État d'urgence provincial : Impact sur les services de la BPO

26/01/2021

Les services de la BPO ne sont pas affectés par l’annonce provinciale du mardi 12 janvier. Le service de retour et de collecte d’articles réservés en bordure de rue continuera aux succursales ouvertes.

Les heures d'ouverture demeureront les mêmes pour la plupart des succursales. Les succursales de Greely, North Gower et Richmond modifieront leurs horaires pour fermer à 20h, et tous les arrêts de Bibliobus fermeront à 20h.

Pour les détails sur les services actuels, veuillez consulter cette page.

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2018 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing Shortlist

05/04/2019

We live in Ottawa, there will be politics.  And excellent political writing, all available at the Ottawa Public Library!  Here's the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize shortlist from 2018 titles, full of good options for reading and learning:

Dip into Homes - Abu Bakr al Rabeeah's story of surviving childhood in Syria before he and his family find refuge in Canada; Bristle about Breaching the Peace by Sarah Cox, the Site C Dam protests in BC; explore Boys: What it Means to Become a Man and break down the myths of masculinity; travel along with Pipe Dreams: the Fight for Canada's Energy Future;  - the rise and fall of the Energy East pipeline; or give Big Lonely Doug a tree hug - the Story of One of Canada's Last Great Trees.

Last year's winner was the stellar and important Seven Fallen Feathers.  What do you think will win this year?

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Homes

A Refugee Story
By al Rabeeah, Abu Bakr
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Breaching the Peace

The Site C Dam and A Valley's Stand Against Big Hydro
By Cox, Sarah Katharine
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Boys

What It Means to Become A Man
By Giese, Rachel
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Pipe Dreams

The Fight for Canada's Energy Future
By Poitras, Jacques
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Big Lonely Doug

The Story of One of Canada’s Last Great Trees
By Rustad, Harley
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Seven Fallen Feathers

Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in A Northern City
By Talaga, Tanya