Portsmouth Public Library Blog

We're Hiring

Part-Time Branch Clerk

Type: Part-Time Salary: $10.11 per hour Supervisor: Branch Manager Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. Summary: The Branch Clerk position is responsible for circulation services, shelving and providing reference and readers’ advisory services. This position… Read More »

We're Hiring

Part-Time Custodian

Type: Part Time Salary: $10.11/hr Supervisor: Maintenance Supervisor Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. Summary: Custodians are responsible for cleaning and maintaining library facilities and grounds to ensure the safety of staff and… Read More »

Quick Pick Books

Your PPL is featuring a new service called Quick Pick to help you get new books more quickly! Beginning June 1st, here’s how it works: Quick Pick is a special collection of new adult fiction… Read More »

We're Hiring

Part-Time Circulation Clerk

Type: Part Time Salary: $9.20/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 Homebound Services Clerk

Type: Part-Time Salary: $10.11/hr Supervisor: Circulation Manager Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. Summary The Homebound Services Clerk implements the Homebound Program by visiting and delivering library materials to nursing homes, assisted living… Read More »

Oil Painting Group

Afternoon of Oils – Oil Painting Group

Join us in learning techniques in oil painting. There is a $10.00 supply fee, due at time of registration,  for all participants and pre-registration is required. A lack of interest will lead to the cancellation… Read More »

Inaugural Local History Newsletter

Welcome to the inaugural issue of The Time Traveler: Portsmouth Past and Present! Our goal is to bring Scioto County, Ohio’s past to life through engaging articles, archives and images that residents can be proud… Read More »

Online Book Group

Are you a book lover who can’t seem to fit book group meetings into your busy schedule? Then our Choose Your Own Adventure Online Book Group is perfect for you! Read one of the featured… Read More »