East Asian Library


8th Floor, Robarts Library
Toronto, ON, M5S 1A5
416-978-3300   Email


Mon - Thur
9am - 7:30pm
9am - 6pm
12pm - 5pm

Holiday hours and closures


Using the library

East Asian Library News

school bag clip art

During the Library construction period (until the end of March 2020), due to the absence of the security gates at the temporary entrance location, please have bags open to be checked by the Library staff, when exiting the East Asian Library.

photo of the new scanner in the East Asian Library

A new flatbed scanner is available at the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library! A USB key is required to save the file.

Screenshot of Earl George Macartney Collection, 1792-1794

This collection has letters, journals, logbooks, watercolors, and engravings produced by Macartney and those who accompanied him on his mission to China between 1792 and 1794.

Current Events

Photo of part of the Asian Canadian Studies Collection Display
Event date:
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 to Thursday, April 30, 2020
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library