Regular hours resume on September 7 2021

03/09/2021

Ottawa Public Library will return to regular pre-pandemic hours at most branches starting Tuesday, September 7, 2021 — including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService as of Sunday, September 12.  

Hours are posted at branch entrances and on the Hours and location page of the OPL website.   

Fitzroy Harbour and Vernon branches are reopening after being closed since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020.  

Notice - Carlingwood branch

17/09/2021

The elevator at the Carlingwood branch is currently unavailable.

Rideau branch-Elevator out of service

15/09/2021

The elevator at Rideau is currently out of service for maintenance and repairs. Service will be restored on Monday, September 27th.

Holiday Closure: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

20/09/2021

All Ottawa Public Library branches will be closed on Thursday, September 30. Access our online services 24/7 on the Ottawa Public Library website.

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    Beaverbrook

    Wednesday Sep 22, 2021 at 10:15am

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    Carp

    Thursday Sep 23, 2021 at 11:00am

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    Centennial

    Saturday Sep 25, 2021 at 10:30am

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    St-Laurent

    Monday Sep 27, 2021 at 10:30am / until Nov 01, 2021

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    Tuesday Sep 28, 2021 at 12:45pm

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    Beaverbrook

    Wednesday Sep 29, 2021 at 10:15am

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    Centennial

    Saturday Oct 2, 2021 at 10:30am

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    Beaverbrook

    Wednesday Oct 6, 2021 at 10:15am

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    Centennial

    Wednesday Oct 6, 2021 at 10:30am

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    Carp

    Thursday Oct 7, 2021 at 10:30am