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All Lakeland libraries will be closed to the public March 18, 2020 until further notice. 

  • Sorry We're Closed

    Closure Questions Answered

    All Lakeland libraries will be CLOSED to the public March 18, 2020 until further notice.  

    • Please visit our Events calendar for a full listing of cancelled events and any scheduled programs/classes/events going forward.
    • Click here for library closure-related FAQs.
    • Check out the City of Lakeland Emergency Management page for important resources and information about City services, cancellations and closures, resources, prevention, symptoms, international travel advisories, and more.


    Using the Library from Home

    If you have any questions, please contact the Lakeland Public Library Monday through Friday 2 PM to 4 PM:
    Lakeland Public Library863.834.4263

  • Ready to Serve

    Ready to Serve

    The Lakeland Libraries are ready to serve you! Let us know how we can help and staff will respond as soon as possible.

  • Library cards
    Get a Library Card

    Your library card opens the door to a world of information and a wealth of entertainment! ... and best of all? Library cards are FREE! 

    Register online for your library card today, then contact the Lakeland Public Library Monday through Friday 2 PM to 4 PM for full card privileges to access online content:

    Lakeland Public Library863.834.4263




  • Link to hoopla digital website
    hoopla Engage

    Instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks, and more 24/7 from hoopla. No library card? No problem! Create a free account with hoopla Engage to download/stream up to 3 titles per month.

    To get started:

      1. Visit hoopladigital.com or download the hoopla app.
      2. Select "Get Started Today" and provide an email address and password to create your account.
      3. Choose Lakeland Public Library as your library.
      4. Select the option that you do not have a library card but would like to try hoopla.

    With hoopla, your public library is accessible anytime, anywhere!


  • Link to TumbleBooks eresources

    Read, Watch, and Learn!

    Tumble into reading fun for all ages! TumbleBooks are easy to use databases of ebooks and audiobooks with unlimited access! No checkouts, holds, or downloads required! Choose from animated picture books that incorporate sounds, music, and narration to create an electronic picture book, teen titles, or audiobooks for all audiences. 


  • Link to Freegal music
    Build Your Song Library

    Access millions of songs and artists. Download and keep 5 songs each week absolutely FREE! Plus, 24/7 music streaming is now available until September 30th! Even better? 15,000+ Music videos are available too!  All you need is your library card.