Fonds F 2009.004 - Toronto Film Society Collection

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Toronto Film Society Collection

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  • Attributions and conjectures: Supplied by cataloguer.

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F 2009.004

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  • 1970-1985 (Creation)
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    Toronto Film Society

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Physical description

ca. 90 boxes of books. - 17 boxes of photographs and promotional material. - 44 cm of periodicals.

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The British Film Institute is a London, England based charity, founded in 1933 and governed by a Royal Charter. The BFI oversees the National Archive and BFI Reuben Library, film distribution, exhibition and education at the BFI Southbank and BFI IMAX theatres.

Custodial history

Scope and content

The collection consists of film related literature, films stills and productions packages collected over the course of the Toronto Film Society's history. The books were dispersed to Special Collections stacks or the Library general collection depending on age and condition. Film stills and packages have been catalogued and added to Special Collections. Several boxes of clipping files were also included in the collection and have been retained in Special Collections. Please consult the Library Catalogue for more information on individual titles.

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Immediate source of acquisition

The collection was donated in March 2009 by Shirley Huges, Vice President of the Toronto Film Society.

Arrangement

Books in the collection were catalogued and added to the Ryerson Library book catalogue, avilable in the general stacks. Periodicals, publications, film stills and promotoinal packages were added to the Ryerson Library Special Collection archival database and stored in Special Collections.

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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Permisson of the copyright holder must be obtained prior to reproduction.

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Some periodicals can also be found in the Mira Godard Study Centre Collection.

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No further accruals are expected.

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All the individual titles in the collection are currently being processed and can be searched through the Library's online catalogue.

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