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  • New eLibrary South Lakeland Hours

    Beginning Monday, May 23rd, the eLibrary will have updated hours of operation:

    Monday through Thursday:
    9 AM to 6 PM

    9 AM to 5 PM

    10 AM to 2 PM


    For more information, contact the eLibrary South Lakeland at 863-838-4507.

  • Link to hoopla digital website
    Your Library Anytime, Anywhere

    Instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks, and more 24/7 with your library card and hoopla!

    Create a free account with your library card and download/stream up to 12 Instant borrow titles per month and 10 hoopla Flex borrows you can use on specially marked hoopla Flex eBooks and Audiobooks. With hoopla, your public library is accessible anytime, anywhere!



  • Link to Flipster emagazine collection
    Access Your Favorite Magazines

    From Consumer Reports and TIME to National Geographic, Real Simple and People, Flipster has the magazines you know and love, available digitally.

    Download and read the latest editions of your favorite magazines on your computer, tablet, or mobile device for free with Flipster.

    Login with your library card and start browsing your favorite magazines!


  • Flower headphones with freegal logo
    Build Your Song Library

    Access millions of songs and artists. Download and keep 5 songs each week absolutely FREE! Plus, stream music up to three hours per day! Even better? 15,000+ Music videos are available too!  All you need is your library card.


  • Library Services Online

    Whether you want to borrow an ebook, stream music, or browse magazines online, we have an app for that!

    With our library apps, you can search the catalog, renew checked out materials, download eBooks and music, or browse magazines all from a tablet or mobile device! 

    To view and download available apps, click here to see the full list of services available.


  • Unlock Your Next Read!

    Looking for a contactless option to pick up your library items? Try our new book lockers inside Kelly Recreation Complex (404 Imperial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33803)!

    How it works:

    1. Place items on hold online, by phone, or in person at your local library.
    2. Choose “Lakeland Library Lockers” as the pickup location.
    3. Once you are notified the items are available, visit the book lockers inside Kelly Recreation Complex and scan your library card to retrieve your items.

    The Lakeland Book Lockers at Kelly Recreation Complex are funded under the provisions of the DLIS Florida CARES Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.