Toronto Public Library

Service: Toronto Reference Library

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-395-5577 ; Answerline 416-393-7131
TTY Phone 416-393-7100
Fax 416-393-7083
Website www.torontopubliclibrary.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown North
Address & Map
789 Yonge St
Toronto, ON M4W 2G8
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Bloor St E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Answer Line ; Answerline ; Career Information Centre ; Centre for People with Disabilities ; IntelliSearch ; Language Learning Centre ; Public Library ; Reference Library ; TPL
Former Name East York Public Library ; Etobicoke Public Library ; Metropolitan Toronto Reference Library ; North York Public Library ; Scarborough Public Library ; York Public Library
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Adult reference and research library with materials in over 80 languages * access to computers, Internet, printers

Services for People with Disabilities 416-393-7099, TTY 416-393-7100 -- equipment, collections, mobile library and sign language interpretation services for library programs * Digital Innovation Hub -- 3D printing, sound and video production, green screen technology * electric pianos for public use * self-publishing press * information and programs for newcomers * IntelliSearch 416-393-7241 -- customized bibliographic search service providing quick access to databases, fee * Book a Librarian -- service for personal assistance with information needs * job search programs and materials for foreign-trained professionals * language learning materials, audio lab * arts, picture and video collections
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-8:30 pm, Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 1:30 pm-5 pm (except holiday weekends)
Areas Served Toronto
Eligibility Open to all
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - AT&T Language Line ; access to Language Line translators
Categories and Classification
Service Categories 3D Printing ; Braille Materials/Collections ; Graphic/Digital Design Services ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ~ Internationally Trained Skilled Workers ; Language Instruction ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries

Agency Overview


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