If you’d like to support our cause and you’ve got some Things, money, or time you’d like to share, please read on…

Donate Things

We appreciate all offers of good quality new or second-hand items for the Library. Please email us at to discuss. Please note, with limited space we need to be selective and cannot accept all donations so it is important to contact us before bringing your potential donation along.

The Library aims to stock a wide variety of items which are useful to people occasionally, within the following broad categories:

  • DIY
  • Outdoors
  • Sports
  • Leisure
  • Domestic

  • Cooking
  • Gardening
  • Children’s/babies’
  • Transport
  • what else? – tell us

A few examples of things we would particularly like to have is here (see the full list here):

Home etcToolsFun / Events
Baking/cake tinsBelt sander Airbed pump
Carpet cleaner Dust sheets Barbecue
Clothes – formal ones for job interviews Floor sander Camp bed
Garden umbrella Laser level Craft equipment
Spade Scaffolding tower Folding tables
Sugar thermometer Workbench Re-usable cups, crockery and cutlery for parties

Please email us at so we can arrange to talk about your possible donation. We are also open to having items on loan under a Lending Agreement between SHARE Oxford and the owner.

Donate financially

We are also very grateful of any financial donations – these will help us with our ongoing running costs and also help us to improve and expand the Library and our Repair Cafes.

You can donate via PayPal using the button below, contribute by signing up for a one-off or continual membership, or contact us at to discuss other options.

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Organisations which have contributed are listed on our supporters page. Let us know if you’d like to be one of them!

Donate your time

We are looking for volunteers! Please see our volunteering page for more information.