As you may have guessed we have books.

For new arrivals see our blog



  • Better Homes and Gardens
  • Birds and Blooms
  • Cat Fancy
  • Cooking Light
  • Cooking with Paula
  • Country
  • Country Living
  • Country Woman
  • Craft Ideas
  • Discover
  • Dog Fancy
  • Family Circle
  • Garden Gate
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Horticulture
  • National Geographic
  • Smithsonian
  • Taste of Home
  • Time
  • Womans Day
  • National Geographic for Kids


The Four County Library System would like to welcome Flipster to the Research Center lineup. Flipster is your one-stop-shop for Digital Magazines. It allows you to browse the latest or back issues of our most popular magazines and download them to either your computer or tablet. Flipster is easy to use, download the free app to your favorite device to read anywhere offline. Check out times are seven days for monthly magazines and two days for weekly ones. All you need is a library card from one of our Four County Library System online libraries. Enjoy!!

Download Zone

Download audiobooks and eBooks at home to your iPod, smartphone, other compatible device, or computer with the Download Zone 24/7 digital library. To download titles, you will need a library card and PIN from the library. At the end of the loan period, titles will expire and be automatically returned to the library. You will never have an overdue in the Download Zone.

The award-winning ABCmouse curriculum is designed to help young children ages 2-6 build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse is 100% educational, with 3,500 learning activities across all major subject areas - reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it. And it is free to use in this library!


Webucator's Library Partner Program offers FREE world-class technology and business skills training our members. Stop in the library and sign-up for your ID and password.

The courses, which are offered online and are self-paced, can be taken at your library or from members' homes. Courses offered include Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project), Adobe (Photoshop, Dreamweaver), web development technologies (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, more), mobile web and mobile app development (Objective-C and iOS), SQL, XML and much more.

Visit the Webucator website for more information

The world's largest online family history resource is available free at the Library. Discover your family history and start your family tree. Access billions of genealogy records including Census, SSDI & Military records. What will you discover in your family tree? It's your history. New York

Portions of pertaining to New York are free to NY state residents. The New York State Archives partnered with Ancestry to digitize some NY state records of interest to genealogists. The resulting databases are free if you live in New York State.

History Collection

The archivist is available Saturdays from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM or by appointment.

To schedule an appointment call 607-783-2832 or, if no answer, 607-783-2820

Please click here for a list of information available in our history collection.


An HP Color LaserJet Printer and a black and white HP LaserJet printer are available for printing.

The color LaserJet creates both color and black and white copies.

If you have a fax you need to send but no fax machine come in and use ours.


  • Black and white prints/copies: 20 cents each
  • Color prints/copies: 25 cents each
  • Faxes: 1 dollar each

Public Access Computers

We currently offer both Windows and Apple computers for public use:

  • Read your web email (gmail, yahoo, hotmail, etc..)
  • Create documents, spreadsheets, or presentations with MS Office
  • View, edit, or print pictures
    • Our computers have multi card readers that will read most memory card types directly
    • HP LaserJet 2840 Color printer prints brilliant color photos
    • Photo paper available for a fee or bring your own
  • Burn a CD or DVD
  • Scan documents or photos

If you need to save your work please be sure and bring your own floppy disc or memory stick.

Free Wireless

Bring your own laptop or device in and connect to our free wireless service.