• All branches, Bookmobile, and Homebound Services will be open and operating on Tuesday, September 25. We appreciate your understanding during this emergency situation.

    The following branches will remain closed this evening (Monday, September 24):

    Carlingwood

    Emerald Plaza

    Nepean Centrepointe

    Richmond

    Ruth E. Dickinson

    Sunnyside

     

     

  • InfoService:

    Our InfoService phone line (613-580-2940) is experiencing high call volumes. Thank you for your patience.  

Staff Blogs

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11/09/2018
Hello lovelies, The countdown has begun. Every breath and step we take brings us...
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02/08/2018
Stéphanie Plante is an OPL guest blogger and a great library supporter. In 2017,...
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3 seedling pots
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29/03/2018
Spring has sprung and it's time to start getting ready for gardening season! We...
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05/03/2018
From the bottom of our Beaverbrook hearts, we wish you a Happy International Cheese...
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31/03/2017
C’est presque le temps de la cabane à sucre! Venez vous sucrer le bec...
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23/02/2017
Jennifer McLagan has done it again. After extolling the virtues of fat and bones...
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02/12/2016
Having a sensitivity to dairy is a drag when you LOVE ice cream! Gelato...
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02/12/2016
Coup de pouce est une incontournable source d’information en matière de cuisine et ce...
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02/12/2016
Fifty Shades of Chicken by FL Fowler is a recipe book for gourmands, creative...
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02/12/2016
Alone in the Kitchen with An Eggplant Tidying up in the 641, cookery, section...
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02/12/2016
Ontario Scene is being presented by the National Arts Centre from April 29 to...
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02/12/2016
Everyone is a tourist somewhere! Whether you are planning a trip, looking for inspiration,...
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Asian Heritage Month -- Mois du patrimoine asiatique
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02/12/2016
Programs and events: Asian Heritage Month - An Evening of Japanese Choral Music and...
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02/12/2016
Venez parler avec les bénévoles du programme Just Food qui vous expliquerons les bienfaits...
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Published or updated:
02/12/2016
Come speak with Just Food volunteers who will be explaining the benefit of a...
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MarketMobile
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02/12/2016
Come meet the Ottawa Public Library mini Bookmobile, MarketMobile and Ottawa Public Health for...
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02/12/2016
Come meet the Ottawa Public Library mini Bookmobile, MarketMobile and Ottawa Public Health for...
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02/12/2016
Come join us this Saturday, July 16 from 10a.m. to 1p.m. when the mini-Bookmobile...
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02/12/2016
The Ottawa Public Library is making food literacy a priority. We are traveling throughout...
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02/12/2016
On October 14 and 15, à la carte, the Ottawa Public Library’s food literacy...
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