The Main Library and all branches are now open to the public. Masks are required. Check here for branch hours.
COVID19 Resources: Find trusted information and city/state updates, with some information available in many languages.


Welcome to the Portland Public Teen Library. The Teen Library is located at the main branch on Monument Square in downtown Portland, Maine. We have collections for teens at all of our branch locations, including the Portable Library! Visit our Teen Events page to find out about all of the free programs we are currently offering for Portland area teens. If you’re here for books, be sure to check out our Teen Reads page for the newest releases and book-related content. Everyone is welcome to follow us on Instagram, and teens (only) are welcome join us on Discord. Short on time? Just visit our Linktree for the latest Teen Library information likes special events and trending booklists.

Up Next at the Library:
First Friday Art Walk: Art in Captivity and Teen Street Art5:00pm - 7:00pm
First Friday Art Walk: Art in Captivity and Teen Street Art
Closed for Indigenous Peoples Day12:00am - 11:59pm
Main Library
Closed for Veterans Day12:00am - 11:59pm
Main Library
From the PPL blog:
Remembering 9/11
Remembering 9/11   More »
Apple of My Pie: September Staff Picks
Our staff dives into reading ideas from our Children’s, Teen, and Adult Nonfiction.   More »
Maine Voices: By reopening to the public, Portland library is returning to our mission
Portland Community, COVID 19 closure, reopening, About the Library   More »
Contact the Librarian
Kelley Blue   Email »
Teen Librarian
207-871-1700 x773
More Contacts »
Connect with the Library: