Upcoming Programs

Murder at the CNE
Sat, Jan 12 | 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Author and crime specialist Nate Hendley explores the story that had all Parkdale on e...

Using Digital Newspapers for Genealogy Research
Tue, Jan 15 | 6:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

Co-sponsored with the Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, this 3-week course...

Discover Your Heritage
Tue, Jan 15 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Explore Ontario of yesterday and today with Barry Penhale and some special guests. Fo...

Search The Toronto Star and The Globe and Mail going back to the 19th century.

Browse and search for personal names in selected Toronto city directories on

Digitzed primary resource documents from Canada's most popular archival collections from the 1600s to the mid-1900s.

Genealogy Blog

Jul 09 | Posted by Barbara Myrvold
Are you interested in finding out more about the development of a community in Ontario...

Sep 20 | Posted by Irena
Getting Started This guide focuses on resources available at the Toronto Reference Lib...