Staff Blogs

15/01/2018
High school exams are fast approaching, and we want to help you do your...
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26/01/2018
Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events...
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12/01/2018
Want to know what everyone else has been reading? Here are a selection of...
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11/01/2018
A year of telling stories about our food culture and community has come full...
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04/01/2018
Voici les romans les plus populaires de la BPO en 2017 ... selon vous,...
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12/01/2018
Explore OPL's workshop dates and locations, booklist, and online guide to support you in...
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28/01/2018
Smiling faces and excited makers at our PD Day Event, at the Richmond Branch...
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27/03/2013
As a big fan of adventure travel, I recently read and recommend the book...
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06/11/2017
Hey Ottawa – OPL is now lending out a variety of musical instruments, to...
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19/12/2017
Hey Ottawa! We just launched our new Kids’ website, just in time for the...
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20/12/2017
The Ottawa Public library is proud to present iCanada, a new addition to our...
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21/12/2017
A new museum pass is now available through our partnership with Ingenium: Canada’s Museums...
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26/01/2018
Pax by Sarah Pennypacker Have you ever had a dog? Can you imagine abandoning...
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23/01/2018
The Ottawa Public Library now has a collection of French eAudio! Visit the catalogue...
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02/11/2016
Below are books, ebooks, websites, and streaming videos on interview skills!
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25/01/2018
Budding genealogist? Or an old hand? Either way, OPL's genealogy collection has lots of...
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05/05/2017
Did you think “infotainment” started with The Daily Show? Hardly . . . Canadians...
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25/01/2018
Not sure what a SPHERO is? SPHERO is an app-enabled robotic ball. We call...
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06/12/2017
Starting Wednesday, January 24, 2018, the Ottawa Public Library (OPL) will be changing some...
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23/01/2018
Join us for a beginner conversation group in Spanish! Some discussion and instruction will...
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