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Spring Regular Hours
Mon-Thurs 7:45am - 9:00pm
Friday 7:45am - 5:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday Closed

Please Note:

The CMC is closed during semester breaks, holidays and football game day.

Education Complex, ED 194
P.O. Box 162666
Orlando, FL 32816-2666
Phone: (407) 823-2791
Fax: (407) 823-3984


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CMC Lib Guides

CMC The Arts

The 700's-800's within the CMC's General collection contain books and manipulatives in relation to the arts. Many of these items range from text book assistance for music teachers, instruments, books on art techniques, but even items on recreational activities. This will break down each section of the 700's exploring idea's for cumulatives or just to give a heads start into the catalog search.

CMC Ellison Blocks

Ellison blocks are a great resource for enhancing your creativity. The blocks allow you to cut out shapes and letters to enhance lesson plans, design classroom decorations and so much more with your imagination.

CMC Generalities

The 000-100 is a Dewey classification of books relating to the history, description and critical appraisal of intellectual activity. Also included in this classification are books relating to computer electronics, software, hardware, data collection, computer graphics and virtual reality.

CMC Geography and History

This is the 900 section of the Dewey Decimal System that covers Geography and History and where a variation of resources can be found, from books to manipulative from around the world.

CMC Language

The 400 section of the CMC is the Language section. Here you will find a wide array of items that deal with language and linguistics as well as various learn to speak languages books ranging from English, Spanish, German to Japanese and Hindi.

CMC Literature

This is the 800 section of Dewey Decimal System that has a major focus on poetry but also other resources such as William Shakespeare.

CMC Philosophy and Psychology

This is the most general class of Dewey Decimal Class. It is used to classifiy items regarding Computer Science, Library and Information Science, and General Encyclopedic Works

CMC Posters

Using Posters can enhance visual learning and reinforces spoken words.

CMC Religion

This section of the Dewey Decimal class cover religions of different walks of life. The CMC has books that explore religions, customs and rituals.

CMC Research

Information about the CMC, how to navigate the catalog and search database are available in this lib guide.

CMC Science and Mathematics

The 500 section of the CMC is the Science and Mathematics section. Here you will find a wide array of items that cover the topics of mathematics, astronomy, physics, chemistry, earth science, paleontology, life sciences, plants as well as zoological sciences. This section also contains numerous manipulative within the subject areas.

CMC Social Sciences

This section of the Dewey Decimal class cover Social Sciences (how people live and work in society; law, government and institutions)

CMC Sunshine State Young Reader Award

The Sunshine State Young Readers Award program is sponsored by FAME and the Florida Department of Education for students in grades3-8. This program was first implemented in 1983. The CMC has extensive collection of sunshine state books. Just click on the tab to see the corresponding books for each school year. A winner for each category is selected for every school year.