Portsmouth Public Library Blog

Summer Reading 2021

Looking for something fun for the whole family this summer? Look no further! Our summer calendar is packed full of Summer Reading fun. All ages can sign up for Summer Reading online through Readsquared or… Read More »

We're Hiring

Full-Time Branch Clerk

Type: Full-Time Salary: $10.59 per hour Supervisor: Branch Manager Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. Summary: The library is accepting applications for a full-time branch clerk scheduled to work 40 hours per week.… Read More »

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Full-Time Circulation Clerk

Type: Full Time Salary: $9.64/hr Supervisor: Circulation Manager Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. Summary: The Circulation Clerk position is responsible for circulation services including checking materials in/out, informing patrons of outstanding account… Read More »

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Deputy Fiscal Officer

Typical responsibilities include processing payroll, invoices, purchase orders, and daily deposits. This position is also responsible for attending monthly board meetings and workshops/conferences to remain updated on job requirements/functions. This position may be accountable for… Read More »

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Full-Time Library Associate

Type: Full Time Salary: $12.18/hr Supervisor: Public Services Coordinator Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. The Library Associate is a part of the Public Services Department. The position is responsible for providing reference… Read More »

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Part-Time Local History Clerk

Type: Part-Time (24 hours per week) Salary: $9.64/hr Supervisor: Local History Coordinator Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. Summary: The Local History Associate provides assistance to on-site patrons with genealogy and local history… Read More »

Black Freedom Struggle in the United States

ProQuest invites you to explore the new Black Freedom Struggle website, featuring expertly selected open primary source documents. Visitors will find historical newspaper articles, pamphlets, diaries, correspondence and more from specific time periods in U.S.… Read More »

Try our new Book Bundles!

Check out a Book Bundle today at any library location! In a hurry? Don’t know what to read? A Book Bundle has hand-selected books from popular genres–ready to go! What’s it all about? Book Bundles is a new service to… Read More »