Regular hours resumed Sept. 7, 2021

15/10/2021

Ottawa Public Library has returned to regular pre-pandemic hours at most branches as of September 7, 2021 — including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService. Hours are posted at branch entrances and on the Hours and location page of the OPL website.   

 

Carp Branch

18/10/2021

Carp branch will be closed on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 for operational use by the City of Ottawa. Regular service will resume Wednesday,  October 27, 2021 at 10 am. 

Overdrive: Issues with older Apple devices or browsers

12/10/2021

Recent changes by Overdrive and Libby have impacted compatibility with older versions of Apple's mobile and desktop operating systems. Those who use older Apple devices (Mac computers running lower than macOS 10.12.1 and iPhones/iPads running iOS 9) may have trouble using the OverDrive desktop or mobile apps, while Libby is no longer supported on iPhones and iPads running iOS 9.

Carlingwood branch: Elevator out of service

18/10/2021

The elevator at Carlingwood branch is currently out of service. 

Alta Vista branch: Extended curbside service

18/10/2021

Curbisde holds and pick-up service will continue at the back door and parking lot from 10 am to 6 pm until further notice. 

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  • Storytime Children
    Stories and rhymes for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on...

    Sunnyside

    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 9:30am

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    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 10:30am / until Dec 16, 2021

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Join us for storytime. There will be stories, rhymes and songs for families with younger children. Registration Required. Please bring a blanket for your family...

    Stittsville

    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 10:30am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending...

    Carp

    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. Registration required*. Contes, rimes et chansons pour les enfants de tous...

    Main

    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Parent with child
    Join us for storytime outdoors. Please note that if the weather is inclement, there will be no storytime. There will be stories, rhymes and songs...

    Manotick

    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 11:00am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending...

    Carp

    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 11:00am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.* *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending...

    Ruth E. Dickinson

    Thursday Oct 21, 2021 at 3:30pm

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending...

    Centennial

    Saturday Oct 23, 2021 at 10:30am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.* *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending...

    Ruth E. Dickinson

    Saturday Oct 23, 2021 at 10:30am