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

26/08/2020
The Ottawa Public Library is happy to announce an exciting new session at its...
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15/04/2020
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01/10/2019
The Ottawa Public Library provides service to the entirety of Ottawa. As such, our...
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09/09/2015
So, there you are, listening to your friend tell you all about this fantastic...
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07/08/2019
The Ottawa Public Library provides service to the entirety of Ottawa. As such, our...
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12/04/2019
On Friday, April 12th, the Beaverbrook Branch celebrated the launch of its new Digitization...
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08/05/2019
Are you a local business, organization, or service? Beaverbrook branch is hosting a business...
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02/05/2019
Many of us make use of the internet every day, but we might not...
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17/04/2018
“Open access enables researchers to make their publications freely available to the domestic and...
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22/02/2019
How much do you really know about fraud? Do you feel confident you know...
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15/03/2019
You probably know to lock your front door in order to keep your home...
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28/01/2019
Are you a new entrepreneur or looking to start a business? Ottawa Public Library...
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07/02/2019
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28/10/2018
November is Financial Literacy Month. This year’s theme is “invest in your financial well-being”,...
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08/11/2018
Have you heard about MediaSmarts.ca? Since 1996, this Canadian not-for-profit has been developing resources...
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10/11/2018
Media Literacy Week may once again have come to a close, but we still...
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06/11/2018
Standing up to the media: why? I have a confession. I have been responsible...
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07/11/2018
Last night at the National Art Center along with CBC Ottawa, we invited experts...
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07/11/2018
Computer coding is alive at Emerald Plaza this fall. In September, the After School...
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05/11/2018
Tornados, bears, and bees, oh my! Do you know how many tornadoes touched down...
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