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Library Services

The John W. Graham Library offers a number of services to University of Toronto community members including research consultations, faculty research and course support, instruction in research and information-seeking strategies, group study spaces and computer workstations. Click on the menu items on your right to learn more about borrowing services, technology support, and resources for students, faculty and alumni.

COVID-19 Response

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent closure of the Graham Library, certain services will be offered on a limited basis. Please continue reading for more information.

Fulfillment Services

  • There is no need to return your books at this time. All loans will be automatically extended and no late fees charged. If you do return any books, please use the book deposit slot next to the east door of the library (for Graham Library books only).
  • All inter-campus delivery has been halted, and books from Downsview will not be retrieved.
  • Patrons will continue to have access to their library account online.
  • Any questions about fulfillment services should be directed to


The Graham Library InfoExpress Service for Trinity and Wycliffe College faculty and graduate students is continuing in a limited capacity. If an item is available in a digital format, delivery is possible within 24-hours. The library’s print collection is now unavailable for digitization. For more information or to make a request for a digital item, please contact

Reference Services

  • Students requesting research assistance should contact the Instructional & Reader Services Librarian, Katie Holmes, for consultations via e-mail, online chat, or videoconference.
  • First-year Trinity College students may continue to contact their personal librarians for consultations via e-mail, online chat, or videoconference.