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COVID-19: Library status 2021/2022

This information is about physical opening. For virtual service hours see individual websites.

icon of a library buildingLibrary open/closed status: Fall 2021

  • Libraries are physically open to current University of Toronto students, faculty, and staff only
  • Libraries require a UCheck green screen or paper-based COVID-19 self assessment for entrance
  • Some libraries have additional conditions – see NOTES column
  • Review the Library Health & Safety page for conditions of entry

* Table will be updated on an ongoing basis as more information becomes available.

Library

Physical open / closed status

Hours links

Notes

Robarts Library


Open as of September 7 by TCard access.       

Hours

No overnight extended study hours service.

Gerstein Science Information Centre

Open as of September 7 by TCard access.

Hours

 

OISE Library

Concourse, ground, and mezzanine floors open as of September 7.

Hours

– Enter via the ground floor.
– If the building is locked during Library opening hours, call 416-978-3636 for entry.
– Request materials from the stacks, and Children's Literature and Curriculum Resources Collections, at the Service Desk or online.

UTM Library

Open as of September 7.

Hours

 

UTSC Library
UTSC: The Bridge

Open as of September 7.

Library hours
The Bridge hours

 

Architecture, Landscape, and Design (Eberhard Zeidler Library)

Open as of September 7.

Hours

 

Business (Milt Harris) Library

Physically closed.

 

Library service updates.

Centre for Criminology Library

TBD

 

 

Chemistry Library

Study space open as of September 9 by key access.

Stacks and other access to collection items is not available due to renovations.

Access to study space is by appointment only.

Department of Chemistry graduate students only.

Dentistry Library

Open as of September 7 by fob access.

Hours

 

Earth Sciences (Noranda) Library

Open as of September 7.

Hours for September  7–17, 2021.
Hours for September 20 – December 22, 2021 TBA.

 

East Asian Library

Open as of September 13

Hours

 

E. J. Pratt Library (Victoria College) 

Open as of September 13 by TCard access.

Hours

 

Emmanuel Library (Victoria College)

Open as of September 13 by TCard access.

Hours

 

Engineering & Computer Science Library

Physically closed due to renovations.

Hours of virtual service.

 

Graham (Trinity College) Library

Open as of September 7 by TCard access.

Hours

 

Industrial Relations and Human Resources Library (Newman)

Physically closed.

Hours

 Library pick-up and scan & deliver services available.

Innis College Library

Open as of September 13

Hours

–Library pick-up service available.
–Restrictions for computers & printing

Kelly Library (St Mike's College)

Open as of September 7 by TCard access.

Hours

More information on reopening, including access to the PIMS Library & the Kelly’s Special Collections Reading Room, available here.

Knox College – Caven Library

Open as of September 7 by TCard access.

Hours

Reading Room open by appointment to Knox students and residents only.

Law Library (Bora Laskin)

Open as of September 7 by fob access.

Hours

Faculty of Law community only. 

Map and Data Library

Open as of September 7 with restrictions.

Hours

Collection access and service details.

Mathematical Sciences Library

Open as of September 7.

Hours

 

Media Commons

Open as of September 7 by TCard access.

Same as Robarts Library except:
Reduced hours this week, closing at 5pm until September 24, then regular hours starting September 25.

 

Music Library

Open as of September 7 by fob access.

Hours

 

New College (Ivey) Library

Open as of September 9 by TCard access.

Hours

 

Petro Jacyk Central & Eastern European Resource Centre

Open as of September 7 by TCard access.

Hours

 

Regis College Library

Service opens August 30.
Stacks open September 7.

Hours

 

Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library

TBD

Hours

 

Royal Ontario Museum Library & Archives

Physically closed.

Hours

 

Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library

TBD

Hours

 

St Augustine's Seminary Library

Physically closed, but library pick-up  and scan & deliver services are available.

 

Library pick up and scan & deliver service information

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

Physically closed for September due to front door replacement.

 

More information on reopening.

University College Library

Tentatively reopening on September 27.

Hours

 

University of Toronto Archives & Records Management Services (UTARMS)

TBD

Hours

 

–Last updated September 20, 2021