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COVID-19: Library status 2021/2022

icon of a library buildingLibrary open/closed status for Winter 2022

All libraries require a UCheck green screen or paper-based COVID-19 self assessment to enter. See Library Health & Safety for more information about entry conditions.

Libraries are physically open ONLY to current University of Toronto students, faculty, and staff.

NOTE: Hours may change with little notice if libraries experience unexpected staff shortages—this table will reflect any such changes, so please check before coming to campus.

Library

Winter 2022 physical open/closed status

Hours links

Notes for Winter 2022

Robarts Library

Open as of January 10 by TCard access at 50% capacity.

Hours

Loans services & information desk open during building hours.
Reader Registration Desk: Mon Fri 9am–5pm
No overnight extended study hours service.

Gerstein Science Information Centre

Open as of January 10 by TCard access at 50% capacity.

Hours

Loans Services desk open during building hours.
Research help online.
Remote 3D Printing service.

OISE Library

Open as of January 10.
Third floor open as of January 24.

Hours

If the building is locked during Library opening hours, call 416-978-3636 for entry.
For Children's Literature & Curriculum Resources Collections, use LibrarySearch's request function or come to the Service Desk.
See also OISE updates page.

UTM Library

Open as of January 10.

Hours

 

UTSC Library

Open as of January 10, except for The Bridge and the Makerspace.

Hours

The Bridge and the Makerspace are closed.

Architecture, Landscape, and Design (Eberhard Zeidler Library)

Open as of January 10 by fob access.

Hours

People other than Daniels faculty, staff, and students, may call the front desk at 416-978-2649 for access.

Art Library

Open as of January 10.

Hours

Only 4 readers may be in the library at a time.

Business (Milt Harris) Library

Physically CLOSED but see service updates.

 

 

Centre for Criminology & Sociolegal Studies Library

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

 

Virtual services available Monday to Friday: 9 am – 5 pm.

Chemistry Library

Open as of January 10 by TCard access.

Hours

 

Dentistry Library

Open as of January 10 by fob access only.

Hours

Security will check for green UCheck screen at the 124 Edward Street entrance.

Earth Sciences (Noranda) Library

Open as of January 10.

Mon–Thurs: 9am–9pm 
Fridays:
9am–6pm 

 

East Asian Library

Open as of January 10.

 Hours 

Reference & Research Services Desk open Monday–Friday: 12–6pm

E. J. Pratt Library (Victoria College) 

Open as of January 17 at 50% capacity, and for reduced hours.

Hours 

Study space is for current Vic students only. 
Non-Vic U of T current students, faculty, and staff may only enter to borrow items.
Special Collection visits are very limited and are by appointment only. 

Emmanuel Library (Victoria College)

Open as of January 17.

Hours 

 

Engineering & Computer Science Library

Open as of January 10.

Hours 

Virtual help service hours also offered from January 17.

Graham (Trinity College) Library

Physically CLOSED except for holds pickups, which start on January 12.

Hours 

Curbside pickup offered on Mondays & Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Industrial Relations and Human Resources Library (Newman)

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

Hours 

Library holds pickups and scan & deliver services are available.

Innis College Library

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

Hours

Virtual services are available.
Email library.innis@utoronto.ca with access questions.

Kelly Library (St Mike's College)

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

Hours

Curbside pickup offered Mondays and Wednesdays: 10am–4pm.

Knox College – Caven Library

TBA

 

 

Law Library (Bora Laskin)

Open as of January 10 by fob access.

Hours

Faculty of Law community only. 

Map and Data Library

CLOSED for in-person services except for stacks & map access.

Mon–Fri: 11am–5pm

 

Mathematical Sciences Library

Open as of January 10.

Mon–Fri:
9am–5pm

 

Media Commons

 Open as of January 10.

Hours 

 

Music Library

Open as of January 3 except for January 10–13.

Hours 

 

New College (Ivey) Library

Open as of January 10.

Hours 

 

Petro Jacyk Central & Eastern European Resource Centre

TBA

 

 

Physics Library

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

   

Regis College Library

Open as of January 4.

Hours

 

Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library

Open as of January 10.

Mon–Fri:
12–5pm

 

Royal Ontario Museum Library & Archives

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

 

 

St Augustine's Seminary Library

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

 

Library pick up and scan & deliver service information

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

Appointments only service as of January 11.

 

 

University College Library

Physically CLOSED until further notice.

 

Virtual services available.

University of Toronto Archives & Records Management Services (UTARMS)

Appointments only service as of January 10.

 

 

–Updated January 24, 2022