Lillian H. Smith

Lillian H. Smith Library Exterior

239 College Street,
Toronto, ON  M5T 1R5

Phone: 416-393-7746


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

General Inquiries

To speak directly with staff at Lillian H. Smith 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.

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Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection College Street and Spadina Ave.

Public Transit

TTC College streetcar from College subway station west to Spadina.
TTC College streetcar from Queen's Park subway station west to Spadina.
TTC Harbourfront streetcar from Union to Spadina then Spadina streetcar north to College.
TTC Spadina streetcar south from Spadina subway station to College.


Paid - Meter parking along Huron Street, more parking at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health on north side of College. BIXI bicycle stand on Huron St., along the east wall of the library.

Lillian H. Smith Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Thu, Jun 08

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Learn to Camp with Parks Canada

Want to learn the basics of how to plan your own camping trip? ​Join the Parks Canada Learn-to-Camp tea...

Fri, Jun 09

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Movie: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Join us for a free screening of Invasio...

Sat, Jun 10

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Photo Top Loader Decorating

Bring your friends and creativity to decorate your own photo top loader using cute stickers and gems! Print your own Insta...

Regular Programs

Wed, Jun 07

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

After School Club

Join us on Wednesdays at After School Club for games and special activities. Take part in LEGO challenges, arts & crafts,...

Sat, Jun 10

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Family Time

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in!...

Mon, Jun 12

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

English Conversation Circle

Are you learning English or new to Canada? Practice your English conversation skills in a relaxing environment...