The Portsmouth Public Library has operated a bookmobile since 1938 and has offered Homebound Services since 2000. The Outreach Services Department serves all communities within the Scioto County borders providing specialized services to pre-schools, daycares, public school, and nursing facilities. The Outreach Services Department provides large print books, paperbacks, and magazines. Audio books (books read on CD), DVDs, and descriptive videos for the visually impaired (DVS) are also available. For more information regarding the Outreach Services Department, please call (740) 354-5413 or e-mail Mobile Services Department.