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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.

Brookbanks

210 Brookbanks Drive, Toronto, ON
M3A 2T8

416-395-5480

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 York Mills Road and Victoria Park Ave. Located on the north east corner of Brookbanks Drive and Fenside Drive, 1 block south of York Mills Road.

Public Transit


TTC York Mills bus #95 from York Mills subway station, stops at Fenside as well as Brookbanks Dr.

Parking


Parking off Brookbanks Dr.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - 24 Hours
  • Express Checkout
  • Large Print Terminals/Workstations
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 65

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Magnifier

Technology

Collections

  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Language

  • Medium collection in Chinese, French
  • Small collection in Hindi (DVDs only), Romanian

Branch History


Year Details
1968 Opened by the North York Public Library Board, 17 September. Banz, Brook Carruthers Grierson, Shaw Architects.
1995 Retrofitted. Makrimichalos Cugini Architects.
1997 Included on an inventory of North York's Modernist Architecture, prepared by the City of North York Planning Department, Urban Design Division.
2007 New open hours, 8 January.

Meeting Rooms


For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Auditorium

  • 560 sq. ft.
  • Seats 55 lecture style. Seats 48 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 90
  • Equipment:
    • chairs
    • tables

Auditorium and wheelchair accessible washroom are located on the lower level. A wheelchair lift is available at the front entrance. Auditorium can also be entered from the parking lot (see branch staff or security guard to arrange).


Directions


Closest major intersection York Mills Road and Victoria Park Ave. Located on the north east corner of Brookbanks Drive and Fenside Drive, 1 block south of York Mills Road.

Public Transit


Closest major intersection York Mills Road and Victoria Park Ave. Located on the north east corner of Brookbanks Drive and Fenside Drive, 1 block south of York Mills Road.

Parking


Parking off Brookbanks Dr.


Upcoming Events

Thu, Mar 19 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Sat, Dec 20 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sat, Jan 03 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Fri, Jan 09 - 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events