Plus e-books for people with print disabilities
Plus e-books for people with print disabilities
October 2021
Preliminary drawing of new library operations center, link to information on project
Located in East Portland, the new Operations Center is our first real estate purchase with the bond approved by voters last year. It will feature new technology, so you’ll get your holds faster and new titles will be available sooner. And the design will have a positive impact on the environment.
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Map of redlining in Portland, link to Fair Housing Council event
The Fair Housing Council of Oregon explores the ways racial exclusion and segregation are connected with our two pandemics, COVID-19 and police violence. October 21 online. Made possible by gifts to The Library Foundation.
Join us
Person using e-book reader, link to Bookshare e-books
If you have a reading barrier, Bookshare e-books can make reading easier. Customize your reading with audio, braille, large font and other formats. If you have a qualifying disability or impairment, you can sign up for free. E-books are available in English and Español.
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Events & resources

Temporary new hours at Central Library
Wednesdays: 10 am-6 pm 

Paid design opportunities for teens
Help design Albina and North Portland libraries. Apply by October 15.

Book clubs, groups & discussions
Find places to discuss great reads.

Small Business 101
October 28

Conversation to Disrupt Racial Realities in Early Childhood
October 28

All events & classes
Current schedule