Fonds 1894 - University of Toronto Libraries fonds

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UTA 1894


University of Toronto Libraries fonds


  • 1835-2015 (Creation)

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55.96 m of textual and photographic records, publications, electronic records, film, audio. (168 boxes, 3 binders, 14 negative prints, approx. 2800 photoprints; 38 items; 1 volume, digital images)

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The University of Toronto Library was established in 1892. Now known as University of Toronto Libraries, the system consists of 44 libraries located on three university campuses: St. George, Mississauga and Scarborough.

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This fonds for the University of Toronto Libraries contains 71 accessions of material originating from no discernible office within the University of Toronto Libraries system, or from defunct offices, and previous committees and task forces. See accession-level descriptions for more details.

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Restricted; subject to review under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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Like any university faculty, the University of Toronto Libraries is split into many offices and departments, many of which have their own fonds.

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