Location & Hours

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

120 St. George Street, 2nd Floor
Toronto, Ontario Canada M5S 1A5


Mon-Wed, Fri - 9am-5pm; Thurs - 9am-8pm
Sat, Sun - Closed

Current Exhibition

Image of a red maple leaf
Mon, Mar. 20, 2017 to Sat, Sep. 09, 2017
We celebrate 150 years of Canada at the Fisher with a wide array of materials from our extensive collection of Canadiana, including books, personal letters, photographs, maps, and prints.

What's new at Fisher

Cover of the Shakespeare catalogue

Catalogue celebrating the life and works of Shakespeare recognized for excellence

New Flickr set of woodcut illustrations from Brazilian "cordel" chapbooks

Featured Collection

Colophon from the Kelmscott Chaucer
The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer published by William Morris's Kelmscott Press in 1896 is one of the most stunning books ever produced in the 19th century.


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Fisher Audio

Drawing on the sometimes vexed relationship between print and performance, this talk by iSchool professor Alan Galey considers how the Shakespearean book arts have negotiated the divide between page and stage.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016