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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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Topics: Communism -- Ukraine, Ukraine -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
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Topics: Almanacs, Ukrainian -- Austria, Ukrainians -- Austria -- Vienna -- Periodicals
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Karpenko, IElyse
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Purchased from the Seweryn Windyk Library Bequest
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Pidhirianka, Marika, 1881-1963
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John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Babi, Oleksa
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906; Holubets, Mykola, 1892-1942
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eye 1,354
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Nedolev
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Polishchuk, Klym
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Marusyn, I
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eye 1,424
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From the library of John Luczkiw
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Topic: Folk songs, Ukrainian
From the library of John Luczkiw
Topic: Folk songs, Ukrainian
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Hrytsa, Ostap, 1881-1954
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eye 531
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From the library of John Luczkiw
Topic: Stefanyk, Vasyl Semenovich, 1871-1936
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Halushchynsky, Mykhalo, 1878-1931
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From the library of John Luczkiw
Topic: Shevchenko, Taras, 1814-1861
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Orlivna, Halyna, 1895-
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
texts
eye 1,414
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"Tom l."
Topics: Ukrainian literature, Literature
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
texts
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Tarnovsky, Nicolas, 1895-
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Vydano pry pomochy Prosvitno-Dramatychnoho Tovarystva Ukraïnskoï Molodizhy, v Boston, Mass
Gift of Stepan I. Kylymnyk
Source: yaremko
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Busch, Wilhelm, 1832-1908; Vilshenko, IAroslav, 1881-1949
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eye 716
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From the library of Wolodymyr Sluzar
Topic: Children's poetry, German
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Opilsky, IUlian, 1884-1937
texts
eye 2,232
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Historical novel (1430-1433)
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Sofroniv-Levytsky, Vasyl, 1899-1975
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Stakh, P
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From the library of John Luczkiw
From the library of Wolodymyr Sluzar
Topic: Samilenko, Volodymyr, 1864-1925
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 T͡Si͡uk, Roman.
texts
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Presented to the Library by the Multicultural Society of Ontario
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Source: yaremko
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Karpenko-Karyĭ, I., 1845-1907
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Presented to the Library by the Multicultural Society of Ontario
Source: yaremko
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
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79p
Topics: Makhno, Nestor Ivanovich, 1889-1934, Mennonites -- Ukraine, Ukraine -- History -- Revolution,...
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Krushelnytsky, Antin, 1878-1935
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John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Zalozetsky, Volodymyr, 1896-1959; Mozalevsky, Ivan ill
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Illustrations by Ivan Mozalevsky
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Limnychenko, Vasyl
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Vyshyvany, Vasyl, 1895-1951
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Ukraïnska akademiia nauk
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eye 700
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"Predruk z Kyïvskoho vydannia 1921. roku"--t.p
Topic: Ukrainian language
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Vilshenko, IAroslav, 1881-1949; Manastyrsky, Antin. ill; Havoronsky, Mykhalo, 1892-1949. cmp
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eye 740
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Kalynets, Sylvester, 1886-; Manastyrsky, Antin. cov
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Cover design by Antin Manastyrsky
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Polishchuk, Klym
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Polishchuk, Klym
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Polishchuk, Klym
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Karpenko, IElyse
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Losʹkyĭ, Kostʹ, 1874-
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v. 1. Istoriia dzherel rymskoho prava. --
Topic: Roman law
Source: yaremko
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Levyts'kyǐ, Osyp
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194p
Topics: Ukraïns'ka Halyts'ka armiia, Ukraine -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Personal narratives
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Polishchuk, Klym
texts
eye 448
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Gift from the Estate of Peter Volyniak
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Trylovsky, Kyrylo; Ukraïnski sichovi striltsi
texts
eye 1,451
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From the library of John Luckiw
Topic: Songs, Ukrainian
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921
texts
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Topics: Ukraïnsʹke akademichne tovarystvo "Sich" u Vidni, Ukrainian students -- Austria --...
62 p
Topics: Ukraïnsʹka komunistychna partii͡a, Communism -- Ukraine, Ukraine -- Politics and government --...
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Lepky, Lev, 1888-1971
texts
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Kalynets, Sylvester, 1886-
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Kalynets, Sylvester, 1886-
texts
eye 473
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From the library of John Luczkiw
Topics: Folk songs, Ukrainian, Carols, Ukrainian
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
texts
eye 534
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From the library of John Luczkiw
Topics: Franko, Ivan, 1856-1916, Authors, Ukrainian
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Jensen, Alfred Anton, 1859-1921; Voliansky, Pavlo. trl
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Topic: Kotliarevsky, Ivan Petrovych, 1769-1838
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Makove, Osyp, 1867-1925
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eye 413
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Turiansky, Osyp, 1880-1933
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eye 2,611
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Topic: World War, 1914-1918
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
texts
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v. :
Topics: Ukraïnsʹka halyt͡sʹka armii͡a -- Periodicals, Ukrainians -- Czechoslovakia -- Periodicals,...
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Semenko, Mykhal, 1892-1937
texts
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8-ma kn. poezi (1919-1920)
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Dykansky, V
texts
eye 305
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Meillet, A. (Antoine), 1866-1936
texts
eye 1,510
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At head of title: Institut sociologique ukrainien
Topic: Ukrainian literature
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Starytsky, M. P., 1840-1904; Luczkiw, John, 1923-1974
texts
eye 584
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Matiïv-Melnyk, Mykola, 1890-1947; Luczkiw, John, 1923-1974
texts
eye 305
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From the library of John Luczkiw
19 p
Topics: T͡Sʹokan, Il, Ukraïnsʹka halyt͡sʹka armii͡a -- History, Ukraine -- History -- Revolution,...
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Babiĭ, Oleksa
texts
eye 9
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15, [1] p
Topic: Galicia (Poland and Ukraine) -- Drama
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Voloshyn, Avhustyn, 1874-1946
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eye 609
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26
Topics: Carpatho-Rusyn language, Carpatho-Rusyn language
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Topic: Ukraine -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Sources
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Communist International. Congress (2nd : 1920 : Leningrad, R.S.F.S.R., and Moscow, R.S.F.S.R.)
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31 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Socialism, Communism
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Shevchenko, Taras, 1814-1861; Nykolyshyn, Dmytro
texts
eye 774
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John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Jensen, Alfred Anton, 1859-1921; Mandiuk, Ivan
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Shevchenko, Taras, 1814-1861
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Myshuha, Luka, 1887-1955
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23 p
Topics: Zakarpatsʹka oblastʹ (Ukraine) -- History, Zakarpatsʹka oblastʹ (Ukraine) -- Politics and...
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Shevchenko, Taras, 1814-1861
texts
eye 3,845
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26 52
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
texts
eye 352
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Surguchev, Ilia; Stadnyk, osyp
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Babi, Oleksa
texts
eye 350
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From the library of John Luczkiw
John and Mary A. Yaremko Foundation
1921 Koltsuniak-Kuzma, Mariia, 1884-1922
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From the library of John Luczkiw