Dawes Road

Dawes Road Library Exterior

Service Update

Plans are being prepared for an upcoming expansion and relocation.

About the renovation

416 Dawes Road,
Toronto, ON  M4B 2E8

Phone: 416-396-3820


Monday 10:00 am to 8:30 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

  • Wheelchair Accessible

  • Free Wifi

General Inquiries

To speak directly with staff at Dawes Road Branch during branch hours, please call the number listed above.

For general questions about Toronto Public Library, your account, and quick reference help, email Answerline using the link below.

Email Answerline

Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection Dawes Road and Chapman Ave. Located on west side of Dawes Road just north of Taylor Creek midway between Danforth Ave. and St. Clair Ave. East.

Public Transit

TTC Dawes Road bus #23 from Main Street subway station, stops in front of the library.


Street parking available.

Dawes Road Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Regular Programs

Mon, Mar 11

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dawes Road Book Club

Join us one Monday a month to discuss a variety of books. New members are always welcome. Copies of chosen books will be a...

Thu, Mar 28

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Scrabble Night

Come to Dawes Road and test your word skills against your neighbours'. Drop-in. Please register with us in person and by...