Library Media Services

Portsmouth Public Schools has nineteen K-12 Library Media Centers that support a mission to provide their patrons with safe, orderly, inviting learning environments that promote information literacy and literature appreciation.  In efforts to produce literate citizens that recognize Libraries as valued sources of literature and information for personal growth and pleasure, Portsmouth Public School Library Media Specialists provide high quality resources, materials, services and support to meet the changing needs and interests of its patrons.

Discovery Education eMediaVA Renaissance Place
Discovery Education
digital media and instructional resources and tools
 digital media from PBS to support content areas
Renaissance Place
 Accelerated Reader and STAR Reading

MackinVIA World Book Britannica School
Mackin VIA
online eBooks for elementary and middle school students
World Book Online
various research products and interactive activities
Britannica School
various research products and interactive activities

ProQuest Country Reports Infotrac
research tools including eLibrary and SIRS Researcher

Country Reports
information about cultures and countries across the world
access to GALE online research databases and resources 

Atomic Learning Reading Eggs Education City
Atomic Learning
 technology training videos and technology integration resources
Reading Eggs and Reading Eggspress
interactive reading activities for K-6 students 

Education City
K-6 reading, math and science interactive learning
PPS Wiki Pages Portsmouth Public Library Library of Virginia
Content Area Wiki Pages and Internet Safety Resources for PPS Teachers (See your TRT) Portsmouth Public Library 
downloadable eBooksonline  resources , and  Homework Help (Requires Portsmouth Library Card)
Library of Virginia
  access to TumbleBooks, and other online resources