Wear what you care about

The Toronto Public Library Foundation’s exclusive collection includes items like tees, kids apparel, notebooks, water bottles, pens, and re-usable small tote bags. And the good news is that with every purchase, a donation is made to Toronto Public Library. Thank you for being Library People!



Can you find all of our Canadian authors?

We’ve hidden the names of 12 Canadian authors in a special Word Search. Fun fact – each author featured has been a special guest at the Foundation’s annual Biblio Bash gala event.

To download a printable version, click here

Happy hunting everyone!




Stock up on I’m Library People Merch!

Each purchase from our exclusive I’m Library People Collection benefits Toronto Public Library.

Shop online at Page & Panel: The TCAF Shop in the Toronto Reference Library.





Library Fans Rejoice! Our new puzzle is here.

We’re excited to announce our limited-edition I’m Library People Puzzle in support of TPL. This unique puzzle features the names of all 100 Toronto Public Library branches, and partial proceeds from each one sold is invested back into vital TPL programs and services. Quantities are limited, so grab yours while you can. Order today.

Who are Library People?

Library People believe in the core values of Toronto Public Library: equity, diversity, intellectual freedom, innovation, inclusion, integrity, accountability and quality service for all Torontonians. If you agree, then you’re Library People too.


“Libraries are incredibly important for people. This is where the wisdom of the world is.”

Joy Kogawa
Novelist, poet, member of the Order of Canada
and Library People


Watch I’m Library People Documentary Short

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