories at the Orlando Public Library on June 12, in recognition of Orlando Together Day.

Orlando Sentinel

Every other Sunday, the devoted mother drove her daughter to the downtown Orlando library for Pokémon League, where the young, old and those in-between gathered to discuss and play the beloved game.