The Penfield Public Library is a public library chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York and a member of the Monroe County Library System.
The Library's policies are set by a nine-member Library Board of Trustees appointed by the Town Board.
The Library offers a broad and ever-evolving collection of print and non-print materials (which include dvds, cd-roms, books on cds, music cds, preloaded MP3 audiobook players, videogames, downloadable eaudiobooks, downloadable ebooks, computerized databases, Internet access and computers for personal use.) It also provides many varied programs to meet informal learning, informational, cultural and recreational needs of patrons of all ages, as well as gathering spaces to meet these needs.
The Library is located within the Community Center at 1985 Baird Road (Between Whalen and Penfield Road)