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Porterville Public Library
(559) 784-0177
Adult Learning Center
15 E. Thurman Ave, Suite B
(559) 782-7493
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The OverDrive app is one of the top-rated eBook apps available for iOS, Android, Chromebook, Mac OS, Windows, and Windows Phone. 

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your local public library – anywhere, anytime.  All you need is a library card. 

Click here to get started.  Sign-in, select Porterville Public Library, enter your library card number and PIN.




Chromebooks are now available for check out at your library! Come to the library to check out your own laptop for use inside the library for up to 2 hours! Click on the highlighted links below for Chromebook check out information.



By popular demand, the Porterville Public Library is now an open public wireless hotspot.  This new service goes hand in hand with the wireless Chromebook program.  Bring in your own wireless devices, such as ipads and laptops, or borrow one of our Chromebooks and connect to the Internet free of charge.  WiFi is available during all open hours of the library – 9am to 8pm, Monday through Thursday and 9am to 6pm, Friday & Saturday.



The Porterville Public Library is presenting computer classes every Saturday morning from 10am to 11am.  We offer a variety of introductory courses. 







100 videos with interactive exercises to prepare New Americans for the Naturalization Test.



Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn any of 80 languages. One of the great things about Pronunciator is that you can learn any language, in virtually any other language. Pronunciator offers the largest ESL curriculum on the planet, with courses taught in 51 non-English languages.



MasterFILE is just one of many resource data bases that are available on the Porterville City Library website!  Click resources and discover what you have been missing.





graphic Bring your skills and passion to your local library, to a program promoting literacy and education, or to a community nonprofit. Special opportunities for teens are available too!










 you are an adult who is struggling with reading and writing or if you have a passion to teach other adults how to read and write than click HERE.  







Volunteering is easy and fun! Just click on the hands and then enter the zip code for the area you wish to volunteer for!



Click HERE or on the logo to learn the facts on where Measure H funds are going in your community.







Ebooks On Line

Whether browsing on the web, a tablet, or your personal device, you can discover and download ebooks.  cloudLibrary by bibliotheca works with a huge range of eReading devices and is perfect for people who enjoy downloading material to their portable devices. Just click HERE to enjoy ebooks.



enki eBooks

enki is a California eBook platform created by librarians where you will find popular indie fiction and nonfiction genres including romance, mysteries, graphic novels, crafts, encyclopedias, cookbooks, short stories, essays, study guides as well as classic literature with new, orginal bookjacket art. Indulge your curiosity!

Click here for enki or here for an enki tutorial.



Here are some additional ebook web sites that contain thousands and thousands of free downloadable content to your PC and e-reader.  Just click HERE to start your journey through the wonderful universe of e books.




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