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Robarts Library

Robarts Library

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130 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 1A5
416-978-8450

Library hours

April 28 - September 4

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

NOTE: Closed Sunday July 2, Monday July 3 along with Saturday July 1 for Canada Day.

Holiday hours and closures

Reader Registration 
Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
9:00am
5:00pm
9:00am
5:00pm
9:00am
5:00pm
9:00am
5:00pm
9:00am
5:00pm
9:00am
5:00pm
Closed

Holiday hours and closures

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 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.

Storage

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