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Robarts Library

Robarts Library

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130 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 1A5

Library hours


Robarts Library is open as of September 7, 2021 to current U of T students, faculty, and staff.

Fall 2021 hours: September 7 – December 21, 2021

  • Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 11 pm
  • Saturday: 9 am – 10 pm
  • Sunday 10 am – 10 pm
  • HOLIDAY CLOSURES:  Monday October 11: Thanksgiving
  • No extended or overnight hours

Holiday period hours: December 22, 2021 – January 2, 2022

22-Dec           Wednesday              9:00am – 5:00pm
23-Dec           Thursday                  9:00am – 5:00pm
24-Dec           Friday                       CLOSED
25-Dec           Saturday                   CLOSED
26-Dec           Sunday                     CLOSED
27-Dec           Monday                    9:00am – 5:00pm
28-Dec           Tuesday                   9:00am – 5:00pm
29-Dec           Wednesday              9:00am – 5:00pm
30-Dec           Thursday                  9:00am – 5:00pm
31-Dec           Friday                      CLOSED
1-Jan              Saturday                 CLOSED
2-Jan              Sunday                   9:00am – 5:00pm


We are the largest academic library in Canada. Our collection focuses mainly on the humanities and social science disciplines and our building houses several other U of T libraries.

Collection strengths

Arts, Humanities and social sciences, Government information

How to access

There are no extended study hours at Robarts Library in Fall 2021.

Normally, Robarts library is open 24 hours a day from Sunday night to Thursday evening during Fall & Winter terms. The service is open to all UofT students, staffs and faculty with a valid TCard.  

Robarts' book stacks are open only to U of T students, faculty, and staff for Fall 2021.

Access Robarts Library's book stacks with a valid TCard. Alumni and other external users are not able to access the book stacks for Fall 2021.


Materials housed in storage can be requested through the library catalogue.  

Check webpages below to learn about service availability.

Services & their hours within Robarts:

Libraries within Robarts