Adult literacy collections

The Ottawa Public Library's adult literacy collections:

  • help adult learners improve their reading, writing and math skills
  • offer materials to support adult literacy teachers

The reading levels of the collections range from grade one to grade eight, and the collection includes both fiction and non-fiction.

These resources are available in both English and French.

English adult literacy collections are available at these branches:

  • Alta Vista
  • Blackburn Hamlet
  • Carlingwood
  • Cumberland
  • Elmvale Acres
  • Emerald Plaza
  • Greenboro
  • Hazeldean
  • Main Library
  • Nepean Centrepointe
  • North Gloucester
  • Orléans
  • Rideau
  • Rosemount
  • St-Laurent
  • Vanier

French adult literacy collections are available at these branches:

  • Cumberland
  • Main Library
  • Rideau
  • St-Laurent
  • Vanier

All of these materials are available through the Library's catalogue and can be reserved for pick-up at any of our Library locations.