The library is open for browsing and computer access.  Masks are encouraged for patrons at increased risk, and curbside pickup is still available for anyone who prefers not to come inside. 

Library wi-fi is available outside the building from 6 am to 8 pm daily, and the library has laptops available for outside use.  Library ebooks and digital materials are available 24/7.

If you have questions, please call 520-558-2468 or email

For COVID-19 information, please visit the COVID-19 Resource page.


Portal's Myrtle Kraft Library

The Myrtle Kraft Library, in Portal, is a branch of the Cochise County Library District.  The Branch Manager is Kathleen Talbot.  

The library offers a wide selection of library materials for all ages, and provides access to items from other public libraries across Cochise County. The library also hosts a range of special programs for adults and children. 

The library also has available for checkout 10 "Creativity in a Box" hands-on activity kits with all the materials you need to do things like grow microgreens, create greeting cards or other paper crafts, program a Sphero robot, and more. 

Check out our local oral history recordings here. More information about our community seed library is here

Updates on special events, classes, and more can be seen on our Facebook page (and you don't have to be a Facebook member to view our page!).

New Resource: Scholastic Teachables

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Scholastic Teachables offers worksheets, lesson plans, learning games, and more! Formerly known as Scholastic Printables, this resource includes printable activities for any subject: math, science, reading comprehension, STEM, writing, and beyond. Download printable lesson plans, reading passages, games and puzzles, clip art, bulletin board ideas, and skills sheets for kids in Pre-K through sixth grade.

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Portal’s Myrtle Kraft Library
P.O. Box 16552
2393 S. Rock House Rd. 
Portal, AZ 85632
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Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am - 2 pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 10 am - 2 pm
Friday 10 am - 2 pm
Saturday 10 am - 2 pm
Sunday Closed



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