Ottawa Public Library / Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility Design
January 26, 2020
On January 23, 2020, the City of Ottawa and the Government of Canada revealed the proposed architectural design for the Ottawa Public Library – Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility.
Scheduled to open in late 2024, the new 132,000 square foot facility will bring together the Ottawa Public Library’s (OPL) Central Library and Library and Archives Canada’s (LAC) public services, exhibitions, and events.
From Wellington Street
From Albert Street
Albert Street (East Entrance)
Albert Street (West Entrance)
From Pimisi Light Rail Station (LRT)
Town Hall Facing East
Town Hall Facing West
Town Hall with Cafe
Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reading Room
Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Room
Ottawa Public Library (OPL) Reading Room
Children’s Discovery Area