Mediaroom

Thursday, May 26, 2016

 

An online questionnaire is now available for the public to help shape the criteria that will be used to evaluate potential locations for the new flagship Ottawa Central Library.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

For immediate release
May 25, 2016

 

Celebrated Canadian Author Kenneth Oppel will visit the Ruth E. Dickinson branch of the OPL

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Sessions planned for June 15 and 22, 2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

For immediate release
May 24, 2015

 

Friday, May 20, 2016

Ottawa – The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) will kick off National Aboriginal History Month by offering special workshops. The programs (details below) will be presented by Multicultural Arts for Schools and Communities (MASC) and they are free to attend.

 

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

 

More than 175 residents took part in two working sessions at Ottawa City Hall yesterday to help shape the criteria that will be used to evaluate potential locations for the new flagship Ottawa Central Library.

Friday, May 6, 2016

The latest statistics from the Ottawa Public Library show that people are using the Library at a growing rate, and accessing ever increasing amounts of digital content from the OPL.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Older adults invited to write their own short story

Ottawa The Ottawa Public Library is hosting an annual Short Story Contest for older adults.

Friday, April 22, 2016

 

—New Central Library website launched; consultations underway—

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Ottawa – The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) will be hosting its fifth annual Awards Night & Video Screening for the Teen Tech Week Video Contest on April 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the Centrepointe Studio Theatre, 101 Centrepointe Drive.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Ottawa, April 7, 2016 - The agenda, and associated documents, for the upcoming Ottawa Public Library Board meeting, scheduled for April 12, 2016, are now available at https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/opl-bo

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Ottawa – The winners of this year’s Ottawa Public Library (OPL) Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest were announced yesterday, Tuesday, March 29, at Centrepointe Theatre.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Canadian Public Libraries for Fair Ebook Pricing continue to advocate for more reasonable prices and terms for ebooks from multinational publishers with an open lett

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Ottawa – The Ottawa Public Library will be taking part in the Big Library Read program, which will be taking place until March 31, on a device near you.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Ottawa – The regular public entrance to the Carlingwood branch of the Ottawa Public Library will not be available from Tuesday, March 29 to Friday, April 8, 2016 inclusive, while improvements are being made.

Friday, March 4, 2016

Ottawa – The Ottawa Public Library is pleased that the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) has approved a resolution calling for action from the federal government on ebooks.

Monday, February 29, 2016

Ottawa – The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is hosting its annual Teen Tech Week (TTW) Video Contest from March 6 to April 4. The popular contest, which is in its sixth year, celebrates technology and teens.

Monday, February 22, 2016

Ottawa – When is the last time you interacted with someone from a completely different walk of life? Or, had a frank conversation with someone whose life experience is far from your own?

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Ottawa – The Carp branch of the Ottawa Public Library will be closed on from Monday, February 29 to Thursday, March 10 to receive improvements.