North York Central Library

North York Central Library Exterior

5120 Yonge Street,
Toronto, ON  M2N 5N9

Phone: 416-395-5535


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 North York Central Library 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 Yonge Street and Sheppard Avenue. Located on west side of Yonge Street on the north side of Mel Lastman Square beside the North York Civic Centre.

Public Transit

TTC subway station North York Centre. Walk to library located in the mall.


Paid - parking lot on Beecroft Road, meter parking on side streets, paid parking lots in vicinity and underground.

North York Central Library Manager

Kim Huntley


North York Central Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Tue, Jun 06

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Digital Illustration for Beginners

Digital Illustration for Beginners demonstrates the artistic process of creating a digital art piece, from rough sketches...

Tue, Jun 06

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

**CLASS FULL** Word Basics 1: Write a Letter

**CLASS IS FULL** An introductory class on Microsoft Word 2019 for absolute beginners. In this first session yo...

Wed, Jun 07

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Introduction to Machine Embroidery

Learn how to use the embroidery machine at the Fabrication Studio! This course will walk you through the basics of mountin...

Regular Programs

Tue, Jun 06

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Children's Chess Club

Have fun playing chess at the library! This program is brought to you in collaboration with Chess In the Library, a non-pr...

Wed, Jun 07

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Baby Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for children, ages birth to 18 months, with parents or caregivers. Wednesdays, May 17 to June 21...

Thu, Jun 08

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Toddler Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for children, ages 19 months to 3 years, with parents or caregivers. Thursdays, May 18 to June 2...