🛠 DO YOU WANT A TOOL LIBRARY IN YOUR COMMUNITY?🛠 BIG NEWS – We’re expanding our service across Glasgow into two (or more) communities through an exciting new drop off and collection service We’re looking for community groups or organisaiton in the east and west that can help us deliver this new ‘hub and spoke service’ by acting as anchor or ‘spoke’ locations Please share to get the message out there. If you’re interested in collaborating, head to our website’s info section or follow the Linktree to find out more information. #toollibrary #tools #borrowdontbuy #shareandrepair #powertools #handtools #diy #homemaintenance #craft #woodwork #hobby #sustainableliving #socialenterprise #circulareconomy #grassroots #community #glasgowtoollibrary #sustainability #sharing #library #reuse #recycle #upcycle #repair #Scotland #Glasgow #volunteers ️We had a great time on Saturday hanging out with @repairglasgow at @civichouse_ and @civicstreet_ We were working together to repair tools that needed some TLC and teach maintenance skills to some of our volunteers Together we’re trying to build a culture of sharing and repairing in Glasgow 🛠️#toollibrary #tools #borrowdontbuy #shareandrepair #powertools #handtools #diy #homemaintenance #craft #woodwork #hobby #sustainableliving #socialenterprise #circulareconomy #grassroots #community #glasgowtoollibrary #sustainability #sharing #library #reuse #recycle #upcycle #repair #Scotland #Glasgow #volunteers CLOSES TOMORROW Get your applications in by 5pm 12th May to apply for our role of Community Engagement Worker. Please share with any recent graduates who might be interested. For more information on how to apply, go to our opportunities section on our website or to www.gcas.co.uk#jobopportunity #job #opportunity #graduate #toollibrary #glasgow ️TOOL 800️ No. 800 is a precision drill press that can be used for jewellery, model@making or detail woodwork #ToolTuesday #toollibrary #tools #borrowdontbuy #shareandrepair #powertools #handtools #diy #craft #woodwork #hobby #socialenterprise #circulareconomy #grassroots #community #glasgowtoollibrary #sustainability #sharing #library #reuse #recycle #repair #Scotland #Glasgow #volunteers #volunteerGlasgow #commons #local #shoplocal #zerowaste Work With Us! Community Engagement Worker 6 month opportunity for recent graduates Help us build a culture of sharing and repairing We have an exciting job opportunity for recent graduates (from any level of university education) to work with Glasgow Tool Library on a 6 month part-time paid internship. We are seeking to employ a Community Engagement Worker who is responsible for delivering a National Lottery funded events programme titled “Building a Culture of Sharing and Repairing” and connecting with community members and groups across Glasgow. You are eligible if you are: – Unemployed or employed in a non-graduate level role that does not fit into your future career plan – A recent graduate (summer 2019>) from:Dip HE, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, or PhD levels of study Aged 29 or under Based in Scotland -Have the right to work in the UK* for the duration of the internships you apply to For more info visit our website or follow the link in our Linktree#jobopportunity #Glasgow #toollibrary #repair #reuse #events #tools #repairandshare #graduate

How do I borrow tools?

 

Using the tool library is simple:

  • Create an account
  • Choose your annual Membership: 

          Pay it Forward £25+

          Standard Membership £20

          Concession £15 or pay-what-you-can

 

  • Reserve your tools online. You can borrow up to 10 tools at a time
  • Pick up your reservation 818 Garscube Rd. (Wed 3-7PM / Sat 10-1PM)
  • Bring photographic ID and proof of address with you when you come to collect tools for the first time. If you don’t have the right documentation just let us know and we can figure something out with you
  • Borrow tools for 7 days, with the option to extend your loan for another 7 days (2 week loan maximum)
  • Return your tools when you’re done : )

We are a not for profit charity that want to encourage shared and sustainable ownership by making tools and equipment accessible to everyone. All of the funds raised by membership fees go back into supporting the tool library service, maintaining the tools and making them safe to use. 

Sign up NOW to access HUNDREDS of tools! 

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  • Access Hundreds of Tools

    Sign up today and access hundreds of tools and equipment for a whole year!

  • Membership to Suit You

    Three membership options to suit you: Standard Membership £20 / Pay it Forward £25+ / Concession £pay-what-you-can

  • Sign up in Person

    If you would prefer to sign up in person, you can pop down and create an account when we’re open

  • Borrow Don’t Buy!

    You can borrow up to 10 tools at a time, for a maximum of 14 days