Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! Here are a few spooky comic picks from our catalogue! 1.) Archival Quality by Ivy Noelle Weir, & Steenz: A spooky mystery/ghost story set in a museum’s haunted archive, and also a realistic narrative of mental health struggles (and the challenges of maintaining relationships while struggling with mental illness). 2.) DeadEndia: The Watcher’s Test (Book 1) by Hamish Steele: A fun and spooky adventure set at the Dead End theme park, involving plenty of demonic forces, vengeful ghosts,…

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New everyday fiction and autobiographical comics!

We are thrilled to share these recent additions to our library collection! Please visit our online catalogue for more information on comics and co-creators (inkers, pencil work, editors, colourists, and more!)ย ๐Ÿ˜ Click on cover photos for individual summaries!  

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Partner location for book donations

We welcome comics donations! We have recently partnered with the Toronto Zine Library as our drop off location until we secure our physical library location. The Toronto Zine Library (@TZLcollective) is a really special collection that holds over 3000 zines from all around the world, and many from Toronto, dating back to the 1980s! The TZL is nestled on the second floor of the Tranzac community space. If you have some zines lying around that you’d like to donate and…

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Canada Comics Open Library launch event!

Hello! Welcome to our website, officially launched today! We are excited to announce that we will be holding our official launch event on November 24th from 11AM – 4PM at The519, located at 519 Church St (Room 106), Toronto, ON. This event will include: A pop up library all day from 11am-4pm, a panel discussion on storytelling in comics from 12pm-1:30pm, and artist-led workshops as well from 2:15-4pm. Accessibility information:ย The519 is an AODA accessible location. There are main floor gender…

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Toronto Branch
Canada Comics Open Library
@ Centre for Social Innovation
720 Bathurst Street, 4th Floor
Toronto, ON M5S 2R4

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