Local History & Genealogy
The Toronto Public Library has some of the largest local history and genealogy collections in Canada.
- Find the best materials at the Toronto Reference Library and other branches.
- Discover online databases and the Digital Archive of pictures, maps, books and other historical materials, such as city directories.
- Work with specialist librarians and research guides.
- Learn at programs and classes.
Local History & Genealogy Blog
Images from Toronto Public Library Special Collections
Booze, broads and Sunday laws: this exhibit offers a look back at moral reform in "Tor...
Established west of the original town of York (later Toronto), this area includes a 19...
The Great War led to the achievement of considerable economic gain throughout industri...