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

General Inquiries

To speak directly with staff at North York Central Library 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 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

Wed, Aug 10

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Finger Knitting for Kids

Finger knitting is a method of knitting that doesn't require needles or a hook - only your fingers! This class is for kid...

Thu, Aug 11

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Computers for Beginners 2: Use the Keyboard

A class on basic keyboard functions for absolute beginners with little or no computer experience. In this seco...

Thu, Aug 11

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Macrame and 3D Printed Keychain - Part 2 Macrame

With traditional jewelry making techniques and new technology of 3D printing, learn to design and make your macrame daisy...

Regular Programs

Wed, Aug 10

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Digital Detox

A week-long, in-person summer camp for teens interested in discussing and critically thinking about the impact of tech on...

Thu, Aug 11

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Toddler Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents and caregivers. This is an i...

Sat, Aug 13

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Family Time

Join us for a fun storytime of stories, songs and rhymes! For children ages 5 and under with their parents or...