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North York Central Library

5120 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M2N 5N9, Canada
+1 416-395-5535
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Possibly the Best Library In Toronto

Aside from the Toronto Reference Library which I haven't fully explored, the North York Library is... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2016
Toronto, Canada
North York Public Library at Mel Lastman Square.

This library has an overwhelming selection of books, magazines and reference material. At Mel... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
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30 Jan 2016
“Possibly the Best Library In Toronto”
26 Oct 2015
“North York Public Library at Mel Lastman Square.”
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5120 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M2N 5N9, Canada
North York
+1 416-395-5535
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

Aside from the Toronto Reference Library which I haven't fully explored, the North York Library is the best I've been to in Toronto. It has multiple floors, a children's section, many computers for public use, free wifi, and many evening talks. It's right on the...More

Thank infolific
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This library has an overwhelming selection of books, magazines and reference material. At Mel Lastman Square-it is easily accessible to TTC. There are parking lots in the street to the west. If you have books you are finished with-donate them here. One of the few...More

Thank di29di
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Make a brief stop at the North York Central Library for free WIFI, I was on the upper floor because it was quieter there.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 4 August 2015

I found this library to have a very good reference section on microfiche for arrivals to Canada. I found the staff very helpful in locating the reels I was after. It helped a great deal when I first started doing the genealogy on my ancestors.

Thank carne v
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Been here several times and this Library has tons of information for adults and kids to learn, the library is huge and you have access to computers as well.

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 8 May 2015

This library is just a few blocks from where we live. It is the central library for our area. They have a lot of books to read, but it takes a long time to get new ones recently published. There is an area for research...More

1  Thank torontojudy
Reviewed 29 March 2015

One of the libraries that has everything in the city, maybe because of the very large multicultural area it services. It's a very big, modern library, with substantial renovations and additions in 2014. Many Eastern European collections are well represented, as are the Asians ones....More

Thank Michelle364
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I've been to this library many times and always enjoy it. They have an excellent collection of books and magazines. I especially like the art books section which is very extensive, and also the music collection on the second floor, which comprises a huge range...More

1  Thank GlobalTraveler2558
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I have frequented this neighbourhood library so many times in the past 14 years, I felt obligated to review it. I have used this library as a patron and for work purposes on so many occasions. Their facilities have accommodated meetings for my workplace, and...More

Thank product-of-canada
Reviewed 19 May 2014

North York Central Library is conveniently located for locals and visitors staying at Novotel Hotel in the north end of city. If you are on the Toronto Transit Commission ("TTC") subway, exit at North York Centre Station, follow the exit, walk across the road to...More

2  Thank Onegreatmomanddadof2
North York
North York is one of Toronto's most culturally diverse
neighborhoods. Home to a number of cultural events
throughout the year that celebrate the city's varied
ethnic communities, it's always worthwhile to see
what's going on in the area. Its cross-section of
inhabitants include students and long-time residents,
giving North York an eclectic feeling of being both
local and international. Extremely family-friendly,
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