Portsmouth Public Library Blog

Full-Time Technical Services Coordinator

MLS/MLIS, 3 years of experience with Technical Services processes, and supervisory experience is required! $17.53 – $23.39/hour plus benefits! (salary is commensurate with experience) The library is accepting applications for a full-time Technical Services Coordinator… Read More »

At Home Covid Tests

Pick up a COVID test at your local library! Contact a branch library for more information. The library is a distribution site to pick up a test kit for at-home use. Some things of note… Read More »

New Service! – World Book eBooks

The World Book eBooks platform includes a rich library of beautifully illustrated titles for all ages and interests. Are you an animal fan? Learn amazing animal factoids in the Animal Lives series! Think space is… Read More »

LeapPads now available for check-out

It’s kid-tough and kid-friendly right out of the box. It also includes preloaded content featuring core skills in mathematics, reading and science as well as music, puzzles, logic and creativity to prepare kids for preschool… Read More »

Delays in statewide delivery service

Due to a recent change in the state-wide library delivery service, all Ohio libraries are experiencing long delays in receiving requested books, DVDs and other materials. This delay is NOT affecting any requests for items… Read More »

We're Hiring

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 »

We're Hiring

Part-Time Local History Associate

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 »