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.


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 1 week.