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Welcome to the Library! Portland Public Library includes the Downtown Library, three branches, Portable Library services including a Bookmobile, and a collections Annex. Use the map to find the location most convenient to you for detailed hours, events, and contact information.

See our Holiday Schedule for planned closings.

Click on a branch to see full hours at a specific location.

Note: Portland Room hours are different than the Downtown Library hours.


The main library
5 Monument Square
Portland, Maine 04101

(207) 871-1700
Today: 10am - 5pm
Burbank Branch
377 Stevens Avenue
Portland, ME 04103

(207) 774-4229
Today: 10am - 4pm
1600 Forest Avenue
Portland, ME 04103

(207) 797-2915
Today: Closed
peaks island library
129 Island Avenue (inside Kennedy-Carter Family Community Ctr)
Peaks Island, ME 04108

(207) 766-5540
Today: 10am - 4pm
Contact the Library:
Main Menu (207) 871-1700
Administration Ext. 757
Children’s Services Ext. 707
Gifts & External Relations Ext. 759
Facilities Rentals, Programs Ext. 755
Lending Services Ext. 730
Senior Outreach Services Ext. 729
Portland Room Ext. 747
Gallery & Special Programs Ext. 723
Public Computing Ext. 708
Reader’s Advisory Ext. 705
Reference Services Ext. 725
Teen Services Ext. 773
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