Branch News

These are general announcements about Ottawa Branch.

Date: April 18, 2015

Archives of Ontario outreach officer Danielle Manning will provide a comprehensive tour of the Archives website and discuss how to use both the website and Microfilm Interloan Service to access Archives of Ontario collections from a distance.

Doing Research from a Distance

Main Branch, Ottawa Public Library
120 Metcalfe St.
April 18, 2015, 10:30 a.m.
Free, but please register:


Gene-O-Rama is over for another year. Thanks to all the volunteers and the attendees. Check back for news on Gene-O-Rama 2015.

Information is available here.

Ottawa Branch meetings are now being shown as a calendar that is available by going to the home page.

On line copies of our electronic newsletter collection are available for reading on both our computers at the Branch’s library. Located in the City of Ottawa Archives, 100 Tallwood. Click here for location details.

The collection contains over 225 publications from 27 organizations and is growing. Click here for a complete list.

We continue to seek volunteers to work on your Board or on other tasks for the Branch. The descriptions of the Board positions are listed in Ottawa Branch Job Descriptions.  Most of these jobs will require 5-6 hours of work per month.

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