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 would like to pause, cancel, or manage your holds, you can do so in your online account.

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Join us for an evening in the company of the delightful author Kim Thúy to discuss some of the many themes that arise from her...


Tuesday Jan 19, 2021 at 7:00pm

Joignez-vous à nous pour une soirée en compagnie de la charmante auteure Kim Thúy afin de discuter de quelques-uns des nombreux thèmes qui découlent de...

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Wednesday Jan 20, 2021 at 7:00pm

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...

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Wednesday Jan 27, 2021 at 7:00pm


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

Joins toi à l'auteure Dïana Bélice! Avec cet atelier virtuel, l’auteure Dïana Bélice souhaite familiariser les jeunes sur le métier d’auteur, et ses différentes facettes, tout...

Tuesday Feb 9, 2021 at 7:00pm

La BPO a invité les auteurs franco-ontariens Didier Leclair et Guy Bélizaire à participer à une table ronde virtuelle animée par Gabriel Osson, écrivain et...

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Thursday Feb 18, 2021 at 7:00pm