Provincial State of Emergency: Impact to OPL Services


OPL services have not been impacted by the provincial announcement on Tuesday, January 12. Curbside returns and holds pickup services will continue at open branches.

Hours of operation will remain the same for most branches. Greely, North Gower, and Richmond branches will shift their hours to close by 8 p.m., and all Bookmobile stops will close by 8 p.m.

For details about current services, please visit this page.

HOLDS: If you cannot pick up your hold on time, please cancel it in your online account or contact Infoservice before the pickup date. 

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    Family Literacy Day is held annually on January 27th to raise awareness across Canada of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as...

    Wednesday Jan 27, 2021 at 10:00am

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    Join us for this live, online discussion with author Yolanda Bonnell (Ojibwe/South Asian) in conversation with researcher and theatre-worker Jill Carter (Anishinaabe/Ashkenazi) to discuss our...

    Facebook Live

    Wednesday Jan 27, 2021 at 7:00pm

  • Sign your child up for free online tutoring and homework help.  Volunteer tutors from Frontier College will meet with learners one-on-one for activities that...


    Various dates and times.

  • Inscrivez votre enfant à une séance gratuite de tutorat et d’aide aux devoirs. Les tuteurs bénévoles du Collège Frontière rencontreront les élèves en...

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    Various dates and times.

  • Virtual Genealogy

    Drop in to share research strategies, & discover what resources are available for your research. Volunteers from The Ontario Genealogical Society will be here to...


    Tuesday Jan 26, 2021 at 2:00pm / until Mar 30, 2021

  • Let's Talk Science Webcard

    Frontier College in partnership with Let's Talk Science is offering fun online math and science activities for children ages 6 to 12. Full...


    Saturday Jan 30, 2021 at 10:00am / until Mar 27, 2021

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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...


    Friday Jan 29, 2021 at 12:30pm

  • Tech Café Fundamentals Logo showing a computer and cup of coffee

    Join us for the Tech Café Fundamentals program being presented by Connected Canadians. Learn how technology can help you get around your city easily whether you’re...

    Monday Feb 1, 2021 at 4:00pm

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    Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite will discuss the writing process (co-authoring), inspiration for their latest YA novel One of the Good Ones, writing tips...

    Thursday Feb 4, 2021 at 7:00pm

  • Tech Café Fundamentals Logo showing a computer and cup of coffee
    Join us for the Tech Café Fundamentals program being presented by Connected Canadians.  Learn how to find useful information on the places you want to go,...

    Monday Feb 8, 2021 at 4:00pm