Parents & Teachers: we are happy to arrange library tours, orientations, or classroom visits for middle or high school aged students! We kindly request that you contact us with a minimum of two weeks advance notice in order to ensure adequate staffing for your visit. To arrange a tour or a classroom visit, please contact the Teen Librarian. We are also happy to create a book talks, subject lists, or topic guides of library resources for your class.

On the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, Pride@PPL invites a new generation to learn about the history of the LGBTQ+ Rights Movement and create an artistic response for display in our Teen Library.

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PPL Teen is offering free, drop-in homework help every Tuesday and Thursday during the Spring 2019 semester! Middle and high school aged students can meet up with one of our Homework Helpers at the Teen Library on Monument Square. Space is limited, and volunteers are available on a first come, first served basis.

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The Maine Digital Library has everything you need to get your school year started right! Our brand new resources have it all, from health and career information to reading recommendations and popular magazines, as well as easy-to-use research databases for any class or topic.

Portland Public Library and Portland Public Schools announce the 2018 launch of an exciting new pilot program, SEED Card – Student Education, Entertainment, and Discovery Card.  Every child enrolled at Reiche Elementary School and King Middle School will receive a Portland Public Library card through their school identification number, even if they have an existing PPL card.

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PPL has partnered with Driving-Tests.org to bring you Maine DMV practice tests online. It’s easy and free! Includes car practice tests, motorcycle practice tests, CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests, online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL) and an FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions.

Up Next at the Library:
Apr23
Preschool Story Time10:30am - 11:00am
Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library
Apr23
Tuesday Teen Homework Help3:00pm - 4:00pm
S. Donald Sussman Teen Library
From the PPL blog:
And Then Our Singing: Poetry Staff Picks
Library staff members reflect on poetry in April.   More »
Women’s History: Staff Picks
Women's History Month: Staff Picks   More »
Contact the Librarian
Kelley Blue   Email »
Teen Librarian
207-871-1700 x773
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