The Toronto Centre for the Book

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The Toronto Centre for the Book

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The Toronto Centre for the Book was established at the University of Toronto in 1994; its mandate is to bring together faculty, students, librarians and any others who have an interest in any aspect of the book and the written word. The Centre co-ordinates a wide range of editorial, bibliographical and book history projects in various disciplines and periods, providing a forum for lectures and colloquia, fostering research and interdisciplinary co-operation, and developing graduate training at the University.


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Victoria University Library - Special Collections

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