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Rosemount

Hours for the week of Oct 15, 2018
Day of weekOpening times
Monday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 5:00 pm
SundayClosed

Next holiday closure: Nov 11, 2018

  • 18 Rosemount
    OttawaOntario K1Y 1P4
    Infoservice: 613-580-2940
    Public transit routes:
    11,14
Rosemount photo

Nearest branches

Carlingwood photo
281 Woodroffe
Main / Centrale photo
120 Metcalfe
Sunnyside photo
1049 Bank
Transit next stop time
WELLINGTON / MCCORMICK ( 7338 )
Bus number Time Direction

11
08:01
08:31
09:01
Westbound
WELLINGTON / CARRUTHERS ( 7339 )
Bus number Time Direction

11
07:38
08:08
08:38
Eastbound
GLADSTONE / ROSEMOUNT ( 1807 )
Bus number Time Direction

14
07:50
08:20
08:50
Westbound
GLADSTONE / SHERBROOKE ( 7356 )
Bus number Time Direction

14
08:00
08:26
09:00
Eastbound

Events at Rosemount

Sunday, October 21, 2018

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List of meeting rooms, capacities and links to reserve.
Title Capacity Rates Note Book this room
Meeting Room 25 Staff operations will be concurrent with the rental and the book drop will be operational throughout the booking period.

 

Branch features

The original West Library of former Ottawa Public Library (pre-2001), Rosemount Branch stands as the oldest purpose-built library facility in Ottawa. Large windows illuminate this beautiful heritage building. This original Carnegie Library has all the modern features in an old-world setting.

  • Rosemount Branch is the oldest Ottawa Public Library branch still operating in its original building and is the only remaining Carnegie Library in Ottawa.
  • The original building was built in 1918 and expanded in 1932. It was last renovated in 1982 is scheduled for revitalization in 2019.
  • Although it is not a designated heritage building, it is included on the City of Ottawa’s Heritage Reference List.
  • Rosemount Branch is a well-loved, extremely busy community hub, which currently has the highest circulation of materials per square foot of all OPL branches.
  • In September 2016, the OPL Board identified Rosemount as its number one renewal priority for 2016-2021. The Rosemount Branch has more than 6,000 sq. ft. of floor space on two floors.