Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Reference Library Exterior

789 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON  M4W 2G8

Contact Toronto Reference Library

Phone: 416-395-5577


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

Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection Yonge Street and Bloor Street. Located one block north of Bloor Street on the east side of Yonge Street.

Public Transit

TTC subway station Yonge. Walk to library north on Yonge Street.


Paid - parking lots on Cumberland Avenue, Asquith Ave and Church Street.

Toronto Reference Library Manager

Gillian Byrne


Toronto Reference Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Thu, Jul 19

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Mon, Jul 23

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Uncommitted Crimes: The Defiance of the Artistic Imagi/nation

In her book "Uncommitted Crimes: The Defiance of the Artistic imagi/nation", Tara Atluri pays tribute to a new generation ...

Mon, Jul 23

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Behind-the-scenes at the Heffel Auction House with Judith Scolnik

Judith Scolnik, Director of the Toronto Heffel Office, provides insight into the world of the prestigious Canadian fine ar...

Regular Programs

Thu, Jul 19

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Stories Make Us Whole

A creative story centering workshop series rooted in Onkwehonwe'neha. Our stories connect us to all things; to who we were...

Fri, Jul 20

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Summer Music @ the Library

July 6, 2018: Ori Dagan and Nathan Hiltz - Nathaniel: A Tribute to Nat King Cole (2017 Winner: Silver Medal for Best Album...

Fri, Jul 20

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Friday Evening Films @ The Toronto Reference Library

Free movies at the Toronto Reference Library every Friday night that revolve around the themes of STEM (science, technolog...