The Fiction, Movies and Music area is located on the west half of the first floor, and contains:
- Use the advanced search option in the online catalog to locate specific titles or authors.
- If the Rochester Public Library does not own a particular book, you can:
- Quick Picks: A select number of newly-released bestselling books are available for 7-day checkout; these copies cannot be reserved or renewed and are available on a first come, first served basis. Check the Quick Pick shelf (on the first floor as you walk into the library) for availability. Overdue fees $1.00/day.
- Quick Flicks: New release DVDs available for 2-day checkout only. Check the Quick Flicks section in the locked shelves for current selection. No reserves and no renewals on these DVDs. Overdue fees $1.00/day.
- International Films
- Lock-A-Shelf: Search for available DVD movies located in the locked shelves near the Fiction, Movies & Music Desk
- The library has thousands of albums on CD available, including classical, rap, jazz, world music, and much more. (Note: Children's music is in the Youth Services area of the library.)
- Online music resources