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TRL Genealogy Collection Tour

When:
April 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
2017-04-01T10:00:00-04:00
2017-04-01T11:00:00-04:00
Where:
Toronto Reference Library, 2nd Floor
789 Yonge St
Toronto, ON M4W 2G8
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:

This tour is jointly sponsored by the Humanities and Social Sciences Department at the Toronto Reference Library, and the Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.

Registration is required.  This tour is now full.  Please contact courses@torontofamilyhistory.org for wait list information.

Genealogy Collection Tour at the Humanities & Social Science Department, Toronto Reference Library: Discover one of the largest genealogy collections in Canada, now bigger than ever with the recent additions of the Canadiana, Ontario Genealogical Society, Jewish Genealogical Society of Toronto and the Canadian Society of Mayflower Descendants materials. Find out how to search the various catalogues for stacks retrieval. Explore the extensive maps, city directories, passenger lists, historical atlases, digitized and microfilmed newspapers, indexes to births, marriages and deaths and so much more! Upon completion of the tour, participants are invited to research their family history with the assistance of library staff and a volunteer from the Toronto Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society. Please bring your library card or other form of identification.

Course Leader: Librarian

HOW TO GET TO THE COURSE LOCATION
The Toronto Reference Library building is on the east side of  Yonge Street, one block north of Bloor Street.

By public transit:
The closest TTC subway station is Bloor/Yonge.

It is not recommended to drive to the Library. Parking in the immediate area is extremely limited.

Accessibility
The Toronto Reference Library building is wheelchair accessible. For more information about our policies on accessibility, visit our policies page.

For assistance with a specific accommodation request, please send an email message to courses@torontofamilyhistory.org.

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