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Robarts Library

Robarts Library

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

Library hours

September 3, 2019 - April 30, 2020

  • Mon - Fri 8:30am to 11pm
  • Sat 9am to 10pm
  • Sun 10am to 10pm
CLOSED on the following holidays:
  • Tuesday December 24, 2019
  • Wednesday December 25, 2019
  • Tuesday December 31, 2019
  • Monday January 1, 2020
OPEN regular hours on the following holidays:
  • Monday February 17, 2020 (Family Day)
  • Friday April 12, 2020 (Good Friday)

December holiday hours

December 21-22, 2019

  • Saturday 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday 10am to 6pm

December 23-29, 2019

  • Monday 9am to 5pm
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thurday 9am-5pm
  • Friday  9am-5pm
  • Saturday 9am-5pm
  • Sunday 10am-6pm

December 30, 2019-January 4, 2020

  • Monday 9am-5pm
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thurday 9am-5pm
  • Friday 9am-5pm
  • Saturday 9am-5pm

Regular hours resume on Sunday January 5, 2019 including the Extended study hours at Robarts Library.

Last updated Friday November 8, 2019


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

Extended study hours at Robarts Library

During the fall/winter term Robarts library is open 24 hours a day from Sunday night to Thursday evening. The service is open to all UofT students, staffs and faculty with a valid TCard. More information see Extended study hours at Robarts Library.

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.


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

Services and their hours within Robarts: