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Thursday, September 17, 2020

OTTAWA – Ottawa Public Library’s Rosemount branch, which opened more than a century ago, closed in May 2019 for revitalization further to extensive community engagement about what renovation

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

OTTAWA.- Science Literacy Week is nearly here, and researchers across Canada are preparing to present their latest findings on a key indicator of environmental health and sustainability: biodiversity. This year’s Science Literacy Week will take place from September 21 to 27, 2020

Thursday, September 10, 2020

OTTAWA - Since its initial closure in March 2020, Ottawa Public Library has been working to adapt to the current situation and to safely resume physical services. Here are the latest updates on OPL services.  


Thursday, September 10, 2020

OTTAWA — During this challenging time, when home has become the place for more activities than ever, cooking at home can be yet another challenge.

Monday, August 31, 2020

OTTAWA  Poetry, short stories, queer lit, novels, controversial stories, style, fiction… What will be discussed during Croisée des mots 2020-2021?

Monday, August 24, 2020

OTTAWA – Ottawa Public Library (OPL) will be concluding its popular gardening program series with three new programs with a focus on fall gardening. The series runs on select Wednesdays in September. 

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

OTTAWA - With international travel limited right no

Monday, August 17, 2020

OTTAWA – In conjunction with the Ottawa Public Library and Library and Archives Canada, the Writers Festival is pleased to announce that beginning on August 18 it will offer an exciting season of podcasts, pre-recorded long-form conversations and live events to animate the litera

Monday, August 10, 2020

OTTAWA.- This summer, the Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is offering much more than a Summer Reading Club.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Ottawa – As part of its phased approach to resuming physical Library services, select OPL branches will begin offering additional in-pe

Friday, July 24, 2020

OTTAWA Ottawa Public Library (OPL) will hold a

Friday, July 10, 2020

OTTAWA - As part of its ongoing and phased approach to resuming physical services, Ottawa Public Library is pleased to announce the opening dates for its returns and holds pickup service at the two following branches, as well as an increase to the temporary limit on holds. 

Friday, July 3, 2020

OTTAWA - Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is launching Library 1:1, a new service that can help customers find what they are looking for with individualized help from one of OPL’s dedicated librarians or information experts.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

OTTAWA – No need to travel to enjoy the great outdoors!  Explore the nooks, crannies, and vistas of Ottawa, and venture out on the bike paths to enjoy the city in a whole new way. This summer, the Ottawa Public

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Ottawa – As part of its phased approach to resuming physical Library services, Ottawa Public Library will be allowing customers to reserve new Library items, and expand its returns and holds pickup service to more branch locations in the coming weeks. 

Friday, June 19, 2020

OTTAWA Since June 1, we’ve invited the Ottawa c

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

OTTAWA.– As summer approaches, all eyes turn to the Library for Ottawa Public Library’s Summer Reading Club.