North York Central Library

North York Central Library Exterior

5120 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON  M2N 5N9

Phone: 416-395-5535


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

  • Wheelchair Accessible

  • Free Wifi

  • TTY Not available due to renovation - alternate location is Toronto Reference Library

    Branch has Telephone Typewriter Service

Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection Yonge Street and Sheppard Avenue. Located on west side of Yonge Street on the north side of Mel Lastman Square beside the North York Civic Centre.

Public Transit

TTC subway station North York Centre. Walk to library located in the mall.


Paid - parking lot on Beecroft Road, meter parking on side streets, paid parking lots in vicinity and underground.

North York Central Library Manager

Kim Huntley


North York Central Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Tue, Apr 07

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Cancelled: Excel Basics 1: Create a Simple Spreadsheet

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this event has been cancelled. While we're working to reschedule as many events as p...

Wed, Apr 08

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

CANCELLED: Music and the Brain

What happens in our brains when we play, listen and move to music? What effect can it have on diseases such as Alzheimer's...

Wed, Apr 08

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Small Business Network: Owning Your Own Business

Join our monthly Small Business Network meeting for a chance to hear a great talk, learn vital skills, and network with yo...

Regular Programs

Wed, Apr 08

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

English Conversation Circle

Practise your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and...

Wed, Apr 08

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Evening Story Time

Bedtime stories, songs and rhymes for children 0 - 5 years of age, accompanied by their caregivers. Drop in. No registrati...

Wed, Apr 08

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Baby Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for you and your baby 10 - 18 months old. Program held every Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m....