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

Culinary blog home page

Students share their personal experiences working with Canadian culinary materials and assisting with the various components of the exhibition process.

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

Featured Collection

Canadian small and fine press
The Fisher has one of the most extensive collections of Canadian small and fine press materials in the country.


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Fisher Audio

Eli MacLaren, Assistant Professor of Canadian Literature and Book History at McGill University, began the 2015 Katz Memorial Lecture with two questions: what constitutes Canadian literature, and at what point did it truly establish itself?
Monday, March 9, 2015