Main Street

Main Street Library Exterior

137 Main Street, Toronto, ON  M4E 2V9

Phone: 416-393-7700


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 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday Closed

  • Wheelchair Accessible

  • Free Wifi

General Inquiries

To speak directly with staff at Main Street 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.

Email Answerline

Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection Gerrard Street East and Main Street. Located on the east side of Main Street, 1/2 block south of Gerrard Street East.

Public Transit

Main Street subway station, walk 5 minutes south on Main Street to the library.
TTC buses #64 Main, #135 Gerrard.
TTC streetcar #506 along Gerrard Street.


Free - rear of library of laneway at north side of the building.

Main Street Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Fri, Jun 03

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

PA Day Button Making

Show us your creative side! Create a button (or two) during our PA Day Button Making program. Or make a gift for your love...

Regular Programs

Sat, May 21

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Family Time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers....

Tue, May 24

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Computers for Beginners Series

This series of six classes is designed for computer novices who are interested in learning the basics. Each topic will hav...

Thu, May 26

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Knit Wits Knitting and Crochet Club

Main Street's knitting and crochet club returns! Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, le...