Welcome to the Reference Desk
The resources listed below are reviewed by the Wood Library’s Reference Librarian and are provided for informational use only. The Wood Library is not responsible for the content of external websites nor does the library endorse any products, services or opinions of websites listed. If you need assistance in your quest for information please feel free to Ask a Librarian!
Topics: Quick Reference, Civic & Community, Community Calendars, Community Referral, Consumer Information, Census & Demographics, Genealogy, Local Government.
Anywho.com (Directory): White Pages, Yellow Pages, Reverse Lookup.
C.A.T.S. Bus Transit Schedule
Dictionary.com: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Crossword Puzzle, Reference.
OWWL Databases: PLS online subscription databases. Library card number and PIN required for these services.
USPS.com: ZIP Code Lookup, Shipping info, Tracking, Package Calculator.
Wolfram|Alpha: Mathematical search engine that uses dynamic computations based on a vast collection of built-in data, algorithms, and methods.
Tutor Spree: Find local tutors.
Civic and Community
Canandaigua Botanical Society
Canandaigua Business Directory
Finger Lakes 1 Community Calendar
Thompson Health Calendar
WEOS Event Calendar
211 Finger Lakes
New York Public Records
New York State Criminal Justice
Better Business Bureau
Edmunds (Car Prices)
Kelly Blue Book (Car Prices)
NADA Guides (Car Prices)
Census & Demographics
ACT Rochester (Community Indicators for the Rochester Area)
Sperling’s Best Places to Live
Canandaigua City Profile 2000
Canandaigua Town Profile 2000
ePodunk (City Profiles)
Ontario County Quick Facts
U.S. Census Bureau
Find A Grave
Monroe County Local History & Genealogy
Ontario County Historical Society
Ontario County Records & Archives Center
Canandaigua – City
Canandaigua – City Municipal Code
Canandaigua – Town
Town of Bristol
Town of Farmington
Town of Hopewell
Town of Manchester
New York State Home Page
Ontario County Supervisors’ Manual 2011