Current In-Person Services


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:

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

Eventhough the Osgoode Learn-to-Knit Afternoon Drop-in and evening Fibre Craft groups are cancelled right...
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children's books with kindness bookmark
The Osgoode Sparks are spreading kindness at the Osgoode branch! The Sparks have tucked...
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Thursday February 27th is National Pokémon Day! Are you a trainer, collector, or just...
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Have you seen this wizard?
Attention residents of Ogoode: Have you seen this wizard? If you have, don't be...
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We are getting in the holiday spirit at Osgoode branch! Here's a listing of...
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volunteers showing 35 red scarves
On December 1st, World AIDS Day, the AIDS Committee of Ottawa will place red...
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It's not too late to play the Alphabet Book Game at the Osgoode branch!...
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This year, Science Literacy Week runs from September 16 to 22, 2019. Across Canada,...
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We're celebrating the opening of the Osgoode Skatepark on Saturday, September 7th! The skatepark...
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red yarn with a red scarf being knitted on needles
The Osgoode Fibre Club members and the Osgoode Learn-to-Knit volunteers have joined forces and...
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This summer, kids are invited to participate in the TD Summer Reading Club, to...
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With the temperatures rising above 30C, we are fondly remembering the snow of our...
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The Osgoode Village Garden Club is looking for suggestions to name the statue they...
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A purple ninja shelving colourful books!
The Osgoode Branch is having a Superhero Drawing contest! 1. Stop by the branch...
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Don’t have plans for Friday night yet? Check out the OPL Reel Youth Film Festival !
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Looking for something to do with the kids on a rainy Saturday? Look no...
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Do you love films? Do you love celebrating young talent? We do too! Ottawa...
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seed swap banner with 2 clip art tomato plants
Calling all gardeners: We are excited to announce that the Osgoode branch has set...
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Celebrate Pi Day (and Albert Einstein's birthday) at the Osgoode Branch! Join us for...
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child colouring
Looking for activities to do with the kids during March Break? Look no further...
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