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1000 Books before Kindergarten1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program with Beanstack

Reading aloud to young children strengthens their language skills and builds their vocabulary so why not take part in the Pittsford Community Library's new "1,000 Books before Kindergarten" program? You can keep track with Beanstack, an online and smartphone-friendly website that makes tracking the books you read easy and fun. Click here for more information or call the Children's Desk at the Library, (585) 249-5487.


PCL offers hoopla to Pittsford residents

Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. Hoopla is like having your public library at your fingertips. Anytime. Anywhere. 


Download the hoopla app or go to
to sign up with your library card number!


Reader's Advisory Pinterest Page

Take a look at what the staff at PCL is reading! Our Pinterest page includes staff picks, read-alikes, Best-of lists, and more. 

Library eNews

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Ancestry logo

The Pittsford Community Library is pleased to now provide free access to – the premier online resource for researching your family tree. is a subscription-based genealogy research website with over 5 billion records online. The majority of records are from the United States, though records are being added for other countries, such as Canada, the UK, and European countries. is available only to on-site patrons using the Library’s public computers. Just click on the desktop icon or favorite in the browser of any patron computer in the Library to access the site.


NoveList is a comprehensive readers' advisory service for fiction lovers. NoveList answers the question "What should I read next?" NoveList contains plot summaries and information on thousands of fiction books for all ages as well as author read-alike lists and book discussion guides. NoveList is available to Pittsford residents with a valid library card.

Value Line
Value Line Research Center Library Edition

The Value Line Research Center Library Edition includes online access to Value Line's leading research publications covering stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as our proprietary special situation stocks.

The Value Line Research Center Library Edition is available to Pittsford residents for personal use only. Three library patrons can use this database at any given time. Please be considerate of other users and log out when you have completed your research. Click the above icon for more information and database access.

Wireless Printing

The Pittsford Community Library is now offering wireless printing for mobile devices, including laptops, tablets and smartphones. Click the above icon for more information.