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

Allen Ginsberg
Mon, Jan. 29, 2018 to Fri, Apr. 27, 2018
This exhibition features photographs, both iconic and rarely seen, taken by Ginsberg, one of the seminal figures of the Beat literary movement.

What's new at Fisher

The Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and Information Technology Services (ITS) department are pleased to announce the re-launch of four digital collections!

Exhibition features largest collection of Ginsberg photo prints in the world

Exhibition featuring largest collection of Ginsberg photo prints in the world can now be viewed.

Featured Collection

Bookplate from Flickr collection.
This album of bookplates contains over one thousand specimens of Canadian individual and institutional bookplates, dating to the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.


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Fisher Audio

Scott Schofield delivered the 2012 John Seltzer and Mark Seltzer Memorial Lecture on October 1. His talk, "The Forbes Collection: A Library within a Library," focused on the the Fisher Library's Forbes Collection. Schofield is now Assistant Professor, Eng
Monday, October 1, 2012