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Eglinton Square

Eglinton Square Shopping Centre

1 Eglinton Square, Unit 126, Toronto, ON
M1L 2K1

416-396-8920

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed

Directions


Closest major intersection Victoria Park Ave. and Eglinton Ave. East. Located on south side of Eglinton Ave. East, east of Victoria Park, west of Pharmacy Ave.

Public Transit


TTC Victoria Park bus, Pharmacy bus or Eglinton Ave. East bus.

Parking


Free - mall parking


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - After Hours (during mall hours)
  • Express Checkout
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 32

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Magnifiers - hand held

Technology

Collections

  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Medium collection in Chinese, Tagalog
  • Small collection in French (children), Hindi (DVDs only), Tamil

Branch History


Year Details
1955 Golden Mile Branch opened by the Public Library Board of the Township of Scarborough, January. Located in an old GECO (General Engineering Company) building at 29 Civic Road, west of the Library Board's administrative offices.
1965 Relocated to the Eglinton Square shopping mall, March. Renamed Eglinton Square Branch.
1983 Relocated within the mall, to the present location, April.
2007 New hours, 8 January. Hours open per week increased from 57 to 58.5.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Meeting Room

  • 400 sq. ft.
  • Seats 25 lecture style. Seats 15 classroom style. Fire Occupancy Code: 40.
  • Equipment:
    • ceiling-mounted screen
    • chairs
    • tables
    • whiteboard

Features


General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - After Hours (during mall hours)
  • Express Checkout
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 32

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Magnifiers - hand held

Technology

Collections

  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Medium collection in Chinese, Tagalog
  • Small collection in French (children), Hindi (DVDs only), Tamil

Upcoming Events

Sat, Oct 25 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tue, Nov 04 - 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Sat, Nov 15 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Regular Programs

Mon, Oct 27 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Tue, Oct 28 - 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Tue, Oct 28 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events