Regular hours resume on September 7 2021

03/09/2021

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

13/09/2021

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

Rideau branch-Elevator out of service

15/09/2021

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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Sep 02, 2020

With Back to School just around the corner and a lot of people still working at home, we have compiled some handy resources for you, available at Lynda.com. These resources will help you with remote learning and working from home during these challenging times of physical distancing, when we still need social supports!

1. Preparing Your Online Learning

Learning with Your Mobile Device with Kevin Kelly

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Learning Zoom with Garrick Chow

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Learning Study Skills with Paul Nowak

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Cultivating a Growth Mindset with Gemma Leigh Roberts

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2. Balancing Work and Life

Balancing Work and Life with Dave Crenshaw

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How to Slow Down and Be More Productive with Dave Crenshaw

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Building Better Routines with Mike Vardy

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Time Management: Working from Home with Dave Crenshaw

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Mindful Meditations for Work and Life with Scott Shute

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If you want to watch one of these courses, go to the the OPL Online Resources portal and select Lynda.com. From there, enter your library card number and pin to login and search for the title of the course you wish to take.

With over 4,000 video courses from top experts, Lynda.com is the place to go for learning technology, creative and business skills, and much more. 

Enjoy your learning!