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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***The Bookmobile will begin offering contactless returns and holds pickup service on Monday, August 17, with a modified schedule. No appointment is needed to return items or pick up holds at the Bookmobile. Browsing the collection in person will not be possible at this time.***

The Bookmobile service includes two vehicles, each with its own unique collection. Bookmobile items are not-Holdable in order to ensure that all our bookmobile communities have equitable access to new and exciting materials.

To see whether an item you want is available to be picked up at a particular stop, please call 613-580-2424 x32629 or email

Invite the library (and the bookmobile!) to an event:


Bookmobile stops every Monday
Schedule Stop at Address
Closed (Effective November 9) Hunt Club (service de kiosque temporaire) 3310 McCarthy Road
Closed Blossom Park 2950 Bank Street
Closed Morgan's Grant 4101 Innovation Drive
5:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. (Effective August 17) Bayshore 175 Woodridge Crescent
Closed Barrhaven South 3500 Cambrian Road
Bookmobile stops every Tuesday
Schedule Stop at Address
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Effective August 17) Riverside 747 Ridgewood Avenue
Closed Caldwell 1520 Caldwell Avenue
1:30 p.m. -  3:30 p.m. (Effective August 17) Farley Mowat 75 Waterbridge Drive (alternate parking 28 Cresthaven)
Bookmobile stops every Wednesday
Schedule Stop at Address
Closed Lincoln Heights 1365 Richmond Road
Closed Van Lang 29 Van Lang Private
6:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. (Effective August 17) Rideauview 4310 Shoreline Road
Closed Carlington 960 Silver Street
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Effective August 17) Hunt Club 3310 McCarthy Road
Closed Bayview 185 Owl Drive
Bookmobile stops every Thursday
Schedule Stop at Address
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Effective August 17) Strathcona 731 Chapel Crescent
Closed Overbrook 33 Quill Street
Closed Ledbury Banff 1250 Ledbury Ave
Closed Carsons Grove 710 Carsons Road
Closed Hog's Back 885 Meadowlands Drive
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Effective August 17) Carleton Heights 1665 Apeldoorn Avenue
Bookmobile stops every Friday
Schedule Stop at Address
Closed Bridlewood 65 Stonehaven Drive
11:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Effective August 17) Vars 5750 Buckland Road
2:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. (Effective August 17) Cambridge 250 Cambridge Street North
Bookmobile stops every Saturday
Schedule Stop at Address
Closed Carlsbad Springs 6020 Piperville Road
Closed Navan 1246 Colonial Road
Closed Sarsfield 3585 Sarsfield Road