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Media Commons Archives

A view of the Media Commons Archive theatre

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Robarts Library, 3rd Floor 130 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 1A5


The Media Commons Archives has a circulating audiovisual collection and has bookable screening rooms and study space.  It also holds many Archival Collections relating to Canadian film production, broadcasting, media studies and the music industry.

Collection strengths

How to access

Users with a valid TCard or Library Card may borrow from the Media Commons Archives circulating collection. Most circulating films and games are available for 2 week loan.

Excerpts from microform can be provided via the Scan & Deliver service. Email to arrange for viewing of microform collections in their original format.  

All circulating items carry a $0.50 per hour/day fine rate. 

Access to the Media Commons Archives collection must be arranged by contacting an archivist