Celebrate the Solar Eclipse with MCLS
8/18/2017 1:40:03 PM
Libraries are only handing out glasses at eclipse related programs.
On Monday, August 21, 2017, the Moon’s shadow will sweep across the continental U.S. in a solar eclipse and Rochester will see the sun 70 percent eclipsed. Join MCLS libraries throughout the month of August to learn about solar eclipses and view this special event. A full list of participating MCLS libraries and related events is listed below.
Mobile Printing Now Available through the Central Library
7/11/2017 8:16:39 AM
The Central Library is very happy to announce that we are now able to offer Mobile
Printing. What does this mean? Anyone can print from any personal laptop,
computer or mobile device to the library's public printers using an
internet connection. The job will stay available for 72 hours after
submission, and can be picked up during normal business
hours. Printing charges will be the same as if you are inside the
library - BW .20 / COLOR .50 per page. Attached you will see
instructions on how to access the mobile print service using 3 different
methods - a website, an app, or by email.
Summer Reading for a Cause at the Irondequiot Library
7/6/2017 4:22:19 PM
The Irondequoit Library's Summer Library Club for Adults is partnering
with Saint's Place, a local charity that furnishes apartments for
Rochester refugees with all items necessary to create a home.
Glimpses of Greece Photo Contest
5/30/2017 1:35:45 PM
Do you have a passion for digital photography? Do you take
pride in your town? The Town of Greece contains over 764 acres of park land, 8
miles of Lake Ontario shoreline and 17 parks. What is your favorite “Glimpse of
Attend a photography workshop at the library. Get inspired
by checking out the latest photography library books. Use your new skills to
enter the 3rd Annual Glimpses of Greece Photography Contest. Contest
and workshops are for adults and youth ages 13 and older, and are sponsored by
the Friends of the Greece Public Library.
OverDrive Cancels Nook Periodicals
4/3/2017 3:55:19 PM
Overdrive is discontinuing their Nook
periodicals platform. As a result, as our subscriptions expire (the
bulk of our titles expire on April 8), we will lose access to many of
our digital magazine and newspaper titles. Overdrive is working on a new digital magazine platform, but is not yet ready to launch it. We regret any inconvenience this has
caused customers. We realize that this has been a very popular service
and we are looking at alternate sources for digital magazines and