Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Reference Library Exterior

789 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON  M4W 2G8

Contact Toronto Reference Library

Phone: 416-395-5577


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

Directions, TTC & Parking

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Closest major intersection Yonge Street and Bloor Street. Located one block north of Bloor Street on the east side of Yonge Street.

Public Transit

TTC subway station Yonge. Walk to library north on Yonge Street.


Paid - parking lots on Cumberland Avenue, Asquith Ave and Church Street.

Toronto Reference Library Manager

Gillian Byrne


Toronto Reference Library Exterior

Upcoming Programs

Featured Programs

Mon, Jul 23

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Uncommitted Crimes: The Defiance of the Artistic Imagi/nation

In her book "Uncommitted Crimes: The Defiance of the Artistic imagi/nation", Tara Atluri pays tribute to a new generation ...

Mon, Jul 23

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Behind-the-scenes at the Heffel Auction House with Judith Scolnik

Judith Scolnik, Director of the Toronto Heffel Office, provides insight into the world of the prestigious Canadian fine ar...

Tue, Jul 24

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

PowerPoint Basics Part I

Learn to open, create and edit a simple presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint. Basic keyboarding and mouse skills requir...

Regular Programs

Sun, Jul 22

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Toronto Writers' Co-operative

Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, ope...

Tue, Jul 24

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Guided Tour of Alter Ego: Comics And Canadian Identity

Free guided tour of our current exhibit ...

Tue, Jul 24

2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries

Join us every Tuesday afternoon at 2pm for a selection of thougthtful, engaging and entertaining documentaries. For more i...