St-Laurent branch closed January 8 to 18 for improvements

Dec 21 2017

Ottawa – The St-Laurent branch (515 Côté Street) of the Ottawa Public Library will be closed from Monday, January 8 to Thursday, January 18, 2018 inclusive, for improvements. The branch will reopen Friday, January 19, 2018.

During the closure, the branch will be fully converted to Radio-Frequency Identification technology or RFID, and will receive new points of service.

Temporary book drops will be available during the closures.

To access library services during the closure, the nearest branches are Vanier (310 Pères Blancs Avenue) and Rideau (277 Rideau Street).


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