The Library of Things is open! We are maintaining a degree of caution over social distancing, but come and talk with us while you borrow.
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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
Our Library of Things enables you to
borrow instead of buy
items needed only occasionally,
such as outdoor, domestic, cooking equipment and more.
We have re-opened with Covid security in place!
Now open: Thurs & Saturday, 12-6pm
What is a Library of things?
Explore the items
We run regular Repair Cafés, where our volunteers
fix your broken items to keep them in use for longer.
Our Repair Cafés are now running on an ad-hoc basis – the fisrt post-lockdown one is on May 22nd – bikes and sharpening only
Find out more about our Repair Cafés and
the date of the next event
~ Latest from our blog ~
At today’s AGM we were excited to announce that we have twinned with Zero in Palermo in Sicily https://zeropalermo.it/ Waste reduction cannot be confined to individual countries if we are to make significant change. By linking, not only with other Libraries in the UK, but also with similar initiatives across the world we hope to … Continue reading First international twinning of Libraries of Things
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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.
Library of Things *new* opening times:
Makespace: Thursdays, approximately 12-6pm,
Saturdays approximately 12-6pm.
Flo’s In The Park: new hours TBA.
We can also meet you at other times by prior arrangement. Outside committed opening hours, please check with us before you travel (call 07410 942204).
Our main address is Makespace, 1 Aristotle Lane, OX2 6TP.
The Library of Things in Oxford has been made possible with the help of various supporters.