Beaverbrook

Hours this week
Day of weekOpening times
MondayClosed
Tuesday10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Next holiday closure: Apr 14, 2017

  • The branch will be closed on Sundays, from June 11 to September 3, 2017.
    2500 Campeau
    OttawaOntario K2K 2W3
    613-580-2940 (Infoservice)
    InfoService@BiblioOttawaLibrary.ca
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  • Book drop open 24 hours / Le poste de retour de livres est ouvert 24 heures sur 24Book drop open 24 hours
  • Local history collectionLocal history collection
  • Credit cards/Interac Accepted / Cartes de crédit/Interac acceptésCredit cards/Interac Accepted
  • Free parking / stationnement gratuit disponibleFree parking
  • Wheelchair accessible / La succuresale est accessibleWheelchair Accessible
  • Wireless accessWireless Access
  • Second-hand book salesSecond-hand book sales
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What's happening at Beaverbrook

22/02/2017
Are you in your 20s or 30s and interested in meeting new friends? Come...
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21/02/2017
Like me and super excited for the Oscars this Sunday? Each year, I try...
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In this session, we will focus on Facebook. Learn how to create an account, manage your privacy settings, share photos and reset lost passwords. Please...

Beaverbrook

Wednesday Mar 29, 2017 at 2:00pm

Create and build with Lego®! Ages 4-12. Drop-in.

Beaverbrook

Friday Jun 9, 2017 at 10:30am

Are you in your 20s or 30s and looking to make new friends? Join us for a casual evening of crafts, snacks and you could...

Beaverbrook

Monday Feb 27, 2017 at 7:00pm

List of meeting rooms, capacities and links to reserve.
Title Capacity Amenities Rates Note Book this room
Meeting room A 45
  • Projector
  • Whiteboard
City of Ottawa Room Rates Includes tables, chairs, projector and small sink/counter. No hot food permitted.
Meeting room B 45
  • Projector
  • Whiteboard
City of Ottawa Room Rates

Branch features

Library service in the Beaverbrook area started in a room, in a community centre, in 1967. In 1970, it moved to a space next to the firehall. A new building next to the Mlacak Centre opened in 1996, and the branch found a new home. The branch was closed from February 19, 2013 to August 5, 2014 to receive extensive renovations and an expansion at this same location.  The branch now features two public meeting rooms, as well as numerous small rooms for group work. There is an expanded children’s area, increased seating, and a book store run by the Friends of the OPL. The Kanata Room houses the stained glass window designed and produced by Beaverbrook customers - a colourful reminder of the community spirit that lives in the branch.

Thirteen concrete turtle sculptures roam the Beaverbrook branch. A turtle mural meanders across the building near the John G Mlacak Centre entrance. Local artist Christopher Griffin created the artworks, Blanding’s Turtles of the South March Highlands, with a team of volunteers in 2014. The project was inspired by the natural ecosystems of Kanata and its important local species.