Robarts Library

Robarts Library


Library hours

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

Library hours

May 4-September 3, 2018
Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
8:30am-11pm 8:30am-11pm 8:30am-11pm 8:30am-11pm 8:30am-6pm 9am-5pm 10am-6pm
OPEN regular hours on the following holiday:
Monday August 6, 2018 (Civic Holiday)


Monday May 21, 2018 (Victoria Day)
Sunday July 1, 2018 (Canada Day)
Monday July 2, 2018 (Canada Day)
Monday September 3, 2018 (Labour Day)



About the library

The John P. Robarts Research Library contains the largest single collection of the University of Toronto Libraries.  Many departments and libraries are physically housed within the 14-storey complex.

Services and their hours within Robarts:

Libraries within Robarts

Collection strengths

Arts, Humanities and social sciences, Government information

How to access

Extended hours

During the fall and winter terms, floors 1-3 are open to current U of T students with a valid TCard.

Book stacks

Access Robarts Library's book stacks with a valid TCard, U of T library card, a U of T alumni card, a stack access card, or a short-tem visitor's stack pass.  

We can retrieve items from the stacks for you to use in the library if you don’t have stacks access.


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