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: Reopening October 22

21/10/2021

Alta Vista branch will return to regular service and hours on Friday, October 22, 2021.

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    *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on the size of the space. Participants are expected to remain physically distanced, to...

    Beaverbrook

    Monday Oct 25, 2021 at 10:15am

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    Stories, rhymes and songs for babies 0 to 18 months and their parents or caregivers.* *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits...

    Ruth E. Dickinson

    Monday Oct 25, 2021 at 10:15am

  • Parent with child
    Stories, fingerplays and songs* for babies and a parent or caregiver. 0-18 months. / Contes, jeux de doigts et chansons** pour les bébés et un...

    Alta Vista

    Monday Oct 25, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Parent with child
    Stories, rhymes and songs for babies 0 to 18 months and their parents or caregivers.* *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits...

    Ruth E. Dickinson

    Monday Oct 25, 2021 at 11:15am

  • Parent with child
    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for babies (ages 0-18 months) and a parent/caregiver. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on...

    Cumberland

    Tuesday Oct 26, 2021 at 9:30am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Join us for an outdoor bilingual storytime on Tuesday mornings, right outside the Vanier library! Please bring a towel or a blanket to sit on...

    Vanier

    Tuesday Oct 26, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Parent with child
    Stories, rhymes and songs for babies and a parent or caregiver. 0-18 months. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on...

    Carlingwood

    Tuesday Oct 26, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Stories, rhymes and songs for babies 0-18 months and a parent or caregiver. Registration required*. Contes, comptines et chansons pour les bébés de 0 à...

    Main

    Tuesday Oct 26, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Stories, rhymes and songs for babies and a parent or caregiver. 0-18 months. / Contes, comptines et chansons pour les bébés et un parent ou...

    St-Laurent

    Tuesday Oct 26, 2021 at 11:00am

  • Parent with child
    Stories, rhymes and songs for babies and a parent or caregiver.  0-18 months. Registration required  /   Contes, comptines et chansons pour les bébés et un...

    Greenboro

    Tuesday Oct 26, 2021 at 11:15am