Second Tuesday Forum

All forums are free and held at Noon at the Commodore theatre 421 High St, Portsmouth  2013-2014 Schedule Sponsored by the Portsmouth Public Library with grants from the Portsmouth Public Library Foundation, Friends of the Library, Museum & Fine Arts Commission and Portsmouth General Hospital Foundation. Doors open at 11:00
Lunch may be ordered from the Commodore’s regular menu

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OverDrive E-books

Portsmouth now offers downloadable E-Books, have your library card and pin ready and click on the link Here… to access our ebooks.

1. Three eBook titles at a time will be available for checkout for a period of 14 days by default, but patrons may change it to 7 days or return them anytime they are ready. Titles will “disappear” (e.g. no fines).

2. Holds may be placed on checked out titles. An e-mail will be sent when the hold is ready and titles will expire after three days.

3. Patrons may access our OverDrive site from their computer or mobile device.

a. Login and Password is the same as their Library Card (barcode) and password (PIN).

E-Books are available in both Kindle and E-Pub formats fit for most e-readers, computers and smartphones.

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SnapshotVA 2012

You Belong @ Your Library! 91 Virginia public libraries participated in SnapshotVA 2012! One day in the life of Virginia’s libraries 412,969 books, movies and more were checked out 3,726 new customers received library cards 82,565 people used computers at their library 10,764 people came to their libraries for 477 free programs and classes 14,527 […]

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Cradock & Manor Hours

Effective Friday, June 1st, Cradock and Manor locations will not be open on Fridays, resuming their previous Friday closings schedule. The libraries will be open:

Cradock:
Monday – Thursday 10 AM – 5:30 PM, Saturday 10 AM – 3 PM

Manor:
Monday – Thursday 10 AM – 6 PM, Saturday 10 AM – 5 PM

Both locations are closed on Fridays and Sundays.

Churchland Branch Library will continue to be open on Fridays.

City of Portsmouth Press Release

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