Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library Staff

Our collection of rare books, manuscripts and other materials is strongest in the fields of British, European, Caribbean and Canadian literature; philosophy; the history of science and medicine; Canadiana; Hebraica and Judaica; and the history and art of the book.

P.J. (Pearce) Carefoote

Head of the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections

Alexandra K. Carter

Science and Medicine Librarian

Susan Chater

Senior Preservation Associate
416-978-5334
sue.chater@utoronto.ca

Matthew Edwards

Senior Resource Sharing and Access Services Associate

Rudy Fearon

Senior Preservation Associate

David Fernandez

Rare Book Librarian

Linda M Joy

Conservator
416-978-7265
linda.joy@utoronto.ca

Sharon Lee

Senior Preservation Associate
416-978-5069
sa.lee@utoronto.ca

Loryl MacDonald

Associate Chief Librarian for Special Collections

Timothy Perry

Medieval Manuscript and Early Book Librarian
416-946-7761
tim.perry@utoronto.ca

Natalya Rattan

Fisher Library Archivist

Tom C Reid

Senior Preservation Associate
416-978-5284
tom.reid@utoronto.ca

Liz Ridolfo

Special Collections Projects Librarian

John Shoesmith

Outreach Librarian

Forugh Sohbaty

Access Services Associate

Andrew Stewart

Reading Room Coordinator

Christina Thomasson

Preservation Specialist

Jennifer Toews

Modern Manuscripts and Reference Librarian

John Toyonaga

Manager, Bindery

Danielle Van Wagner

Special Collections Librarian