Location: At 971 South Avenue, the Highland Branch Library is located in the south sector (6) of Rochester. The branch lies between School 12 and Rochester Children’s Nursery, across from Highland Hospital.
Branch Profile: Set in the South Wedge and adjacent to Highland Park, Highland Branch is close to many institutions as well as single family residences. The library has a collection of 26,000 items, which includes books, magazines, videos and DVDs. The emphasis is on current topics and titles. The library is committed to the enrichment of our community and patrons by offering access to the MCLS computer system, databases and the Internet.
Bus Service: Rochester Genesee Regional Transit Authority - 5 South
Branch Site Manager: Alexandra Marris
Neighborhood families will enjoy story hours for young children. During the warmer months, story time moves to Highland Park — bring a blanket to sit on and enjoy the trees and flowers all around!
Highland Branch offers afterschool homework help and activities plus a variety of other programs for teens and adults.
Computers: There are thirteen public computers; ten are connected to the Internet.