Library of Things
We are excited to announce a new collection available to our patrons! The Library of Things at the Winnetka Library is a collection of useful items that you can borrow for your home, projects, and adventures. Whether you want to explore new skills or simply try something before buying it, the Library of Things has something for you.
- Backyard Movie Pack (includes projector/tripod, screen, DVD/BluRay player, Bluetooth speaker)
- Nintendo Switch
- Roku Streaming Stick
- Thermal Camera
- Metal Detector
- Go Pro Hero9 Camera
- Internet Hotspots
- VHS to Digital Recorder
- 8mm Converter
- Photo Negative/Slide Converter
- DVD/BluRay Player
- DVD Player
- Cassette/CD Player
- Sewing Machines
- Knitting Needles
- Paper Shredder
Where can I find the collection?
The Library of Things can be found in The Studio of the Winnetka Library, which is located on the lower level. Items must be returned inside the Winnetka Libary and cannot be returned in the book drop.
Do I need a Winnetka-Northfield Public Library District card to check out an item?
Yes, checkouts are restricted to WNPLD cardholders only; reciprocal access or interlibrary loan is not available for these items. Patrons need to sign the Library of Things waiver before checking out an item.
How long can I check items out for?
Each item is checked out for 2 weeks.