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Makerspace Tool Lending Library: Welcome

Launched in October 2014, the Tool Lending Library at College of San Mateo Library allows current students & employees to check out tools for hardware, electronics, learning, science projects, arts & crafts, and more.

Welcome to the Tool Lending Library - Browse Tool Categories

Arts and Crafts Tools   Electronics Tools   Educational Tools   Hardware and Power Tools   All Tools  

CSM Library Makerspace

College of San Mateo Library Makerspace logo

String Art Project

The Library Makerspace Project seeks to create a space on campus for open access hands-on, do-it-yourself, creativity and sharing. The project is tied to the national “Maker” movement.

The Tool Lending Library is part of College of San Mateo Library's Makerspace Project.

Browse Tool & DIY Project Categories

TLL-C: Arts & Crafts

TLL-E: Electrical & Computer

TLL-EDU: Educational Toys

TLL-H: Hardware & Power Tools

The Fine Print

The Tool Lending Library is made possible by generous grants from the Pacific Library Partnership and the College of San Mateo Office of the President.

Only current CSM students and employees with a signed waiver on file may checkout tools and projects.

Be kind: Clean your tools before returning them.

Tools must be returned during library open hours (please do not leave them in the book drop).