About Archives & Special Collections


The University of Toronto Scarborough Library, Archives & Special Collections’ mandate is to acquire, preserve, arrange, describe and provide access to rare and unique materials that support curricula and research at the University of Toronto Scarborough, materials documenting the history of the University of Toronto Scarborough campus and material documenting the Scarborough community.

Hours & Contact

To support the community efforts to curb the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Archives & Special Collections in-person services will be closed until further notice. 

Online services to the public will continue to be available through:

•  Discover Archives
•  email

We thank you for your co-operation.

You may contact Archives & Special Collections via email

Archives & Special Collections Reading Room

The Archives & Special Collections reading room is now in AC260 in the Library and is available by appointment only. The space allows small classes (approximately 10-12 people) and researchers to access the library’s special collections, as well as receive instruction on the UTSC Library’s current digital collections as well as emerging digital scholarship methods.


For a full listing of our holdings please visit the Holdings page.