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

Thu, Sep 29

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Vision Recognition Scavenger Hunt

Learn about AI, machine learning, and computer vision through an interactive online AI scavenger hunt! Using the Steamlabs...

Fri, Oct 07

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

PA Day Fall Leaf Scratch Art Program

Show us your creative side! Make your own scratch art with Fall leaves. Supplies will be provided....

Regular Programs

Sat, Sep 24

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....

Thu, Sep 29

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...

Fri, Sep 30

10:30 am - 10:30 am

Toddler Time

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for children ages 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers....