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

Fri, Sep 22

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Photo Editing and Workflow with Adobe Lightroom

Learn all about Adobe Lightroom, an industry standard tool used by photographers to organize, retouch, and share their wor...

Fri, Sep 22

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Digital Privacy 101

This session introduces you to essential online privacy tools and concepts. In this session you will:...

Fri, Sep 22

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Movie: Downton Abbey: A New Era

The Dowager Countess reveals she has a villa in the south of France, and many of the family follow her there for a rest wh...

Regular Programs

Fri, Sep 22

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...

Sat, Sep 23

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Family Time

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in!...

Mon, Sep 25

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Building Resiliency with Psychotherapist Jaime Saibil

Build awareness, knowledge and tools to understand, prevent and manage mental health challenges, including stress, anxiety...