Current In-Person Services

18/11/2020

OPEN BRANCHES: 22 of our branches and the Bookmobile are currently open for modified services at this time.

Additional branches will reopen for contactless returns and holds pickup in the fall and early winter. Details: https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/blogs/updates-new-branch-reopening-dates

HOURS AND LOCATIONS: for current branch hours.

BOOKMOBILE: for the current Bookmobile stops schedule.

MANDATORY: Masks are required to be worn inside Ottawa Public Library branches, as per theTemporary Mandatory Mask By-law. Customers who are not wearing masks will not be allowed inside branches. Exceptions apply for people with medical exemptions.

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Staff Blogs

24/02/2020
The Ottawa Public Library is partnering with Canada Revenue Agency to offer free tax...
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07/02/2020
It’s time to start thinking about Tax Planning! For low to moderate income earners,...
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07/11/2019
On November 7, 2017, Ottawa Public Library (OPL) introduced the Sun Life Financial Musical...
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11/09/2019
This year, Science Literacy Week runs from September 16 to 22, 2019. Across Canada,...
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Canadian money
13/09/2019
Attention teens and adults wanting to understand and get control of your money! The...
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05/09/2019
Geenboro Branch is hosting the south cluster Baby Alumni 2019 on September 14. It's...
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18/07/2019
OPL is once again helping the Caring and Sharing Exchange with the collection of...
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17/06/2019
This summer, kids are invited to participate in the TD Summer Reading Club, to...
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27/05/2019
Join us for fun events to celebrate some of the different cultures that make...
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27/05/2019
Learn about the rights and responsibilities of older adults, under Ontario law.
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25/04/2019
Don’t have plans for Friday night yet? Check out the OPL Reel Youth Film Festival !
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04/04/2019
Do you love films? Do you love celebrating young talent? We do too! Ottawa...
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25/03/2019
Financial Literacy is about being smart with your money. Join us for informational sessions...
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04/01/2019
This high school exam season come study at OPL! High school exam season means...
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14/01/2019
The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is excited to announce new magazine titles that will...
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14/01/2019
La Bibliothèque publique d’Ottawa (BPO) est ravie d’annoncer les nouvelles revues qui seront disponibles...
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24/10/2017
During Canada's Financial Literacy Month in 2017, OPL has organized programs to teach kids...
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09/03/2017
Where do you keep your treasured family photos? Carefully preserved and backed up digitally?...
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23/03/2017
Although there is still a nip in the air and snow is covering the...
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13/12/2016
We have been inspired by picture book illustrators to create our own artworks, and...
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