Location & Hours

Please note: The Fisher Library will be closed Aug. 21-Sept. 5 for an inventory and shelf reading of the collections. We will reopen on September 6th at 9 am.

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

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


Mon-Fri - 9am-5pm
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

Fisher Library Closed from August 21 to September 5

Image of the website Finding Myself in the Archives

Students tell the stories of objects in "Finding Myself in the Archives"

Featured Collection

Canadian Theatre Programs collection
Engaging collection includes programs from several Canadian cities, ranging from an assortment of material from Toronto theatre companies, to obscure programs from cities such as North Hatley, Quebec, and Prescott, Ontario.


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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