Skip to main content

Wifi and computers

Robarts and Gerstein computers and study space are available from January 10, 2022.

The Information Commons manages the computer facilities for the Central Libraries. See their website and knowledge base for more information.

On campus  |  Off campus  | Wireless access  

On campus spaces & workstations

  • Robarts spaces and workstations are only available for current University of Toronto students, staff, and faculty
  • Gerstein Science Information Centre computers and study space information for current University of Toronto students, staff, and faculty
  • Check other libraries' websites for library-specific information
  • Spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Signage indicates which seats and tables are available
  • Work stations and tables without chairs should not be used
  • Masks must be worn when inside the library buildings
  • LIRA workstations for visitors are not currently available

On campus wireless access

Off campus access to electronic resources

  • For current students, faculty, and staff:
    For off campus access to licensed University of Toronto Libraries' electronic resources –– online journals, articles, e-books, and databases –– log in to LibrarySearch with your UTORid and password
  • More information about off campus library access
  • When you are at another university, join the Eduroam wireless network with your U of T credentials if it's available
  • Students, faculty and staff can also connect through UTORvpn
  • Papers user? Set up your library proxy

––Last updated January 9, 2022