Databases Available through the Rochester Public Library

Database Full Remote Access Available in
Central Library
Available in
RPL Branch Libraries
Newly Added
1950 Census X
Weiss Financial Ratings X (City Residents)
A to Z X
Consumer Reports X
Udemy X (City Residents)
Hoopla X (City Residents) X
New York Times X (City Residents)
ProQuest Newspapers: New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania X (City Residents) X
Pronunciator X (City Residents)
Books and Authors X (City Residents)
Book Review Index X (City Residents)
Contemporary Authors Online X (City Residents)
LitFinder X (City Residents)
Sokol High School Literary Awards” X
Gale Business: Insights X (City Residents)
Factiva X (Business Insight Center)
Hoover’s Company Directory X (Business Insight Center)
InnovationQ X (Business Insight Center)
Mergent Intellect X (Business Insight Center)
Statista X(Business Insight Center)
Weiss Financial Ratings X (City Residents)
Science & History
Biography & Genealogy Master Index X (City Residents)
Black Freedom Struggle in the U.S. X
Contemporary Women’s Issues X (City Residents)
Environmental Studies X (City Residents)
Foundation Center X (Science & History Division)
Foundation Directory Online Essential X
Health and Wellness X (City Residents)
Nursing and Allied Health X (City Residents)
Local History & Genealogy
1950 Census X
Local History Digital Collections X
Local History Special Collections X
American Ancestors X (Local History & Genealogy)
NY Heritage X
Rochester Voices X
Ancestry Library Edition X (Local History & Genealogy)
HeritageQuest X
Find My Past X (Local History & Genealogy)
Life Records X
Genealogy Indexes X
Rochester City Directories X
Local History Pathfinders X
Rochester Newspaper Index X
Historic Map Works X (Local History & Genealogy)
FIMo – Fire Insurance Maps Online X (Local History & Genealogy)
VIN Decoder X
Mitchell ProDemand X (Science Division)

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