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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.

Danforth/Coxwell

1675 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
M4C 5P2

416-393-7783

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

Directions


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.

Parking


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


Map


Map to library branch

Features


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

Technology

Collections

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

Language

  • 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

Kitchen

  • 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.


Directions


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


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.

Parking


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


Upcoming Events

Fri, Jan 23 - 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Wed, Feb 25 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wed, Mar 04 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Mon, Dec 22 - 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Mon, Dec 22 - 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Fri, Jan 23 - 2:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events