UPDATE: Curbside services during the stay-at-home order– effective Apr. 8

08/04/2021

Starting Thursday, April 8:

  • All our open branches will offer curbside returns and holds pick up.
  • Customers will no longer be permitted to enter the buildings.
  • The Bookmobile and Homebound Services will continue.
  • Hours of operation will remain the same.
  • Borrowed items can only be returned when branches are open.
  • Mask wearing outside in line remains mandatory.

For more details, go to the OPL blog.

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Alta Vista

Hours for the week of Apr 12, 2021
Day of weekOpening times
Monday10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 4:00 pm
SundayClosed

Next system-wide closure: May 24, 2021

Curbside returns and holds pickup services will be offered at this branch starting Thursday, April 8.

Customers will no longer be permitted to enter the buildings.

Library items can only be returned during open hours. No appointments are required to drop off library items or to pick up holds.   

Holds can be picked up during open hours.   

Masks are required to be worn in line outside of Ottawa Public Library branches, as per the Temporary Mandatory Mask By-law.

For more details, go to the OPL blog.

  • 2516 Alta Vista
    OttawaOntario K1V 7T1
    613-580-2940 (Infoservice)
    Public transit routes:
    44,46,90,92,140
Alta Vista Branch

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1910 St-Laurent
Transit next stop time
HERON / ALTA VISTA ( 8231 )
Bus number Time Direction

Route number140
10:40
11:10
Billings Bridge
HERON / ALTA VISTA ( 7226 )
Bus number Time Direction

Route number46
08:45
09:15
Hurdman

Route number140
10:25
10:55
Heron Park
List of meeting rooms, capacities and links to reserve.
Title Capacity Équipement Rates
Meeting room 10
  • Whiteboard
Regular Room Rates
Program room 40
  • Projector
  • Whiteboard
Regular Room Rates
Curbside Pickup Zone

Branch features

This busy branch is situated close to the Bank Street corridor, in a diverse neighbourhood that is home to many new Canadians.The Alta Vista branch is known for its dynamic children's programs.