“The Toronto Public Library has some of the largest local history and genealogy collections in Canada.” They have many onsite collections and also several online databases including city directories (listed below).
- “Find the best materials at the Toronto Reference Library and other branches.
- Discover online databases and the Digital Archive of pictures, maps, books and other historical materials, such as city directories.
- Work with specialist librarians and research guides.
- Learn at programs and classes.”
The Toronto Public Library also has a Local History and Genealogy Blog with many helpful tips for area research.