Staff Blogs

07/03/2018
On March 5th, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, Sean Wilson of...
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23/01/2018
The Ottawa Public Library now has a collection of French eAudio! Visit the catalogue...
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26/12/2017
The Crossover Kwame Alexander Have you ever had a year when everything went wrong?...
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07/03/2018
Maya Angelou, in 1978, wrote her famous poem, Phenomenal Woman . The stanza of...
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27/02/2018
February has been a great month; here are some of the highlights from this...
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Elfquest: Forty Years of Pointed Ears
08/02/2018
“Book borrowing is the biggest form of true love. It’s like, ‘Here’s a piece...
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15/02/2018
Tired of waiting in line for your next great read? Why not skip the...
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21/12/2017
We invited Ottawa to tell us of their favourite Canadian books, and we got...
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03/02/2018
Out and about downtown Ottawa for Winterlude, and in need of a warm-up? Join...
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16/02/2018
Hello there! My name is Deborah and I have been given the wonderful opportunity...
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16/02/2018
Welcome!! My name is Jade Hall and I’m one of the new teen bloggers...
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AllinaDay
06/02/2018
On January 3rd, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, featuring Sean Wilson...
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canada reads covers
02/02/2018
Yes! It’s Canada Reads time again! The CBC’s annual Battle of the Books will...
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12/01/2018
Want to know what everyone else has been reading? Here are a selection of...
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04/01/2018
Voici les romans les plus populaires de la BPO en 2017 ... selon vous,...
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AllinaDay
03/01/2018
On January 3rd, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, featuring Sean Wilson...
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Wrapped books
04/12/2017
Are you looking for reading suggestions--or gift ideas!--for this holiday season? Here are some...
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28/11/2017
Helen Humphreys is the award-winning author of numerous works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry,...
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06/12/2017
As part of the library’s Canada 150 celebrations, branches throughout the city set up...
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