Cooper Memorial Library

2525 Oakley Seaver Drive
Clermont, FL 34711

Phone: (352) 536-2275


Sun: Closed
Mon: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tue:9:00am - 7:00pm
Wed:9:00am - 7:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Located at the Lake-Sumter State College, South Lake Campus

Library Staff

Boyd Bruce Regional Branch Manager
Lynda Hogans Administrative Assistant
Beth Lucas Head of Reference
Amy Stultz Head of Youth Services
Andrea Gehringer Head of Circulation
Dennis Smolarek Reference Librarian
Amy Hand Library Assistant
Eli Allison Library Assistant
Aaron Taylor Library Assistant - Youth Services
Stephanie Zang Library Assistant
Colleen Smith Library Technician
Esther Catino Library Assistant - Reference & Circulation
Amy Thompson Library Assistant - Youth Services
Lisa Piper Library Assistant - Youth Services
Stephanie Gardner Library Assistant - Youth Services

Cooper Memorial Library

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Library Announcements

  • Special Holiday Programs at the Cooper Memorial Library
    Our Holiday Music Series 2014 at the Cooper Memorial Library will feature two great live performances on the main floor of the library to usher in the holiday season. On Tuesday, Dec. 9th, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. we will feature the Paul DeRitter Duo, performing great seasonal music. On Thursday, Dec. 11th, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. we will feature the Christian vocal and guitar group DaVida. These concerts are free and we welcome everyone to join us for these events. For information contact Dennis Smolarek at 352.536.2275 or email at  
    Posted: Today

  • Chanukah Family Fun
    We will also have our annual Chanukah Family Fun celebration with a very special appearance by Rabbi Steve as Santa! There will be plenty of snacks, beverages, games, music, and chocolate coins for everyone! It's great holiday fun for the whole family, so make your plans to be here on Wednesday, Dec. 10th at 3:00 p.m. in room 108. For more information about all our great library programs please contact Dennis Smolarek at 352.536.2275 or email at

    Posted: Today

  • Cooper Memorial Library's 100th anniversary The Clermont City Council issued a proclamation congratulating Cooper Memorial Library on its 100th anniversary at the council’s regular meeting. Receiving the  proclamation was the library’s director and Regional Branch Manager Boyd Bruce, Lake County Director of Public Resources Wendy Breeden and members of the Cooper Memorial Library Association Board and Friends of Cooper Memorial Library.
    Posted: 11/14/2014

  • Libraries to Close for the Thanksgiving Holiday
    The following libraries will close for the Thanksgiving holiday Thursday, November 27 through Saturday, November 29.   View Press Release
    Posted: 11/13/2014

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Cooper 100th Anniversary proclamation