Library of Things

Book and more: browse our collection of items that are available for patrons to checkout. Please note that some of these items may currently be checked out or may have a wait list. For more information on items and availability, call (419) 352-5050 or email for items at Bowing Green, and call (419) 666-9900 for items at the Walbridge. You can also view our Library of Things through our catalog.

Bowling Green & Walbridge

A black metal detectorMetal Detector

A user friendly metal detector. Waterproof up to 10 feet.





An OCLY Action Camera.OCLU Action Camera

A sleek, compact camera for on-the-go shooting. Comes with a camera mount and camera clip.





A 3 Axis Gimbel.3 Axis Gimbel

A 3-axis gimbel. Compatible with GoPro and OCLU Action cameras.





A Micro SD Card.Micro SD Card

A 64 GB Micro SD Card for video shooting.



A laminator.Laminator (with Pouches)

Raid warming laminator. Compatible with 3- and 5- mil hot-lamination pouches, which are included.



Traffic cones.Traffic Cones

Traffic cones are 36" tall with a 14"x14" base.





A DVD PlayerDVD Player

A portable DVD player with a rechargeable battery, HDMI input, and 16" screen.




A black USB card readerCard Reader

Transfer files from memory cards with this card reader. Supports most standard memory cards.




A black digital mircoscopeDigital Microscope

Observe, learn, explore, and repair with 1200x magnification.




A black electricity usage monitor with two plug spacesElectricity Usage Monitor

Monitor your power usage for devices or electronics. 




A blue film-to-digital converterFilm to Digital Converter

Scan your 35mm, 110mm, and 126mm film slides and negatives to convert them to digital files.




A black inspection cameraInspection Camera

Explore hard-to-reach places with this 140-degree camera.




A blue laser level and carrying caseLaser Level

For hanging photos or shelving, and other around the house straightening. 




A green and black portable drum set with drum sticksPortable Electronic Drum Pad

A portable and professional drum set that has up to 10 hours of playtime.




A yellow and black stud finderStud Finder

Find electrical wiring and studs.




A black thermal imaging deviceThermal Imaging Camera

Perfect for temperature readings for home inspections, farming, and more.





A black turntableTurntable

Listen to vinyl wherever you want with this portable turntable.





Two black walkie-talkie radiosTwo-way Radio Set

Communicate up to 5 miles apart with these radios.





Bocce ball in a travel bagBocce Ball

For 2-8 players. The object of the game is to toss the pallino, a small white ball, and then toss or "bowl" the bocce balls to stop as close as possible to the pallino without touching it.




Yardzee with dice in a bucketFarkle & Yardzee

Farkle is a classic dice game that's perfect for family fun or any game night. Roll the dice and try to collect combinations that will earn you some points. But, if you decide to take a risk and continue rolling, you could lose your points in a Farkle!

In Yardzee, take turns rolling dice to try to score combos. You get a total of 13 turns and may roll up to three times on a turn. At the end of each turn, you must fill in one empty box in your column on the score card. The player with the highest grand total at the end of all 13 rounds wins.



Tumble Tower with blocks and a bagTumble Tower

A giant version of this popular indoor game. Builds a tower over 4 feet tall. The object of the game is to remove one block at at time from the tower and stack it on top. The last player to stack a block without making the tower fall wins the game!




A photo of a home movie kit, with projector, projector screen, and speakerHome Movie Kit

This kit includes a projector, a projector screen, and a speaker so you can watch movies, play video games, or stream your favorite TV show on the big screen from the comfort of your home.




Bowling Green Only

A black karaoke machine and boxKaraoke System

Sing your heart out with our karaoke machine, with is Bluetooth enabled.




Photo of a telescopeTelescope

View the stars with a telescope from the library.







Photo of a ukuleleUkulele & Ukulele Tuner

Get started learning the ukulele by checking one out from the library. Ukulele tuner also available.





Photo of a photo and document scannerPhoto & Document Scanner

Quickly scan and send digital versions of your documents or photos to your computer with the Photo & Document Scanner.





Photo of a VHS Converter VHS Converter

The VHS converter makes it easy to convert old VHS home videos into MP4 format, which you can store on your phone or computer.




Blue bike lockBike Locks

If you ride a bike to the library, you can check out a bike lock from the Circulation Desk to keep it safe. Locks are for at-library use only; they cannot be checked out and taken. 





Our Children's Place has STEM Kits available for checkout. Kids can learn about the human body, robotics & coding, animals, trucks & tools, emotions & empathy, and so much more with our hands-on kits.




Kits available at Bowling Green include:

  • My Amazing Body
  • Sound, Music, & Band
  • I Love Animals
  • Yoga for Mindfulness
  • Food & Nutrition 
  • All About Dinosaurs
  • Everyday Science
  • Emotions & Empathy
  • Trucks & Toys 
  • Examine Science & Nature
  • Construction & Building
  • Robotics & Coding
  • Machines & Contraptions
  • Decimals & Rounding
  • Building & Design
  • Understanding Our Universe
  • Math Patterns & Tactile


Walbridge Only

A basketball, soccer ball, football, kick ball, and frisbeeSports Equipment

Check out sports equipment from the Walbridge branch library. Sports equipment available:

· Basketball 
· Football
· Kickball
· Soccer ball
· Ultimate Frisbee



Our Children's Place has STEM Kits available for checkout. Kids can learn about the human body, robotics & coding, animals, trucks & tools, emotions & empathy, and so much more with our hands-on kits.




Kits available at Walbridge include:

  • I Love Animals
  • Imagination & Stories

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