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, Sep 26

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

3D Animation with Blender

Participants will learn how to create a simple animation through the use of Keyframes, F-Curves, and Dope Sheets, while ga...

Wed, Sep 27

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Creating Video Games with Scratch Coding for Kids

In this class, kids will learn the basic concepts of coding by using Scratch's block based coding system while creating a...

Thu, Sep 28

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Colour Grading with Da Vinci Resolve

In this part of the Da Vinci Resolve series, participants will get a closer look at the basic colour grading tools and tec...

Regular Programs

Mon, Sep 25

All Day

Rituals for Belonging Exhibition by Myung-Sun Kim

From September 22nd to October 15th, 2023, visit Myung-Sun Kim's 'Rituals for Belonging' exhibition, focused on food-relat...

Tue, Sep 26

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Baby Time

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-...

Wed, Sep 27

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

After School STEM

Take part in robotics & circuitry activities! Ages 9-12. Sep 13 - Snap Circuits Rover and Illumination for Kids...