Scarborough Civic Centre

Scarborough Library Exterior

156 Borough Drive,
Toronto, ON  M1P 4N7

Phone: 416-396-3599


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 5:00 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 Scarborough Civic Centre 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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The branch is located in the Scarborough Centre area on Borough Drive, adjacent to the south side of the Scarborough Civic Centre. Closest major intersection is McCowan Road and Ellesmere Road.

Public Transit

Brimley Road and McCowan Road buses stop at Scarborough Town Centre.
Ellesmere Road bus stops at Borough Approach East.
Subway Line #2, Bloor/Danforth Line to Kennedy then Line #3, Scarborough Line, to Scarborough Town Centre.


Metered street parking on Borough Drive and adjacent to the library at 158 Borough Drive.

Scarborough Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Mon, Jul 11

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Wonder Workshop: Pollution Challenge

Do you ever think about where your water bottles, plastic bags, and other plastic items go when you throw them out? Have y...

Mon, Jul 11

6:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Introduction to Tinkercad

Learn the basic functions of Tinkercad, a free in-browser application for 3D Design. This class will include creating a th...

Fri, Jul 15

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Scratch Coding for Kids

Children will be introduced to the basics of coding through Scratch, a child-friendly coding language. No coding experien...

Regular Programs

Sat, Jul 02

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Family Time

Join us for a fun storytime of stories, songs and rhymes! Take home a craft or activity afterwards, too. For ch...

Mon, Jul 04

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Summer Monday Fundays!

Join us on the following Mondays throughout the summer for some fun activities! All programs will be from 2-3 PM in the br...

Mon, Jul 25

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

S.T.E.A.M. LEGO Camp

Mr. LEGO® from Quantum Kidz introduces fun creative LEGO® activities to young builders that bring to life science, technol...