Did you know that your public library is a vacation planner’s paradise?

About a year ago my daughters and I were in the process of planning for their first trip to Europe. Seeing that all three of us were recent college graduates we balked at the thought of signing up for a Continue reading Did you know that your public library is a vacation planner’s paradise?

St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery Records

The Genealogy Department is proud and happy to announce that our staff and volunteers have completed a spreadsheet containing the names from St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery Records from their Ledger Book encompassing the years 1890 -1947.  We now have Continue reading St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery Records

Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes: New York State Gannett Newsstand

Did you know the NOVELny program now offers library patrons throughout New York State Access to all the Gannett Newspapers which include full-text archive of the Elmira Star Gazette 1999- present, Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin 1999-present, Ithaca Journal 2003-present, Rochester Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes: New York State Gannett Newsstand

Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – Placing a Hold in Starcat

Starcat, as you know, is our library catalog that gives you access to materials from both your own library, as well as materials from any of the Southern Tier Library System’s 48 member libraries.  When conducting a search for an Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – Placing a Hold in Starcat

Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated

Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated is a useful tool for beginning biographic research.  This database, accessible to CCLD patrons from our website, provides full-text profiles of many famous people throughout history (including prominent individuals from today).  A profile includes images as Continue reading Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated