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University of Toronto - Robarts Library

The John P. Robarts Research Library, commonly referred to as Robarts Library, is the main humanities and social sciences library of the University of Toronto Libraries and the largest individual library in the university.

Opened in 1973 and named for John Robarts, the 17th Premier of Ontario, the library contains more than 4.5 million bookform items, 4.1 million microform items and 740,000 other items.

The library building is one of the most significant examples of brutalist architecture in North America. Its towering main structure rests on an equilateral triangular footprint and features extensive use of triangular geometric patterns throughout.

It forms the main component of a three-tower complex that also includes the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and the Claude Bissel Building, which houses the Faculty of Information. The library's imposing appearance has earned it the nickname of Fort Book.

Comprising fourteen storeys, plus two underground floors, the brutalist and futurist structure features raised podia and a suspended fourth floor. A mezzanine level physically connects Robarts Library to the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library building at its southeastern side, and to the Claude Bissel Building, housing the Faculty of Information, at its northeastern side.

The concrete waffle slab floor plates are adorned with triangular-patterned tessellation. A hexagonal central circulation atrium is enclosed at the core of the building and through the middle of the mezzanine level. The gross area of the building is over 1,036,000 square feet.


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This record collocates all the relevant report papers by the International Waterways Commission.
Topic: Report of the International Waterways Commission
Topic: Census of Industry
Topic: Report of the Chief Astronomer
Prior to 1920, this report was issued by the Clerk of the Crown in Chancery. After 1920, it was issued by the Chief Electoral Office. Included in the "Report of the Chief Electoral Officer" from 1925-
Topic: General Elections
Until 1919 this report was produced by the Department of Railways and Canals. Prior to 1904, this report was included the departmental annual report. From 1920 on, this report was produced by the Dominion Bureau of Statistics.
Topic: Canal Statistics
The first report covers 1904-1906 and the report for 1908 covers "two years ending March 31, 1908". Materials covering the fiscal year ending 1919 is included in the 1920 report.
Topic: Report of the Veterinary Director General
Topic: Census of Industry
Topic: Census of Industry
Topic: Census of Industry
Link goes to Constitutional Documents relating to Canada 1759-1791 Part 1 and 2? No annual report?
Link goes to Constitutional Documents relating to Canada 1759-1791 Part 1 and 2? No annual report?
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by Ontario. Commission of Inquiry into Unregulated Residential Accommodation.
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Topics: Rest homes, People with disabilities, Handicapped, Older people, Poor, Long-term care facilities
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Topic: Abstract of Statements of Insurance Companies
Some vols. preceded by "Prefix to statutes."
Topics: Session laws, Law, Statutes
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