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BookFlix (Premium Subscription)

BookFlix® is a digital literacy resource that pairs more than 120 animated stories from Weston Woods with a best-selling nonfiction eBook from Scholastic on a similar subject. The fiction and nonfiction pairings are designed...

Reading Bingo

Looking for a new way to engage with books? We still have 2 weeks left of our Reading BINGO Challenge! Print your own BINGO board or pick one up at any library location and...

Memorial Donations

Honor someone special in your life by making a meaningful donation to the Portsmouth Public Library in their name. A tribute or memorial gift is a simple, thoughtful way to show your respect for...

Yearbook Collection

Come spend a day traveling back in time in our Local History Department at the Portsmouth library!!! We have hundreds of Scioto County High School year books to look through. You might even see...

Full-Time Library Associate

Type: Full Time Salary: $11.19/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...

Thank you 2016 sponsors!

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to thank our following sponsors for making the 2016 Summer Reading Program possible: Rotary of Portsmouth Ohio Southern Ohio Medical Center CareSource King’s Daughters Medical Center Ohio American...

TumbleBooks

The Portsmouth Public Library offers the TumbleBook Library for use by our library patrons. This library is a collection of TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books – suited for elementary school children. TumbleBooks are...

Novelist Plus

Find Your Next Favorite Book There’s not enough time to read everything. Choose your next read wisely with book recommendations from the experts. Discover new books based on your likes and dislikes. Get a...

Local History Website

Thousands of new items have been added and cataloged into our new online Digital Collection. Visit our Local History page and check out the collection as well as our online search databases, subscription databases and...

Join a Book Group

The Library hosts a book group for people of all ages every month. Feel free to drop in or you can contact the library at (740) 354-5688 for more details. You can view details about our...