Open house: 100 Years at the Music Library

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Save the date! The Music Library is hosting a hybrid in-person and virtual open house December 3, 1-3pm to celebrate our 100th anniversary. As part of the celebration, we are inviting faculty, staff, students, and alumni to submit "remembrances" of your time in the library. See the full program and link for the livestream here.

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To participate, you can:

  1. Guess who's Bach! Take a photo with the Bach head bust by the front entrance of the library. Make sure to tag us @UofTMusicLib to be featured in the celebration.
  2. Send a short video message or email about a favourite item in our collection, or a remembrance of time spent at the library. Videos should be 3 min. or less. Emails, max. 300 words. Submissions can be emailed to our archivist Rebecca Shaw (
  3. Take a photo with your favourite book, score, recording, etc. at the library. Tag us @UofTMusicLib to be featured in the celebration.

To make sure your submission is included in the celebration, send in your remembrances and photos by December 1, 2021.

If you can join us on December 3 in person, come on down to the library (capacity limit: 25). The event will also be live streamed on the University of Toronto Libraries YouTube channel.