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Robarts Library

Robarts Library

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

Library hours

Winter term 2022: January 10 —

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 11 pm
Saturday: 9 am – 10 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 10 pm
Holiday closures:  Monday February 21: Family Day  |  Friday April 15: Good Friday

January 3 – 9, 2022

Robarts Library and Gerstein Science Information Centre are closed to all users for the week of January 3, 2022.


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 currently no extended study hours at Robarts Library.

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 currently open only to U of T students, faculty, and staff.

Access Robarts Library's book stacks with a valid TCard. Alumni and other external users are not able to access the book stacks for 2021/2022.


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