The mission of the Ottawa Public Library is open access to recreational, informational, educational and cultural library materials and resources in response to the needs of the community. In the context of service in both official languages and the public's freedom of access to information, the major components of this mission
Aiming to encourage analytical thinking about the social, political, and economic world, The Octopus Bookstore specializes in books with a critical, social justice focus. Books on economics, class, gender, race, national politics, and international affairs are well-represented, as well as both Canadian and International fiction.
With our 117 years in the office and school supply business, we offer more than 40,000 different products! At all our stores, knowledgeable staff will provide quick and Ã¢â‚¬Å“no pressureÃ¢â‚¬Â assistance to help you save time and money.