Website Maintenance: Saturday, July 31

29/07/2021

We will be performing maintenance to our systems. Access to your OPL account and search functions will be unavailable from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Saturday, July 31. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Colonel By Day: August 2

29/07/2021

All Ottawa Public Library branches will be closed on Monday, August 2. Virtual services and loans can be accessed on our website. 

Temporary closure: Alta Vista

23/07/2021

Due to upgrades to the front entrance, the Alta Vista branch will be closed from July 26 to August 8. There will be no returns or holds pick-up during that time. Alta Vista branch will reopen August 9 at 10 am.   

Step 3: More services inside most open branches

29/07/2021

Browsing, public computers, newspapers and magazines are available inside most of our 31 open branches, with capacity limits for two-metre distancing. Up to 200 items can also be put on hold.

Starting July 26:

Mask-wearing remains mandatory inside, and outside in line. For more details, go to Current Branch Services.

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North Gower

Hours for the week of Jul 26, 2021
Day of weekOpening times
Monday4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
FridayClosed
Saturday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
SundayClosed

Next system-wide closure: Aug 02, 2021

As of July 5, 2021, there will be enhanced in-person services inside most branches, with capacity limits in place. This means:

  • Holds can be picked up on shelves, browsing is allowed and you can read newspapers and magazines.
  • Borrowed items can be returned via book drops anytime.
  • Access to PCs, Chromebooks, and printing is allowed, where these are available.

Masks are required to be worn in line outside of Ottawa Public Library branches, as per the Temporary Mandatory Mask By-law.

For more details, go to Current Branch Services.

  • 6579 Fourth Line
    OttawaOntario K0A 2T0
    613-580-2940 (Infoservice)
North Gower Branch

Nearest branches

Osgoode Branch
5630 Osgoode Main
Manotick Branch
5499 South River
Metcalfe Branch
2782 8th Line

Please note the well water samples are not being accepted at this time. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Branch features

This active rural library features a large, colourful mural created by a local artist and is also the site of a local monthly art display. The branch is located in the heart of the village and is attached to the Rideau archives. You may also drop off well water for testing, on Tuesday between 10:00 a.m. and 8:30 p.m.