Regular Library Hours

Monday11:30 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday11:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday Openings

Saturday August 24, 201911:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday September 7, 201911:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday September 21, 201911:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday October 5, 201911:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday October 19, 201911:00 am - 4:00 pm

Library news:

  • The New Arrivals List is available for viewing!
  • We offer public WiFi access. Please inquire at the desk for the password.

The JFT Library Book Club

JFT Library’s next Book Club – Movies and Books took place Thursday August 8, 2019.

Thank you to everyone who participated!

Please find the list of books recommended by JFT’s Book Club members from Book Club – Movies and Books (August 8, 2019) below or download the detailed list here.

TitleAuthorGenreCall Number
AnotherAyatsuji, YukitoHorror895.635 A92 2014
ConfessionsMinato, KanaeCrime895.635 M56 2014
Last winter, we partedNakamura, FuminoriMystery895.635 N34 2014
Norwegian woodMurakami, HarukiRomance895.635 M87 1987
ParasyteIwaaki, HitoshiManga, Horror, SFMANGA_E IWA PAR 2007
SilenceEndo, ShusakuHistorical drama895.635 E52 S54
The girl who leapt through timeTsutsui, YasutakaSF895.635 T78 G57 2011
The housekeeper and the professorOgawa, YokoPsychological fiction895.635 O32 H68 2009

About the JFT Library

The Japan Foundation Toronto Library is a public lending library for anyone interested in Japan and Japanese culture. It maintains a collection of over 20,000 Japan-related print and audiovisual materials in English, Japanese and French, emphasizing language study, art, literature, history and culture.

Visitors are welcome to study in the library, watch a film at one of the viewing stations, and explore our collection of manga, CDs, DVDs, fashion magazines and other great resources.

Our catalogue is available online in web and mobile formats for you to browse at home. Registered users may renew their materials and place holds on items using our online account system: Click here to sign in.

Inquiries: 416-966-2935