About the Library

Library Leadership

You can call the library at 608-742-4959. To reach specific department heads, please use the extensions listed below.

Interim Library Director - Leslie, x206
Adult Services Librarian - Leslie, x206
Circulation Supervisor - Dave, x204
Youth Services Librarian - Dawn, x210
Teen Services & Technology Coordinator - Chris, x203

The Portage Public Library is located at 253 West Edgewater Street in downtown Portage, Wisconsin.

When the library is closed, please leave your name, phone number, and a brief message. Library staff will return your call as soon as possible.

Member of the South Central Library System

The Portage Public Library is a member of the South Central Library System (SCLS), a consortium of 53 public libraries in a seven county area. SCLS offers a shared online catalog (LINKcat), delivery of books and media, and reciprocal borrowing privileges among libraries.