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W.T. Bland Public Library

Location

1995 N. Donnelly St.
Mount Dora, FL 32757
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Phone: (352) 735-7180
Email: library@cityofmountdora.com

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Hours

Sun:
Closed
Mon:
10:00am - 6:00pm
Tue:
10:00am - 6:00pm
Wed:
10:00am - 6:00pm
Thu:
10:00am - 6:00pm
Fri:
10:00am - 6:00pm
Sat:
Closed

Library Staff

Cathy Lunday Library Manager
Lajun Garry Administrative Secretary
Lynn Gonzales Youth Services Librarian
Heather Fales Technical Processing
Bri Ray Youth Services Assistant II
Kim Ameral Youth Services Assistant II
Maria Scanlan Circulation Supervisor
Emily Gerety Library Assistant
Karen Grill Library Assistant
Thomas Rodriguez Library Assistant
Daniel Rodriguez Library Assistant
Sarah Beasley Library Assistant
Shelby Schiebler Library Assistant

Library Links

Library Announcements

Thanksgiving holiday schedule (Nov. 25-28, 2020)

Our libraries will close early or be closed during Thanksgiving week. Read on for details.

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Posted: 11/19/2020

 

New hours starting this November: Astor County Library, Cagan Crossings Community Library (Four Corners), East Lake County Library (Sorrento), Lady Lake Public Library, Leesburg Public Library, Marion Baysinger Memorial County Library (Groveland), Paisley County Library, Tavares Public Library, Umatilla Public Library, W.T. Bland Public Library (Mount Dora)

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Posted: 11/4/2020

Late fines restart October 1, 2020

Please return library items to any of our open libraries by their due dates to avoid late fines. Read our FAQ.

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Posted: 9/23/2020

Libraries have limited reopening

The W.T. Bland Library will observe a limited reopening starting Monday, June 15, 2020.

OCCUPANCY: 25 patron capacity with a 1-hour daily max visit.

CURBSIDE PICKUP: Call or email the library to request this service.

SERVICE: Staff will help with library items and printing needs.

SELF CHECKOUT: Stations available on a first-come, first-served basis.

COMPUTERS: Stations are 6 ft. apart with a 1-hour daily max usage.

MEETING ROOMS & SIMPSON FARMHOUSE Closed until further notice.

LOITERING: No tutoring, large gatherings, or extended visits.

IN-PERSON EVENTS: Postponed until further notice.

GROUPS: Guardians and their children must stay together.

FACIAL COVERINGS: Free bandanas from the Friends of the Library.

MASKS: Required for everyone age 2+ while inside of the library, effective Friday, July 10, 2020.

CDC GUIDELINES: Follow their latest COVID-19 recommendations.

For library card questions, email servreq@mylakelibrary.org.

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Posted: 3/24/2020

Products available online:

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You can read Architectural Digest, Consumer Reports, Martha Stewart Living, The New Yorker, Science News and Town & Country online with your Lake County Library System library card utilizing Flipster. Access it here.

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Kanopy is a video streaming platform for libraries with one of the largest and most unique collections in the world featuring over 26,000 movies, documentaries, and indie and foreign films from over hundreds of producers including The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Kino Lorber, and PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers. Access it here.
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BiblioBoard's Indie Author Project connects indie books, libraries, writers and readers. Use your Mount Dora library card to access all three free programs. Submit your book to have it published digitally at no cost. Access it here.

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Free professional help to create, edit, format and generate print-ready and eBook formats for your book. Access it here.
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The Mount Dora Archives is a collaborative venture between the Mount Dora Historical Society, the Mount Dora Library Association and the City of Mount Dora. The mission of this partnership is to collect, preserve and digitize historical photographs, documents and publications to further an appreciation and understanding of Mount Dora's earliest days. Access it here.

Posted: 5/31/2017