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Welcome to SHARE Oxford

We are passionate about saving waste.
We aim to make sharing easier, to increase access to good quality things so that we may reduce consumption and waste, save money, save the environment, and feel good about it.

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What we do

We launched a Library of Things in Feb 2019,
enabling you to borrow instead of buy items
needed only occasionally,
such as outdoor, domestic, cooking equipment and more.

What is a Library of things?
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We run regular Repair Cafés, where our volunteers fix your broken items to keep them in use for longer.

Next event: Sunday 5th January, at Makespace.

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Volunteer opportunity
Are you passionate about repair and good at organising events?
You could be our next Repair Café coordinator!
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Find out more about our repair cafés

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  • This Black Friday… Borrow! Don’t buy (A special offer)

    November 15, 2019 by

    To mark Buy Nothing Day, and to help you share rather than spend, for one whole week (26th November to 3rd December) we’re offering you the chance to enjoy one free borrow from the Library of Things. And, there’ll even be a bonus opening on *Friday 29th November*, midday-6pm, as an extra opportunity to pick… Read more

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Get involved!

We have Volunteering opportunities!
*We’re looking for a Repair Cafe coordinator*
We always welcome new library/inventory volunteers and repairers.
Read more here.

We have a growing collection of great things to lend but there are a few more things we’d like. If you have things you think the Library could use, please check our donate page for more information and contact us before bringing any items. Thank you.

Opening times: We will be in our space on Tuesdays and Thursdays, approximately 4pm-7pm, and Saturdays approximately 1pm-5pm and at other times by prior arrangement. Outside committed opening hours, please check with us before you travel (call 07410 942204). 

The address is Makespace, 1 Aristotle Lane, OX2 6TP. 

Supporters

The Library of Things in Oxford has been made possible with the help of various supporters.