PCL offers computers for use by patrons with a valid library account. Guest passes are available at the reference desk for visitors without a library account. Public computers include access to:
- Software: Microsoft Office 2016 including Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint
- Magic®-Screen magnification software with speech
- Open Book-Scanning and reading software
- JAWS® for Windows®-Screen reading software, speech with or without magnification
For computer and internet usage rules, please review our Computer and Internet Safety and Use Policy Statement.
PCL offers iPads available for use inside the building. iPads may be checked out with a valid library card at the reference desk for up to 3 hours.
The Children’s Room offers 5 iPads loaded with educational apps appropriate for children. There is no Internet access available on the Children’s Room iPads.
PCL offers free Wi-Fi throughout the building. The name (SSID) of our wireless network is: Pittsford
To use the Library's Wi-Fi service, you must have a computer device that supports wireless access. The Library Wi-Fi is not secure and use of it is at your own risk; you must also take every precaution to secure your equipment and personal belongings while in the library. Even with firewall and antivirus protection on your device, it is not recommended to access, send or receive personal and/or sensitive information using public hotspots.
Self-service printing, copying, scanning and faxing is available near the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor. Wireless printing is also available. There is no charge for scanning. Scanned documents can be saved to a flash drive or emailed to a personal account.
Printing and Copying Fees per Page
Black and white 8 ½ x 11” 20¢
Black and white 8 ½ x 14” 50¢ (copying only)
Color 8 ½ x 11” 50¢
Color 8 ½ x 14” 75¢ (copying only)
Faxing within the USA, Canada and the Caribbean is payable by credit card only and costs:
- First page: $1.75
- Subsequent pages: $1.00
International faxing is payable by credit card only and costs:
- First page: $3.95
- Subsequent pages: $3.45
Fisher Meeting Room and Fletcher Steele Room
Information on the library’s meeting rooms is available through the Town of Pittsford’s Facilities Information pages.
Three study rooms are located on the second floor. Each study room can accommodate up to four patrons for up to three hours. Reservations can be made at the reference desk up to one week in advance; one reservation per user/group at a time. Call 248-6275 for more information.
Two hallway display cases are available for reservation on a monthly basis. To reserve a display case, download the RESERVATION FORM AND GUIDELINES, fill it out, and return it to the library, or call the reference desk to schedule a reservation: 248-6275.
Adults aged 18 and older can apply to volunteer at PCL. Download the VOLUNTEER APPLICATION, fill it out, and return it to the library.
Teen Community Service
Teens in grades 6 – 12 can volunteer at the library during designated hours. REGISTER for Teen Community Service using our online calendar.
Teen Program Assistance
This program has been temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 safety concerns.
Teens in grades 9-12 can become Teen Program Assistants. TPA's help out at events like Bingo, Tie Dye, and more. Download an the TPA APPLICATION, fill it out, and bring it to a TPA orientation. REGISTER for TPA orientations using our online calendar.
Museum & Theatre Passes
Explore Monroe County’s museums and attractions with the Very Important Places (VIP) pass. If you have a library card, you can check out a pass to get discounted admission prices to select Monroe County museums and cultural institutions. Bring the pass to the venue and enjoy discounted admissions or ticket purchases. Ask at the Information Desk for details and availability: (585) 249-5481.
- George Eastman House
- Genesee Country Village and Museum
- Susan B. Anthony House
- Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse
- Rochester Museum and Science Center
- Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Explore New York State Parks with the Empire Pass. If you have a library card, you can check out a pass to get free admission to hundreds of New York State Parks. Ask at the Information Desk for details and availability: (585) 249-5481.