Library of Things

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Guess what? We don’t just lend out books, DVDs, CDs, etc. We also have all sorts of different items that you can borrow for anywhere from a week to three weeks (just like a book). Come peruse our Library of Things if you dare!!

Telescope

This powerful telescope can show you the stars!

Can be Put On Hold through the Catalog
(Methuen Residents Only)

Pickup Location: Reference Desk

Borrowing period: 3 weeks

WiFi Hotspot

The Internet goes with you w/ a WiFi Hotspot!

Can be put on hold by calling us. 978-686-4080 x12 (Methuen Residents Only)

Pickup Location: Reference Desk

Borrowing Period: 3 weeks

Digital Radon Detector

Make sure your house doesn’t have high levels of Radon with this battery operated detector.

Location: Main Desk

Borrowing Period: 7 days

Bike Lock

Forgot your lock, use ours while you’re here!
(In Library-Use Only)

Location: Main Desk

Borrowing Period: 1 Day

Charging Cords

Is your battery low? With a Card you can use one of our Charging Cords here at the library.

Pickup Location: Reference Desk

Borrowing Period: 1 day

Kill-a-Watt Meter

How much energy is your TV using? What about your toaster? Find out with this meter!

Pickup Location: Reference Desk

Borrowing Period: 1 week

Board Games

Play Chess, Scrabble, and more!
(In-Library Use Only)

Location: Childrens Desk

Borrowing Period: 1 day

Kits

These themed kits include activities, books, games, and puzzles! Ideal for ages 3 – 8

Location: Childrens’ Desk

Borrowing Period: 3 weeks