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1675 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
M4C 5P2


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 9:00 a.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


Closest major intersection Danforth Ave. and Coxwell Ave. Located on the south side of Danforth Ave., 1 block east of Coxwell Ave., across from Shoppers' Drug Mart.

Public Transit

TTC Coxwell subway stop. Exit to Strathmore Blvd. Walk west on Strathmore Blvd. to Coxwell Ave. Walk south on Coxwell Ave. to Danforth Ave. Cross Danforth Ave. to the south side of street. Walk 1 block east on Danforth Ave. to the branch.


Paid - Meter parking on Danforth Avenue, some street parking. Accessible parking spot (1).


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General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - 24 Hours
  • Express Checkout
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 30

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)
  • Large Print Keyboard
  • Magnifier - hand held or Stand
  • Page Turner



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


  • Large collection in Chinese, French

Branch History

Year Details
1989 Opened 16 February. Montgomery Sisam Architects.
1992 Closed 17 February for barrier free access improvements. Reopened 9 March.
2007 New hours, 8 January. Open hours per week increased from 60.5 to 62.

Meeting Rooms

For booking information call 416-397-5969.

Meeting Room

  • 890 sq. ft.
  • Seats 65 lecture style. Seats 20 classroom style. Fire Code Occupancy: 100.
  • Equipment:
    • screen (ceiling mounted)
    • 5 tables
    • 65 chairs


  • Equipment:
    • 2 coffee urns (30-cup & 90-cup)
    • refrigerator (small)
  • Kitchen has servery access direct to Community Room; access also from hallway.

Meeting Room and wheelchair access washroom are on the second floor.
There is an elevator to access the 2nd floor.


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