Newly Renovated Eglinton Square Branch Re-Opens June 23

June 20, 2017 | Media Relations

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Toronto Public Library (TPL) is thrilled to announce the renovated and expanded Eglinton Square Branch​ (south side of Eglinton Ave at Victoria Park) is re-opening to the community on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 10 am. The branch is in the south east part of Eglinton Square Mall in the food court area.

The new branch is almost double the size and will feature:

  • Welcoming spaces for everyone 
  • A community meeting room
  • Books, audiobooks, magazine and DVDs
  • Library materials in Chinese, French, Tagalog and a Hindi DVD collection
  • Public computers and free wifi​

 

TPL worked with architectural firm Ken Fukushima Architects on the library renovations. 

 

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Image Credit: Ken Fukushima, Architects

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Toronto Public Library

Toronto Public Library is the busiest urban public library system in the world. Last year, we had 18 million visits to our branches and 34 million virtual visits. We empower Torontonians to thrive in the digital age and global knowledge economy. With expanded access to technology, lifelong learning, and diverse cultural and leisure experiences, Torontonians have increased opportunities for growth and success, and stronger connections to each other and to their communities. To learn more, visit tpl.ca, call Answerline at 416-393-7131 or follow us on Twitter  @torontolibrary.

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media@torontopubliclibrary.ca

416-393-7181

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