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All Toronto Public Library branches will be closed on Monday, September 1 for Labour Day.

Humber Summit

2990 Islington Avenue, Toronto, ON
M9L 2K6

416-395-5840

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed

Directions


Closest major intersection Islington Ave. and Steeles Ave. West. Located north of Finch Ave. West and south of Steeles Ave. West, on Islington Ave.

Public Transit


TTC bus #36 along Finch Ave. or bus #60 along Steeles Ave.
TTC bus #37 along Islington Ave.

Parking


Free - lot on the west side of the library, entrance from Whitfield Ave.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Drop - After Hours
  • Express Checkout
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Public Phones (inside)
  • Seating for 60

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer with at least 29" clearance under table top
  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Height adjustable table or desk
  • Magnifiers - hand held or stand

Technology

Collections

  • Adult Literacy Collection
  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Small collection in Hindi (DVDs only), Italian, Panjabi, Urdu

Branch History


Year Details
1974 Officially opened by the North York Public Library Board, 15 May. First branch in North York to be in a shared facility with another community agency (the North York Parks and Recreation Department.) Nightingale and Quigley Architects.
1995 Retrofit, October.
1996 Reopened, March.
2007 New hours, 8 January. Number of open hours per week unchanged.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Auditorium

  • 1,551 sq. ft.
  • Seats 113 lecture style. Seats 30 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 113.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • chalkboard
    • flip chart stand
    • lectern
    • overhead projector (shared by several branches and may not be available for booking)
    • projection screen (ceiling mounted)
    • tables

Meeting Room 1

  • 504 sq. ft
  • Seats 30 lecture style. Seats 18 classroom style.
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • tables

Kitchen

  • Equipment:
    • 60-cup coffee urn
    • microwave
    • refrigerator

Auditorium and Meeting Room 1 are both in the basement and share the kitchen.


Features


General Features

  • Book Drop - After Hours
  • Express Checkout
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Public Phones (inside)
  • Seating for 60

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer with at least 29" clearance under table top
  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Height adjustable table or desk
  • Magnifiers - hand held or stand

Technology

Collections

  • Adult Literacy Collection
  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Small collection in Hindi (DVDs only), Italian, Panjabi, Urdu

Regular Programs

Sat, Nov 01 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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