Library of Things

Check out our collection of fun, resourceful and unexpected items.

Bookings are done in person at our Library or by phone 610-356-1510. You can search for Things in the online catalog by searching “Library of Things”, by the specific item, or scroll down for pictures and details.

An adult patron with a card in good standing can have up to two (2) Things checked out at a time. They can be checked out for a period of seven (7) days and renewed once, as long as there isn’t a hold for another patron.  They are only available to be picked up at our Library and must be returned to Marple Library at the Reference Desk.

Late Fees:

  • Late = $5 per day
  • If returned outside of Marple Library (including dropbox) = $20
  • If returned to another Library = $10

Bird Song Identifier

Learn which birds are in your backyard with this pocket identification and learning tool.

Blood Pressure Monitor

Omron 5 Series Wireless Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor

Bocce Ball Set

This classic sport can be enjoyed by all ages and is best played on outdoor surfaces such as grass, sand, or dirt.

Cornhole Set

Includes 2 cornhole boards with 8 all-weather bean bags, carrying case, and rules.

Croquet Set

Easy to learn and fun for families, adults, and kids. 2 to 6 players.

Drill and Driver Set

This battery-powered drill/driver features a high-speed transmission with 2 speeds for a range of drilling and fastening applications.

Graphing Calculator


Green Screen & Stand

Neewer 5’x7′ Chromakey Blue-Green Collapsible Backdrop with Support Stand Kit: 2-in-1 Reversible Background Pop-Up Green Screen Blue Green Panel

Horseshoe Set

Professional quality, regulation weighted metal horseshoe set includes 2 chrome plated and 2 brass plated solid steel pitching shoes and 2 durable metal stakes.

Knitting Starter Set

Knitting and crocheting tools perfect for beginners.

LED Page Magnifier

This page magnifier offers enhanced reading through 24 SMD LED lights and an anti-glare lens, ensuring optimal lighting without straining eyes.

Metal Detector

Detect all kinds of metal from iron relics, coins and household items to precious metals like silver and gold.

Ring Light & Stand

10” Ring Light with 50” Extendable Tripod Stand, Sensyne LED Circle Lights with Phone Holder for Live Stream/Makeup/YouTube Video/TikTok, Compatible with All Phones.

Travel Power Adapter

This combo kit with EU power cable and 4 US/UK/AU/Italy adapters allows you to use American electronics in over 200 countries.