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Amesbury Park

Service Update

The branch is closed for renovations and is expected to reopen in late 2017. More information

1565 Lawrence Avenue West, Toronto, ON
M6L 1A8

416-395-5420

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


With support through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program/Avec l'appui du Programme d'infrastructure communautaire de Canada 150.


Directions


Closest major intersection: Lawrence Ave. West and Culford Road Located on the south side of Lawrence Ave. West, 2 blocks west of Keele Street just before Culford Road next to the Amesbury Arena.

Public Transit


TTC buses #52, 58 or 59 from Lawrence West subway station to corner of Lawrence Ave. West and Culford Rd.

Parking


Free - library parking lot.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Drop - 24 Hours
  • Express Checkout
  • Free Parking
  • Seating for 47
  • Vending Machines

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Book stand
  • Computer with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Large print keyboard
  • Large trackball mouse
  • Magnifier
  • Natural spectrum lamp
  • Page turner
  • Wheelchair accessible furniture

Technology

Collections

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

Language

  • Medium collection in Gujarati
  • Small collection in French, Hindi (DVDs only), Italian, Spanish, Vietnamese

Branch History


Year Details
1967 Opened by the North York Public Library Board, May. Freedman, Petroff, Jeruzalski Architects.
1997 Closed for refurbishment 29 December. Makrimichalos, Cugini, Architects. Bookmobile stop provided during closure.
1998 Reopened 20 February.
2007 New open hours, 8 January. Number of open hours per week unchanged.
2017 Closed for renovations 13 May. MC Architects Inc.

Directions


Closest major intersection: Lawrence Ave. West and Culford Road Located on the south side of Lawrence Ave. West, 2 blocks west of Keele Street just before Culford Road next to the Amesbury Arena.

Public Transit


Closest major intersection: Lawrence Ave. West and Culford Road Located on the south side of Lawrence Ave. West, 2 blocks west of Keele Street just before Culford Road next to the Amesbury Arena.

Parking


Free - library parking lot.


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