Staff Blogs

Picture of approx 13 board game boxes
09/01/2018
Looking for something to do indoors? Look no further than the Osgoode branch! We...
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AllinaDay
03/01/2018
On January 3rd, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, featuring Sean Wilson...
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02/01/2018
It's 1920s working-class Ottawa, and young wife and mother Sophie talks directly to the...
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Wrapped books
04/12/2017
Are you looking for reading suggestions--or gift ideas!--for this holiday season? Here are some...
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à la carte logo
21/11/2017
à la carte , the Ottawa Public Library’s food literacy project , is looking...
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Bilingual photo library card
12/12/2017
December is a busy month for many! Juggling holiday preparations, social engagements, and travelling...
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Fox puppet with red bows
30/12/2017
It has been a busy month full of activities at the Richmond Branch! The...
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27/03/2017
Rakesh Misra is a volunteer with the MarketMobile and our guest blogger this month...
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22/12/2017
The list featured below highlights my favourite reads of the year, but there is...
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21/12/2017
Many of us are familiar with the New York Times weekly bestseller lists that...
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21/12/2017
Monday nights in December have been great fun at the North Gower branch library...
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assorted sizes, shapes,  and colours of dice falling out of a cup
20/12/2017
Dungeons and Dragons is coming to a library branch near you! Dungeons and Dragons...
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19/12/2017
Have you ever wondered if you should open that email? Regretted clicking a link?...
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03/11/2017
The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) and Long & McQuade, supported by Sun Life Financial,...
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14/12/2017
The weather outside is frightful, but there is a cozy warm spot by the...
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28/11/2017
Helen Humphreys is the award-winning author of numerous works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry,...
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Chris Hadfield photo with guitar
09/11/2017
BOOK GIVEAWAY: We are giving away 150 autographed copy of Chris Hadfield’s book The...
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08/12/2017
La dernière édition imprimée du samedi de La Presse sera publiée le 30 décembre...
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06/12/2017
As part of the library’s Canada 150 celebrations, branches throughout the city set up...
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07/12/2017
Our last screening for Thursday Movie Classics (maybe there'll be more?) is December 7th...
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