Importance of Libraries

Man’s quest for knowledge has let to the creation and accumulation of tremendous amount of information.  This quest for knowledge knows no bounds and limits and is never satisfied.  It has continued since the dawn of civilization to the modern age.  This hard-earned knowledge and information is valuable for the entire mankind and therefore liable to be preserved.  With the invention of paper man has been able to convey this knowledge to others by writing books.  Thousands of manuscripts have been written by the wise men of the earlier times bu many of them were destroyed due to the lack of proper means of preservation.

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Information for Students Looking for Financial Help for College:

The offices of Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education has some helpful websites to assist you in working with students.  These websites can help eligible individuals benefit from federally funded financial assistance for education beyond high school.

Federal Student Aid plays a central and essential role in supporting postsecondary education by providing money for college to eligible students and families.  They partner with postsecondary schools, financial institutions, and others to deliver services that help students and families who are paying for college.

Here are the websites that may be able to help you:

City of Lake Alfred Library dedicated website

FAFSA on the Web

Funding Education Beyond High School

College Preparation Checklist

Federal Student Aid at a Glance

Free Publications

Here are a couple of references for finding your next book:

Audiobooks by Overdrive

Book Page

Library Information:

245 N. Seminole Ave.
Lake Alfred, FL  33850

Phone:  (863) 291-5378
Fax:  (863) 965-6386

Hours:  Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.