The Friends of the Ocee Library is a non-profit group whose purpose is to promote general knowledge of library services and to provide financial assistance for special library needs and events.

As of 25 June 2019, OCEE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS. Ocee will be closed for ~6-9 months.

Please visit to find alternate library locations and hours. You'll also find info regarding the renovations/closures that are taking place throughout the library system.

Ocee library is offering programs at off-site locations. This blog will remain active during the closure.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Reading Non-Fiction

A history professor suggests that you read non-fiction differently than you read fiction. Understanding is more important that reading word for word. Here are 5 tips for engaging more effectively with non-fiction. Not only do they make reading quicker, but the claim is that you actually retain more information.