VIN Decoder

Enter your vehicle’s 17-character Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to receive an instant report on its manufacturer, brand, make and model, body style, engine size, assembly plant, and model year.

Rochester Images

Search thousands of historical and contemporary images from Rochester and Monroe County.

Rochester History

A journal produced by the Rochester Public Library which covers the history of Rochester and western New York. All articles are available on-line from 1939 to the present.

NOVELNY Databases

New York Online Electronic Library (NOVELNY) is an online library of hundreds of magazines, newspapers, maps, charts, research and reference books that are available to every New Yorker. Log in with your library card to access these databases.

MCLS Databases

A comprehensive list of all Monroe County Library System (MCLS) Databases available to all Monroe County residents. Log in with your library card to access these databases.

Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Contains a range of perspectives on many important issues, with over 13,000 pro/con viewpoints. Includes a variety of resource types: reference, news, primary sources, multimedia and more. Provided by the New York Online Virtual Electronic Library.