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Tue Jan 04, 2022

Temporarily closure of 44 branches

TPL will temporarily close 44 branches as of Monday, January 10 due to COVID-19 related staffing shortages. Fifty-two of TPL’s largest and most-used library branches will remain open and staff from closed locations will be reassigned to these branches.

Thu Aug 19, 2021

Mandatory Vaccinations for TPL Employees

Toronto Public Library (TPL) has adopted a mandatory vaccination policy for staff with the goal of protecting employees and the people we serve.

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