Pronunciator Learn a new Language

PPL has a new way for their Patrons to learn a new Language just follow this link.. create an account with your Library card number (barcode) the email is not mandatory but if you want your username and password be emailed to you you can (yes you can change both).

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The Bookworms (staff)

Workshop Builds Team Spirit Just before Thanksgiving, under the direction of Glenn Tinsley, Friends of the Library volunteer and Book Nook manager, the Churchland library staff participated in an altered book workshop.

Staff members transformed old books, long past their prime, into masterpieces. This collaborative effort was a great team building exercise and also has resulted in a beautiful display for the rotunda, just in time for the holidays. See the books Here…

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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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