Services

 

Audiobook Downloads:

The library has access to OneClickDigital for audiobooks.  Download the OneClickDigital app to your Android or iOS device, or access the audiobooks from the OneClickDigital webpage.  You’ll need to create an account on the OneClickDigital webpage before using apps on your mobile device.

Board Games:

The library offers several board games for all ages for check out.  Board games are located near the copy machine to the right of the service desk.

Community Service:

The library offers a Community Service program for teens required to perform community service with the Juvenile Justice Department or for families wanting teens to perform community service.  Contact Penny at the library for more information.

Copies, Printing, Scanning, and Faxing:

The library has a public copy machine and scanner, a color printer, and a fax machine.  Black and white copies/prints are 10 cents a page, color prints are 50 cents a page, and faxes are a dollar a page.

eBooks:

The library offers ebooks through the Cloud Library.  Download the Cloud Library app onto your iOS or Android device, choose LCEI under “Idaho” and input your barcode and PIN number.  Ask the service desk staff for more help.

Gaming:

The library has video gaming every Saturday afternoon from 3pm to 5pm, and board gaming on Saturdays from 2 pm to 5pm.  Contact Josh at the library for more information.

Homework Help:

We offer homework help for K-12 students.  Schedule a homework help appointment Monday through Friday after school. Contact the library for more info, or to schedule an appointment.

Movies & TV DVDs:

The library has thousands of movies and TV series on DVD.  The DVDs are organized in binders in the alcove to the right of the services desk.  Portneuf Library residents may also use the Hoopla service to stream and download movies and TV shows to their tablet or smart phones or computers.  Contact the library for more information on Hoopla.

Music CDs:

The library has many music CDs available for check out.  The titles are in the same place as the DVDs.  Portneuf Library residents may also use the Hoopla service to stream and download music albums to their tablet or smart phones or computers.  Contact the library for more information on Hoopla.

Notary Services:

The library has a notary on staff available Monday through Friday from 10 AM to 4 PM.  Please contact the library to arrange a time to ensure the Notary is available.

Proctoring:

The Portneuf Library offers free exam proctoring to students taking online courses with schools out of the area.  Call Josh for more information.

Storytimes:

The library offers many different kinds of storytimes for the young.  Contact Amanda for more information.

Technology Help:

The library offers one on one appointments to help you with your tablet or smartphone.  We have experts that can help you with Android, iOS, Microsoft, and Kindles.  Call for more information or to make an appointment.

Video Games:

The library checks out video games for the xBox, Wii, Playstation, and Nintendo DS.  Titles are in the same location as the DVDs.

WiFi:

The library offers free WiFi in and around the building.

Word Processing and Presentation Software:

The library offers the full Microsoft Office suite with Word, Excel, and Power Point on its public computers.