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

Orlando Sentinel

President of the Board of Trustees of the Orange County Library System Richard Maladecki talks about the values of having a library card in this Orlando Sentinel guest columnist article.

Orlando Weekly

The Film Festival will feature 75 films from over 20 countries. Categories in the fest are animated shorts, documentaries, micro shorts, music videos and short films.

My Central Florida Family

The Orange County Library System joins libraries across the country in celebrating National Library Card Sign-up Month.

Pulp Town

Why 101 reasons? To celebrate 101 E. Central Blvd — the headquarters for OCLS.

The Apopka Chief

For nearly eight weeks the North Orange Branch Library in Apopka, part of the Orange County Library System, will be closed again – not because of the coronavirus pandemic this time, but for renovations.


Dive-in with Ricky Ly of Tasty Chomps (Facebook Website), Katie Johnston of Pulptown (Facebook Website), and Brendan O’Connor of Bungalower (Facebook Instagram) as they spill the t during Hidden Orlando: Secret Spots and Local Haunts.

Orlando Weekly

The Orange County Library System was mentioned in Orlando Weekly's 2020 Orlando Weekly City Guide.


This month library staff have selected books on the topic of friendship in honor of National Friendship Day, recognized on the first Sunday in August, but celebrated every day of the year.


Two gay visual artists based in Florida each currently have some of their works featured in a female-centric exhibit at the Orlando Public Library.


To celebrate its return, the library system has announced the release of a limited-edition lapel pin, that was created in partnership with the local wizards at Secret Society Goods.