Library of Things

Library of things trail cameraThe Library of Things is a unique collection designed for all ages of the community to learn and explore

How It Works

Items with a GREEN flag in the display case are available

Items with a YELLOW flag in the display case are checked out

Bring the display case to the Reference Desk to check out your thing

Borrowers must be at least 16 years old* (*18 years old for a "Specialty Thing" designated with a pink sticker)

Limit 2 Things per address

How to Order

Weston patrons may place holds on items. To place a hold in the catalog, search for "Library of Things" and in the left menu, under "location" check Weston. The four main categories of items will appear. Click on the category for the item that you want. Click the "request" button and enter your library card and pin. A drop down menu will appear so that you can select the exact item you want to request. 

The loan period is 3 weeks with 1 renewal

Overdue fine is $1 per day, up to a maximum of $10

At this time, we are unable to accept donations to the Library of Things. 

Find and reserve our full list of things through the library catalog.

Audio Visual Recreation and CraftsScience and TechnologyHome and Assistive
  • Film to digital converter
  • Cassette to digital converter
  • VHS to DVD converter
  • Record player
  • Selfie stick and tripod
  • Portable CD player
  • Cassette player

  • Classic card game set
  • Corn hole game
  • Metal detector
  • Keyboard
  • Giant checkers
  • Ukulele
  • Game night kit
  • Weaving loom
  • Karaoke kit
  • Ghost Hunting Kit

  • Rock & mineral kit
  • Microscope and slides
  • Birdwatching kit
  • Starling
  • Telescope
  • Code-a-pillar
  • Botley the coding robot

  • Stud finder
  • Soil meter
  • Air Pump and Blower
  • Tool kit
  • Portable scanner
  • Kill-a-Watt meter