Scioto County Public Library Blog

We're Hiring

Part-Time Local History Assistant

Type: Part-Time Salary: $12.58/hr Supervisor: Local History Coordinator Benefits: Vacation Leave, Personal Leave, Holiday Pay & OPERS Retirement Application Procedure: Online only. No paper applications accepted. Summary: The library is accepting applications for a Part-time Local… Read More »

We're Hiring

Full-Time Branch Assistant (South Webster)

Starting rate is $12.58 hourly plus benefits! The Branch Assistant, under the direction of the Branch Supervisor, is responsible for providing reference and research services, including readers’ advisory, and maintenance of patron holds, using a… Read More »

We're Hiring

Full-Time Adult Services Associate

Starting rate is $15.86 hourly plus benefits! Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree The Adult Services Associate, under the direction of the Adult Services Coordinator, is responsible for assisting patrons in the Public Services department by providing… Read More »

World Book eBooks

The World Book eBooks platform includes a rich library of beautifully illustrated titles for all ages and interests. Are you an animal fan? Learn amazing animal factoids in the Animal Lives series! Think space is… Read More »

The Portsmouth Public Library is now fine free

NO MORE DAILY OVERDUE FINES!

The Portsmouth Public Library System is delighted to announce that our Board of Trustees has approved a new policy — no more daily overdue fines!  FINE-FREE FAQS What does it mean to be “fine-free”? Effective April 1,… Read More »

OverDrive is now Libby!

Brought to you by your local library, and built with 💕 by OverDrive. Warm, personal, and easy to use, Libby is great for users of all ages. Read across devices All your loans, notes, bookmarks,… Read More »

LeapPads now available for check-out

It’s kid-tough and kid-friendly right out of the box. It also includes preloaded content featuring core skills in mathematics, reading and science as well as music, puzzles, logic and creativity to prepare kids for preschool… Read More »

Black Freedom Struggle in the United States

ProQuest invites you to explore the new Black Freedom Struggle website, featuring expertly selected open primary source documents. Visitors will find historical newspaper articles, pamphlets, diaries, correspondence and more from specific time periods in U.S.… Read More »