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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Homework Help!

Homework Help available for students in grades 3-12 from the Library of Virginia and Literati. Log in with your Library barcode and get help in Reading, Writing and Math from real teachers.
Normal Hours are; Monday-Thursday from 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM ET Saturday from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM ET

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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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Library Childrens Programs

StoryTimes;

Churchland Thursdays at 10:30 AM

Main Tuesdays at 10:30 AM

Manor Thursdays at 10:30 AM

Cradock Thursdays at 11:00 AM

Twotime and Mother Goose on the Loose, each program runs 6 weeks on Saturdays @ 11 AM to be replaced with the other program for the next 6 weeks.

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