Toronto Centre for the Book

Fonds number:
Title: Toronto Centre for the Book
Dates of Material:
2 cm of textual records
Administrative history

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.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of minutes, 2002–2009, a historical list of speakers, 2009, and an administrative/financial file, 1995–2008.

Source of supplied title

Title based on contents of the fonds.

Immediate source of acquisition

Records acquired from Sandra Alston in 2010.

Finding aids

Box/file list available


Further accruals are expected.

Related groups of records

See also: Jane Millgate (Fonds 42, Series 7)

Access points

Toronto Centre for the Book


Book History