Main Library is open for PPL-to-go - Mon 11-6, Tues-Fri 11-4. Branch hours remain unchanged.
PPL schedules opening day for Peaks Island and Main Library, with Burbank and Riverton to be announced.
ALL BRANCHES ARE CURRENTLY OFFERING ONLY PPL To Go: How to pick up your Holds || PPL Printing To Go at the Main Library
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Accessible Books

Large Print

Portland Public Library stocks a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction books in large print. Browse our collection, find a new large print title, or contact us for assistance.


Audiobooks

Borrow a book on CD! Browse our collection, find a new audiobook title, or contact us for assistance.


Books From Home

CloudLibrary

CloudLibrary is compatible with VoiceOver and other text-to-voice software. You can also change the font size in eBooks, or choose OpenDyslexic as your font choice.

Talking Books Program

The Talking Books Program provides free recorded books delivered to your home. For more information, contact the Maine State Library.

BARD – Braille and Audio Reading Download

Download digital books and braille books for free. For more information, contact the Maine State Library.