• Current In-Person Services

    19/10/2020

    22 of our branches and the Bookmobile are open for modified services at this time. For details on our current in-person services, visit: https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/current-branch-services.

    Visit our Hours and Locations page for our current branch hours and our Bookmobile page for the current Bookmobile schedule.

    MANDATORY:  Masks are required to be worn inside Ottawa Public Library branches, as per theTemporary Mandatory Mask By-law. Customers who are not wearing masks will not be allowed inside branches. Exceptions apply for people with medical exemptions.

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In this last presentation on using your Apple devices, Dave Rostenne and Tom Leroux, experts in Apple products, and organizers of the BYMUG, the Bytown...

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Monday Nov 2, 2020 at 10:00am

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Today's internet has transformed the telecommunications industry. Reasonable quality internet connections have served to facilitate the effective use of VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) as...

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Monday Nov 9, 2020 at 4:00pm

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As we increasingly conduct our day-to-day lives online, either by using social media to connect with friends, playing online games or paying...

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Monday Nov 16, 2020 at 10:00am

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At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to discuss death.  Our objective is to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people...

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Friday Nov 20, 2020 at 12:30pm

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For as long as humans have been communicating with each other, scams exist in one form or another. We no longer just...

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Monday Nov 23, 2020 at 4:00pm

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Thursday Nov 26, 2020 at 1:00pm

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Most wireless routers do not default to the most secure configuration. Make sure you are not the "low hanging fruit" that someone...

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Monday Nov 30, 2020 at 10:00am

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We are told: don't write down passwords; don't reuse passwords; make passwords long and complex. Chris Taylor, President of the Ottawa PC...

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Monday Dec 7, 2020 at 10:00am

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Learn, in simple terms, how your camera works to enable you to take better photos. Lynda Buske from the Ottawa PC Users'...

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Monday Dec 14, 2020 at 10:00am

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When buying a digital camera, you are faced with a bewildering array of choices. Chris Taylor, Ottawa PC Users' Group President and Microsoft Most Valuable...

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Monday Dec 21, 2020 at 10:00am