1. Spotlights & Featured News From

    your public library

  1. One App One Tap hoopla booklet- 400x400_preview

      Hoopla Digital Now Available

    Portsmouth Public Library members now have online access to a wide selection of? Movies, Television Shows, Comic Books, E-Books, Audio Books and Music Albums.  All you need is an active Portsmouth Public Library Card and Internet Access.  All items can be streamed on a desktop computer or streamed and downloaded on a mobile android or Apple (IOS) device.  Click the above Hoopla picture or go to our E-Books and more Page to get started.

  1. SRLogo


    Select Reads E-Mail New Book Newsletters

    Portsmouth Public Library is now providing a new service to its members.  Members can now use our new Select Reads service to sign up to receive monthly newsletters by e-mail highlighting new books in twenty two genre categories.  The genres include books for Adults, Teens, Children as well as Audiobooks, DVD's and Graphic Novels.  Each newsletter includes a picture of the book or other item cover, a description, a link to see the item in the library catalog and GoodReads reviews.  A new newsletter is sent out on the 28th of each month.  Current newsletters and archived back issues are available on the Select Reads website.  Click on the Select Reads logo above to get started.  

  1. Welcome To The New Portsmouth Public Library Website

    Welcome to our new website. We hope you agree our new site is more informative and easier to navigate. Along with the new website there is a new meeting room reservation system.
  2. Preschool S.T.R.E.A.M. at Churchland

    Churchland Branch Library Bring your Preschooler for a fun program based on Science,Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art & Math Held on the 1st Monday of each month. We will have a story that leads us into exploration of the fun kind.
  3. Preschool S.T.R.E.A.M. at Manor

    Tuesdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Manor Branch. Read on...
View All News