People
Henry V.
Henry V. discusses how he chose to move to Orlando, unique qualities of Orlando, and his experiences as an English instructor at the Southeast Branch, OCLS. ... Read more
People
Prostell Thomas - Interview
Prostell shares his experiences and reflects on his life and his community. Prostell Thomas - Interview  at the Washington Park Branch Library - "Tell Your Story" event. ... Read more
People
Charles Holliday
Charles Holliday shares his memories about his life and the community. Washington Park "Tell Your Story" event. WATCH the interview on YouTube   ... Read more
People
Kris Woodson
Interview with Kris Woodson - Life in Orlando Interview with Kris Woodson -  Working at OCLS  Kris Woodson  (far left) at Library Central grand opening. Kris Woodson - Back Row, second from left with the Community Relations staff. ... Read more
Topics
Interview with Kris Woodson
Shane Roopnarine interviews Kris Woodson about working for the Orange County Library System and her life in Orlando. Kris describes the different jobs she has held over the years and the memorable people she has met, including a famous author. She also ta ... Read more
Events
Orange County Library 75th Anniversary Quilt
The OCLS Staff Association and the Friends of the Library collaborated to make a quilt to commermorate Orange County Library System's 75 years of library service to this community. The project was announced at the Library's 75th Anniversary Celebration in ... Read more
People
Interview with Angela Jacobe
10-21-09 interview with Angela Jacobe, long time employee of the Orange County Library System. Angela discusses coming to the United States from the Philippines, working at a newly opened Disney World, and how library services have changed over the years. ... Read more
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Interview with Mike Worrell and Charlie Hoeck
10-21-09 interview with Mike Worrell and Charlie Hoeck, long time employees of the Orange County Library System. The two discuss the history of the library and the ever changing face of Central Florida.Part one:  Growing up and schoolPart two: Early ... Read more
Events
Girl Power!
WMFE has invited OCLS to participate in one of their Healthy Woman Conferences. OCLS has taken this opportunity to record  some ideas and information about those who have attended.   ... Read more
Events
Oh, Woman!
OCLS is excited to have particpated in "Oh, Woman!"  Women at the conference took time to talk to OCLS staff about the wide array of Health Resources available at the library.  Many also sat down to participate in a short 2-5 minute intervi ... Read more
Places
Herndon Branch, first year perspective
The Herndon Branch opened its doors to the public on November 23, 1998.  It is a leased facility in the Colonial Promenade shopping center on East Colonial Drive. Previous occupants in the building were Barnes and Noble book store and T.J. Maxx. The ... Read more
Places
West Oaks Library - The Branch Before the Books
These are pictures of the shelves before the books were shelved, at West Oaks Branch Library. West Oaks branch opened on August 8, 2001 with a door count of 2,319. ... Read more