The Library of Things is now open again. 

Find us at The Share and Repair Shop at 8, Broad Street, Bath, BA1 5LJ.


  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays: 10-1pm
  • Saturdays: 10-12 noon

How to borrow from the Library of Things:

Step 1. Register and choose a Membership*

Step 2. Reserve an item - see full inventory HERE - and pay online in advance if you can.

Step 3. Collect from the Library of Things now located in The Share and Repair Shop. Please bring TWO forms of ID.

Step 4: Use item and return for others to share


What to expect when you visit the shop:  

We are working hard to keep everyone safe, using a one-way system for collection and return. Two visitors will be allowed in the shop at any one time and hand sanitiser will be available for your use.

All items will be kept in quarantine and cleaned before and after a borrow.

For more details on how we are keeping you, our volunteers, and our items safe, have a look HEREor check out our FAQs.

Call us on 07486 518197 if you want to ask about a specific item or would like to visit the Library of Things at another time.

*Membership Options After you REGISTER, you can choose one of the following membership options:


  • Cost: Free
  • Period: 2 weeks
  • No discounts on loans

 Best Friend

  • Cost: £10
  • Period: Annual
  • 25% off every loan

Proud Supporter

  • Cost: £40
  • Period: Annual
  • No loan fees

Super Supporter**

  • Cost: £80
  • Period: Annual
  • No loan fees

**This Membership allows us to donate memberships to local charities for those in need.

Charity No 1189015