Library highlights

Queer Asian Diasporas (Panel with Q&A) - June 15, 2017

Queer Asian Diasporas (Panel with Q&A) - June 15, 2017

In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, the East Asian Library is proud to host a panel of talented speakers as they discuss the place of race/ethnicity, gender, and migration in contemporary debates concerning sexual citizenship and national belonging in Canada and beyond. The event will be held from 2-4pm on June 15th, 2017. For more information on the specific talks, please take a look at the attached poster (PDF).

Study Space Survey (March 20th - April 28th, 2017)

East Asian Library Study Space Survey - March 20 to April 28, 2017

Library users have asked us to consider creating silent, quiet and conversation-friendly study zones. Please tell us about your library space needs and preferences to help us determine our next steps by filling out our short survey.

Happy Chinese New Year Chinese Story Photo Exhibition (January 13th - February 17th, 2017)

欢乐春节《中国故事》图片展 13 January - 17 February, 2017

Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library & Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library are pleased to present Chinese Story: A Photo Exhibition. Here is a link to the event poster.

A Dream of Reconciliation (October 28th, 2016)

A Dream of Reconciliation - October 28, 2016

Please join us for "A Dream of Reconciliation" at the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library on the 8th floor of the Robarts Library (University of Toronto) on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Read more.

Korean Poetry Reading (October 13th, 2016)

Poetry Reading & 오행시 Contest from 2-4pm on Oct. 13th, 2016

In celebration of University of Toronto’s Korea Week, the East Asian library will feature a reading by a local poet, publisher and translator, Dae-Tong Huh and 오행시 (ohaengsi) Contest where audience will create Korean poems. Please register for the 오행시Contest here:  http://tinyurl.com/j3bruxh. Here is a link to the event poster.

Tibetan Studies Open House 2016 (October 5th)

Tibetan Studies Open House

On Oct. 5, 2016, The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library will be hosting a Tibetan Studies Open House and Bibliographic Instruction from Noon - 2:30 PM. Read more.

Dr. Cheng Yu Tung, Prominent Philanthropist and Benefactor of the East Asian Library, dies at 91

Dr. Cheng Yu Tung, Prominent Philanthropist and Benefactor of the East Asian Library, dies at 91

The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library learned with great sadness of the passing away of Dr. Cheng Yu Tung on September 29, 2016.  Read more.

Reading Revolution Exhibit (July 1st - September 30th, 2016)

Reading Revolution Exhibit

The Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, with assistance from the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, is hosting an exhibition entitled Reading Revolution: Art and Literacy during China's Cultural Revolution from July 1 - September 30, 2016. Find out more here.

Taiwan Academy Spotlight Project 2015

The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is pleased to host once again the 2015 Taiwan Academy Spotlight Project. Click here or the banner on the top right for more information.

Exhibition: A Narrative of Light and Shadow (August 11th - September 10th, 2014)

The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is pleased to present A Narrative of Light and Shadow, a photograph exhibition from August 11 - September 10, 2014.

Beautiful China Exhibition (February 11th, 2014)

The University of Toronto Libraries is pleased to announce the opening of Beautiful China  exhibition in Robarts Library in February 11, 2014.

Jang Hoon Kim (December 19th, 2013)

South Korean singer Jang Hoon Kim will hold a benefit performance for the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library's Korean Collections at Royal Ontario Museum on December 19th, 2013 at 7:30 pm.

Taiwan Academy Spotlight Project 2013

The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is pleased to present Taiwan Academy Spotlight Project 2013 at the University of Toronto.