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Porterville Public Library
41 W. Thurman Ave
(559) 784-0177
Fax (559) 781-4396
Margaret J. Slattery Children's Library
256 E Orange Ave
(559)791-7691
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ProCitizen

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

 

Pronunciator

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.

 

                                         

                                                                                                                                  Come to the Porterville City Library every first Saturday of the  month starting at 3 pm and play all your favorite board, card, and video games.  This is a great way to meet other gamers in the community.  Bring your favorite game and challenge people in friendly competition.  The community room of the library boasts plenty of table space and chairs to accomodate groups of any size.  If you every wanted to try a game but had no one to play with then come to the Library every 1st Saturday.

 

 

 

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.

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

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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