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Gerstein Science Information Centre

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Sigmund Samuel Library Building 9 King's College Circle
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 1A5

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As of Sept 2020, the Gerstein Science Information Centre is partially reopen for current U of T students, faculty, and staff.   See our COVID-19 page on service and space updates.

Print books may be requested via our Curbside Pickup Service and full-text from print journals may be requested via our Scan & Deliver Service. Our online collections and services continue to be available.


We support all aspects of research, teaching, and learning for the students, faculty, and researchers in the science and health science community.

Collection strengths

  • Primarily material on the sciences, including the health sciences, medicine, physics, chemistry, and biology.
  • Print collection of 500,000 books and 1,200 journal subscriptions
  • Access to over 100,000 online journals and books
  • More about our collections, including our Palomar Astronomy Collection