As of Tuesday, September 7, 2021, Ottawa Public Library will return to regular pre-pandemic hours in most branches, including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService. The branches open on Sunday are: Main, Beaverbrook, Cumberland, Greenboro, Nepean Centrepointe, Ruth E. Dickinson, North Gloucester, Orleans, Hazeldean , Stittsville and InfoService.
Exceptions: Metcalfe village is open on Saturdays from 10 am to 3 pm for holds pickup and returns. The bookdrop is open 24 hours for returns.
Reopening:Fitzroy Harbour and Vernon branches will open the week of September 7. Hours are posted at branch entrances and under hours and location page on the OPL website. OPL continues to follow direction from the Province of Ontario and guidance from Ottawa Public Health to stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community, and as such, mask-wearing and physical distancing remain mandatory in all OPL branches.