Regular hours resumed Sept. 7, 2021

15/10/2021

Ottawa Public Library has returned to regular pre-pandemic hours at most branches as of September 7, 2021 — including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService. Hours are posted at branch entrances and on the Hours and location page of the OPL website.   

 

Extended curbside service at Alta Vista branch October 16 from 10 am to 5 pm

15/10/2021

The Alta Vista branch will extend curbside services at the rear door and parking lot on Saturday October 16, 2021 from 10 am to 5 pm .The branch will resume regular service on Monday, October 18 at 10 am.  .  

Overdrive: Issues with older Apple devices or browsers

12/10/2021

Recent changes by Overdrive and Libby have impacted compatibility with older versions of Apple's mobile and desktop operating systems. Those who use older Apple devices (Mac computers running lower than macOS 10.12.1 and iPhones/iPads running iOS 9) may have trouble using the OverDrive desktop or mobile apps, while Libby is no longer supported on iPhones and iPads running iOS 9.

Notice: Carlingwood Branch

14/10/2021

The elevator at Carlingwood branch is currently out of service. 

Closure: Centennial Branch

15/10/2021

Centennial Branch will be open from  2 pm  to 5 pm only Saturday October 16,  due to a planned Hydro Ottawa Power outage.

 

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Board members

Matthew was raised in Ottawa and grew up in Orléans. He always felt strongly about service to the community and his...

Kathy, originally from Montreal, has lived in Ottawa since 1977. She is serving her second term on the OPL Board...

Steven, originally from Vancouver, British Columbia, has lived in Ottawa since 2005. He is serving his second term on...

Riley is a life-long resident of River Ward and attended public schools in the same community he represents. Riley...

Mary-Rose holds a Bachelor’s degree in Public Affairs and Policy Management from Carleton University and a Master’s...

Allan immigrated to Canada from Ireland and is serving his second term on the OPL Board. He is a graduate of Queen’s...

Rawlson King was elected the first-ever Black City Councillor in a historic by-election held April...

Carol Anne is a native of Pembroke. She studied journalism at Ryerson University and embarked on a career that saw...

Based in Ottawa, Harvey A. Slack brings more than three decades of experience working on the Canadian arts and...