Celebrate the Library’s history by going back in time!
Portsmouth Public Library has been around for 100 years- so there are plenty of stories and experiences to share! Click below to view a video detailing the experiences that others have had at PPL!
Are you interested in the history of Portsmouth Public Library? Check out our 100 year timeline, today!
1914 Was a Good Year! Check out our collection of history and events that occurred throughout the year the library was started-1914!
Come to our Lego Club on Saturday October 25th, 2014 2-4pm. Ages 6-11
Main Library 601 Court St.
Free Program! and Free parking in parking garage on Saturdays!
Your projects will be displayed in the Library and on our website!
The LEGO CLUB will meet on the 4th Saturday of each month.
Join us for a group discussion.
Meetings are held every 4th Saturday at 10:30 am at the Main Library. Free parking in parking garage on Saturdays!
Portsmouth Public Library has not been charging patron late fees since shortly after going onto our new library system software. We will start collecting overdue fees on January 1st 2014. Click here… for details.
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).
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…
Health Insurance and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Beginning October 2013, under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (also known as the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare). Find out how this affects Virginia Residents Here…