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

Tue, Jul 05

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Misconceptions About the Universe

Many people have deeply-held misconceptions about the most basic of astronomical topics, such as the cause of the seasons....

Thu, Jul 07

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Ella's Choice - A Story About Consent, Empathy, and Boundaries

Children have something to say and people need to listen! In Ella's Choice, Ella is told to be respectful and listen to o...

Mon, Jul 18

6:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Monday Night Movies: Black Widow

Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her pas...

Regular Programs

Tue, Jul 05

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Knitting Circle

Learn to knit! We will go through basics, from casting on to binding off, and all the knitting and purling in b...