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Service Update

All Toronto Public Library branches will be open from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 24 and closed on Thursday, December 25 and Friday, December 26. Branches will be open as usual on Saturday, December 27. Sunday Service will resume on January 4, 2015.

Perth/Dupont

1589 Dupont Street, Toronto, ON
M6P 3S5

416-393-7677

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 Dupont Street and Symington Ave. Located on the south side of Dupont Street, 2 blocks west of Symington Ave.

Public Transit


TTC Dupont bus #26 from Jane subway station.
TTC Symington bus #168 from Dundas West subway station to Dupont Street and Symington Ave., walk 2 blocks west to branch.

Parking


Free - hourly parking on Dupont Street and Franklin Ave.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Large Print keyboard
  • Magnifier - hand held

Technology

Collections

  • Audiobooks on CD

Language

  • Small collection in Portuguese

Branch History


Year Details
1977 Opened 18 November. Located in rented premises, 1531 Dupont Street, southwest corner of Perth Street.
1983 Relocated to present site. Storefront renovation by William Woodworth Architect.
2002 Refurbishment. Closed 30 April to 2 May.
2007 New hours, 8 January. Hours open per week increased from 39.5 to 40.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Meeting Room

  • 409 sq. ft.
  • Seats 21 lecture style. Seats 12 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 33.
  • Equipment:
    • DVD projector and screen
    • tables

Meeting Room is on the second floor and accessible only by stairs. Washroom on the second floor is wheelchair accessible but second floor is accessible by stairs.


Branch History


1977: Opened 18 November. Located in rented premises, 1531 Dupont Street, southwest corner of Perth Street.

1983: Relocated to present site. Storefront renovation by William Woodworth Architect.

2002: Refurbishment. Closed 30 April to 2 May.

2007: New hours, 8 January. Hours open per week increased from 39.5 to 40.



Upcoming Events

Tue, Mar 17 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sat, Mar 21 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Fri, Jan 16 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Fri, Feb 20 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

All Branch Programs & Events