Tool Lending Library

The Tool Lending Library is focused on handheld gardening equipment. The tools are searchable through our catalog with images of the tools. To see a list of all tools type “Tool Lending Library” as a keyword.


Tools check out for one week and must be returned to the Main Library’s front desk in clean and working order. Late fees are $1/day and there are fees for dirty tools.


Located on the second floor of the

Alameda Free Library
1550 Oak Street

Alameda, CA  94501


The Tool Lending Library is made possible by a grant from the Bay Area Library and Information System Innovation Fund Program BALIS


With the assistance of

Ploughshares Nursery


Brochures and Forms for Tool Library

Brochure - English

Brochure - Espanol


Tool Library Waiver Form

Tool Library Waiver Form - Espanol