In addition to the physical collection, there are over 6,000 images accessible for viewing online via our digital collection.
Mon - Fri 9 am - 5 pm
(Saturday hours end on May 18th and resume September 7, 2019)
**Access to the Lakeland History Room, outside of the current schedule, is coordinated by Librarian LuAnn Mims.**
For information about how to use the lab, please fill out our interest form or contact LuAnn Mims 863.834.4269.
Our story begins with you...what better way to tell the many stories of Lakeland and its history, than visually by showcasing highlights from our Digital Collection through Flickr.
Check out our featured album:
When the weather is hot! Lakelanders know how to enjoy the summer sunshine and their favorite outdoor activities, which sometimes means staying cool indoors too!
The Lakeland History Room at the Lakeland Public Library has developed a wonderful collection of photographs, documents, books and artifacts that depict the history of Lakeland and surrounding areas.
View the changes that have been made to Lakeland and many of its buildings using History Pin.
Use the slide bar to unveil what these past Lakeland pictures look like today.
Can't make it to the Lakeland History Room? No problem, we offer over 6,000 images accessible for viewing online via our digital collection provided through CONTENTdm.
This platform allows you to quickly access to a variety of content including photographs, maps, and scrapbooks with specialty items like citrus crate labels, artwork, yearbooks, posters, and post cards.