Re-entry Handbook

Our Extension and Outreach Department has put together a handbook called Making Moves. 

  • Making Moves, a resource guide for ex-offenders returning to the Rochester and Monroe County area. It is available to the currently incarcerated as well as newly-released offenders and may be obtained upon request.     

  Click here to view the updated 2012 edition  (pdf, 646 KB)

Free money???

In the last year I just started finding out about grants, as I am the grants information center librarian. Everyone seems to think there is all this “free money” there and they look very disappointed when I tell them that our Grants Information Center is mostly for Non-profits. As anything labeled free money is really just a scam.  I discovered this great blog called “Free Money Ate my Brain  . it is written by a librarian in Toledo Ohio and she also created this website called http:// Both of these resources are quite insightful. Take a look.