Scarborough Civic Centre

Scarborough Library Exterior

156 Borough Drive,
Toronto, ON  M1P 4N7

Phone: 416-396-3599


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

General Inquiries

To speak directly with staff at Scarborough Civic Centre 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.

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Directions, TTC & Parking

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The branch is located in the Scarborough Centre area on Borough Drive, adjacent to the south side of the Scarborough Civic Centre. Closest major intersection is McCowan Road and Ellesmere Road.

Public Transit

Brimley Road and McCowan Road buses stop at Scarborough Town Centre.
Ellesmere Road bus stops at Borough Approach East.
Subway Line #2, Bloor/Danforth Line to Kennedy then Line #3, Scarborough Line, to Scarborough Town Centre.


Metered street parking on Borough Drive and adjacent to the library at 158 Borough Drive.

Scarborough Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Thu, Aug 11

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Preschool S.T.E.M. Storytime: The Three Little Pigs

Join us for a storytime and fun activities involving S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts inspire...

Wed, Aug 17

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Scratch Coding Camp for Kids - 2 day camps

Join us on Wednesday and Thursday for our scratch coding camp. In these two-day camps, children will be introduced to the...

Sat, Aug 20

2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Afternoon Family Movie: Turning Red

Join us for an afternoon movie, Turning Red (2022). The whole family is welcome to attend! A thirteen-year-old...

Regular Programs

Mon, Aug 15

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Summer Monday Fundays!

Join us on the following Mondays throughout the summer for some fun activities! All programs will be from 2-3 PM in the br...

Tue, Aug 16

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers....