Reference & Information Services

The Erie County Public Library is proud to be able to offer the assistance of an outstanding Reference Department to our community. In its role as a District Library Center, the Erie County Public Library employs a team of professionals who are trained and educated to help you find the information you need to succeed in every aspect of life.

The Information Services staff:

  • Selects new and varied books & e-books, magazines, music CDs, audiobooks, CD and DVDs,  to add to library collections
  • Evaluates new and innovative database offerings for library users
  • Answers requests they receive for information assistance on a daily basis, in-person, on the phone or via email 
  • Develops innovative programs and services in our Idea Lab makerspace

The Information Services staff is happy to assist you! Contact a Reference Librarian by telephone at (814) 451-6927, or submit a question to the Information Services Department using the following form: