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The library's online catalogue contains information (title, author, collection, publisher, date of publication, number of copies,
location, availability, etc.) on the library's collections (books, large print, audiobooks, movies, CD-ROMs and magazines).
HOLDS - The Library has the item I want but it is presently not available...
A request to place an item on hold can be made in person at the library, by phone
, by using the online reserve form on this page or by logging in to your account
. You will be notified when the requested item is available. Items on hold will be kept for a limited time only.
BOOKS & AUDIOBOOKS
LOVE TO READ - WHAT DO I READ NEXT?
We've compiled some reading resources to help you find the perfect book! Find out what staff members have been reading, browse new titles fresh off the shelf, check out this month's hot books, read reviews & suggestions and consult our literary prizes lists.
And, why not join one of our book clubs to get great reading ideas or try
our popular eBook and eAudiobook selections!
DO YOU LOVE MOVIES?
Check the new TV series and movies from our repertoire DVD collection, find out what films are popular, browse award winners lists and movie reviews and read staff recommendations.
Also seach the Canadian Film Encyclopedia
if you want to learn more
about Canadian cinema.
ZINIO eMagazines »
List of magazines you may browse or borrow at the Russell Branch Library:
- Better Homes and Gardens
- Canadian Gardening
- Canadian Geographic
- Canadian House & Home
- Canadian Living
- Chatelaine (English ed.)
- Consumer Reports
Coup de pouce
- Good Times
- Martha Stewart Living
- Mother Earth News
- Mother Jones
- National Geographic
- Organic Life
- Ottawa Magazine
- Popular Science
- Psychology Today
- Real Simple
- Style at Home
- Today's Parent
Looking for magazines in French? Check
the French version of this page
Want more? Check our e-Resources section for online
magazine articles & databases
The library carries current issues of local and regional newspapers: The Ottawa Citizen, Le Reflet/The
and Le Droit
. Previous issues of local papers are archived at the
Russell Branch Library. Please consult branch staff to access that material.
Want to find more? Check our e-Resources section for online
newspaper articles & databases
The library does not presently have a music collection but we can borrow CDs
from other libraries via interlibrary loans (ILL). Send us your requests
using the online ILL request form
You can also check the following music sites for FREE streaming or