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

A collection of Canadian pamphlets that includes items printed in Canada, by Canadian authors, or about Canadian subjects, mainly of a non-literary nature.


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Fisher Audio

Michael Torosian, photographer and proprietor of Lumiere Press, delivered the 2016 Johanna and Leon Katz Memorial Lecture, February 17. He traced the history of his press from its beginnings when he learned fine press printing largely by trial and error.
Saturday, February 27, 2016