Regular hours resume on September 7 2021

03/09/2021

Ottawa Public Library will return to regular pre-pandemic hours at most branches starting Tuesday, September 7, 2021 — including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService as of Sunday, September 12.  

Hours are posted at branch entrances and on the Hours and location page of the OPL website.   

Fitzroy Harbour and Vernon branches are reopening after being closed since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020.  

Notice - Carlingwood branch

17/09/2021

The elevator at the Carlingwood branch is currently unavailable.

Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre kiosk out of service

13/09/2021

The kiosk machine dispensing adult books at the Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre is currently unavailable.

Rideau branch-Elevator out of service

15/09/2021

The elevator at Rideau is currently out of service for maintenance and repairs. Service will be restored on Monday, September 27th.

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I Read Canadian Day - February 17th!

Feb 17, 2021

February 17th is a national day of celebration of Canadian books for young people. It's a day dedicated to ‘reading Canadian’ and what better source could you have than the Ottawa Public Library's collection!

Here are some great suggestions in French and English.

Read Canadian and see yourself reflected in books written and published in Canada.  Read Canadian and grow, learn and celebrate the richness, diversity and breadth of Canadian literature.

 

I Read Canadian Day - Children's Booksby Collection_Development

Celebrate our rich literary heritage with a sampling of great Canadian authors and illustrators of children's books.

Journée Je lis des auteurs canadiens 2021 - enfantsby Collection_Development

Célébrez notre riche héritage littéraire avec ces livres pour enfants d'auteurs canadiens.

Journée Je lis des auteurs canadiens 2021 - adosby Collection_Development

Célébrez notre riche héritage littéraire avec ces livres pour ados d'auteurs canadiens.