Books, DVDs, & Music

Movies & Music

  1. Photo of scene from Thor Love and Thunder
  2. CD cover of Beyoncé Renaissance

eBooks & Digital Content

The OverDrive app will no longer work as of May 1, 2023. Read our blog post for information on switching to the Libby app by OverDrive.

Book cover of The New Yorker and Scarborough

Use online services like these to stream or download books, movies, and music.


A man wearing a grey and green striped sweater uses a laptop in a library.

Articles & Online Research

Online subscription services, including article databases, newspaper archives, and business directories.

Shelving containing books and other materials is shown in the Marilyn & Charles Baillie Special Collections Centre

Special Collections & Rare Books

The library has important special collections in the areas of Canadian history, science, fiction, and children's literature, among other topics.

A sepia-toned photo of 25-30 young men standing in front of an airplane at Curtiss Aviation School, Lakeview, ON in 1916

Digital Archive

Rare historical pictures, maps, manuscripts, ephemera, and digitized books from the library's special collections.

A street map displaying Queen Street West, Manning Avenue, Bellwoods Avenue and Wilton Street

Local History & Genealogy

Explore the history of Toronto and its neighbourhoods through city directories, maps, photos, and books.