The Library of Things is Winchester Public Library’s collection of non-traditional materials. Ever want to try out a ukulele? Curious about an Instant Pot? Have you been wanting to throw that karaoke birthday party but you’re not quite sure if you’re ready to invest in a karaoke machine of your own? Need a beach umbrella?
Look no further! You can borrow all that and more.
● Library of Things items can be checked out for three weeks and can be renewed twice.
● Anyone with a Minuteman Library card in good standing can check out Library of Things items, but LoT items must be picked up and returned inside the Winchester Public Library at the Circulation desk.
● Full replacement costs will be charged for items and accessories that are not returned or are damaged.
● All patrons must sign a Library of Things Lending Agreement at the Circulation desk before checking items out of this collection.
● Patrons under the age of 18 need a parent or guardian to complete the agreement prior to checking out items.
Library of Things
Create unique mugs with this neat press. Mugs and infusible ink decals not included.
Explore crochet with this kit containing hooks, yarn, needles, stitch markers, and holders.
Interchangeable Knitting Needles
13 sets of interchangeable needles and 6 cables for your knitting projects.
Quilling is an art form that involves using strips of colored paper to create objects. Practice your quilling with our beginner's kit.
Round Knitting Loom Kit
Pom Pom makers and 3 sizes of looms for hats, scarves, and more.
Yarn Winder and Swift
Organize your yarn skeins with a yarn winder and swift.
A kit to help get you started with your food preservation interests, complete with user guide.
FLIR Spot Thermal Camera
Helps detect energy leaks at ductwork & vents, missing insulation, and roof leaks.
Instant Pot Kit
Electric Multi Cooker that functions as a pressure cooker, rice cooker, slow cooker, yogurt maker, steamer, sauté pan and food warmer.
Sound system with microphone that plays pre-recorded music you can sing along to.
Kill A Watt Meter
Connect it to household appliances to assess their energy efficiency.
Laser Level Kit
Great for straightening and hanging tasks at home.
LCD Moisture Meter
Measure the percentage of water in any given material..
Light Therapy Lamp
Designed to deliver a therapeutic dose of UV-free light.
A slim, portable magnifier great for reading labels and fine print.
Party in a Box
Add to your party with a bluetooth speaker and party lights.
Ukulele with digital tuner, neck strap, and pick in semisoft gig bag.
Wall Scanner Kit
Use to detect studs and metal in walls while avoiding electrical hazards.
A comfortable space for family and friends on the beach. Fits 3 people.
Provides UVA and UVB protection.
Basic key lock to secure your bicycle.
Great for sports, birdwatching, and other outdoor events.
Search for metal on outdoor excursions.
Aluminum telescope adjustable trekking poles to give you more stability when tackling tricky terrain.
Access files on an SD or other memory cards & easily transfer music, photos, and videos.
Cassette to Digital Converter
Give new life to your old cassette collection by converting them to digital files.
Chromebook / Hotspot Kit
Work & study on the go with this laptop and hotspot combo.
Digital Film / Slide Scanner
Convert slides & negatives into digital images.
Perfect for US travel. Allows up to 5 devices to be connected.
Maltron Right-Handed Keyboard
Test out a one-handed keyboard. Comes with USB Connector.
Meeting OWL Pro
360 camera, mic, and speaker that work with all popular video conferencing platforms.
Philips Picopix Projector
Share presentations or movies with a small group.
Photo Printer Kit
Print your favorite pictures instantly from your mobile devices.
Ring Light & Tripod Kit
Tripod with the ring light to brighten up your photos and videos.
Streams movies, TV shows, music, and other entertainment to your TV via the Internet.
Snowball Ice Microphone
Provides high quality sound for streaming and recording.
VHS Converter Kit
Convert old VHS tapes into digital files. Requires a VHS player.