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01/04/2013
Please Bury Me in the Library ARE YOU A BOOK PERSON? A good book...
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02/05/2013
Do you love words? A fan of puns? I've long been interested in language...
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07/05/2013
Summer sun is here and burning without the humidity we'll feel in July. Take...
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18/04/2013
The “Ottawa Poets A-Twitter Contest” ran from April 6-16, and now the results are...
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01/03/2013
One of my pet peeves is power point read-a-longs. You go into a presentation,...
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05/04/2013
Is your eReader or tablet still in the box? Do you want to download...
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13/03/2013
Most of the focus on house plants is how to take care of them...
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20/02/2013
If you like us... 'Like' us at www.Facebook.com/OPLBPO . No new information will be...
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14/04/2011
The shortlists for the Orange prize for Fiction and the International IMPAC Dublin Literary...
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12/10/2011
OPL’s two Bookmobiles visit more than 20 communities across the city once a week. Check out the schedule here . We have books, audio books, large print materials, magazines, DVDs, videos, and material in other languages and our own Express collection. You can order anything in the OPL system and have it sent to a particular stop – just ask us!
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19/10/2012
We are really excited at Carlingwood to have a diverse series of programs coming...
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03/10/2012
Automatic renewal of customer accounts has now been developed and implemented. Customers who meet...
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29/05/2012
On long commutes or road trips, a good audiobook can make the time pass...
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11/07/2012
On this day in 1818, John Keats, the famous English romantic poet, visited Robert...
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26/10/2012
Google has made some changes to their spam blocking. Customers using Gmail or other providers that use Postini, Primus for example, are encouraged to check their spam folders for notifications from the Ottawa Public Library. Please refer to the following documents to set up a whitelist for the sending address sirsi@biblio.ottawa.on.ca It is possible that other email address providers have also been affected. Please follow the same steps if you’ve noticed a change in the delivery of your notices.
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25/09/2012
À la découverte de l’Ontario français – Discovering Franco-Ontario Important themes related to the...
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30/07/2012
Shadow Show This timely book is a collection of short stories by world famous...
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20/07/2012
30 years of Hayao Miyazaki Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind This year...
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20/07/2012
Remembering the Life and Works of Ray Bradbury Becoming Ray Bradbury Ray Bradbury, the...
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20/07/2012
The Hobbit The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again "This thing all things devours:...
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