How to Borrow from the Library
Anyone is welcome to borrow our books, videos or CDs. The first time you borrow, you will need to fill out a registration form and show valid identification, such as a Driver’s License, Passport, OHIP card, other provincial health card, or another form of government-issued photo ID. Once you register with us, you may borrow from any of the
UHN Patient & Family Libraries.
The Library has materials in many different languages, including English, Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian and Vietnamese. You can also request information in other languages.
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iPad Lending Program:
You or your family member can borrow an iPad while waiting for appointments, from Monday to Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm. To borrow an iPad, call 416 946 4501 ext. 5383, or visit the Patient & Family Library on the main floor of Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.
How long can I keep Library materials?
If you borrow an iPad, you will need to return it before leaving the hospital.
For all other materials:
- You may have up to
3 items checked out from our library at one time
- You may borrow an item for
- You may contact us to renew an item
1 time, for 3 more weeks from your original due date