Regular hours resume on September 7 2021


Ottawa Public Library will return to regular pre-pandemic hours at most branches starting Tuesday, September 7, 2021 — including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService as of Sunday, September 12.  

Hours are posted at branch entrances and on the Hours and location page of the OPL website.   

Fitzroy Harbour and Vernon branches are reopening after being closed since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020.  

Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre kiosk out of service


The kiosk machine dispensing adult books at the Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre is currently unavailable.

Rideau branch-Elevator out of service


The elevator at Rideau is currently out of service for maintenance and repairs. Service will be restored on Monday, September 27th.

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Friday Sep 17, 2021 at 12:30pm

Friday Sep 17, 2021 at 3:30pm

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Monday Sep 20, 2021 at 3:30pm

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Tuesday Sep 21, 2021 at 7:30pm

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Wednesday Sep 22, 2021 at 12:00pm

Uzma Jalaluddin


Thursday Sep 23, 2021 at 7:00pm

Book cover and headshot


Monday Sep 27, 2021 at 7:30pm