Holiday hours: The libraries will be closed on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, as well as on Monday, Nov. 12. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, Nov. 13.

Library of Things

The Library of Things is the WFL’s newest collection of non-traditional library items, such as cake pans, a digital microscope, and a toolkit. This collection is ever-expanding; see below for the current Things available to you with your library card!

Please note that items with an asterisk * are only holdable by Wellesley residents. All items that are “in-library use” are not holdable.

Image ItemCall NumberLocationCheck Out Options
Adapter - Lightning Digital AVCIRC DESK Lightning digital AV adapterCirculation DeskIn-library use.
2 hour loan period.
Apple Lightning to USB cable (x2)CIRC DESK Lightning to USB cableCirculation DeskIn-library use.
1 day loan period.
Adapter - Lightning to VGA (x3)CIRC DESK Lightning to VGA adapterCirculation DeskIn-library use.
2 hour loan period.
Adapter - Mini DisplayPort to DVICIRC DESK Mini displayport to DVI adapter Circulation DeskIn-library use.
2 hour loan period.
Adapter - Mini DisplayPort to VGA (x3)CIRC DESK Mini displayport to VGA adapterCirculation DeskIn-library use.
1 day loan period.
Adapter - Mini HDMI to VGA cableCIRC DESK Dell Mini-HDMI (M) to VGA Video Adapter Cable - 3334WCirculation DeskIn-library use.
1 day loan period.
Adapter - Sony Memory Card External ReaderSony External Multi Card Reader/Writer Model MRW62E + cableReference DeskIn-library use.
1 hour loan period.
Arduino Kit* (x3)LIBRARY OF THINGS/Arduino kit #Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Assistive Listening KitASSISTIVE LISTENING KITSee Reference DeskIn-library use.
Backyard Nature Explorer Kit*J LIBRARY OF THINGS/BACKYARD NATURE EXPLORER KITChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Bike Riding KitLIBRARY OF THINGS Bike kitAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
BinocularsLIBRARY OF THINGS/BINOCULARS Mason 7 x 50Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Birding KitLIBRARY OF THINGS/BIRD WATCHING KITAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Birds Discovery KitJ LIBRARY OF THINGS/BIRDS DISCOVERY KITChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Blocks, woodenJUVENILE BOARD/CARD GAME Wooden blocksHills BranchIn-library use only.
Bluetooth Speaker (x2)LIBRARY OF THINGS/BLUETOOTH WIRELESS SPEAKER/OontZ Angle 3 UltraAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Bug Detective KitJUVENILE BUG DETECTIVE KIT Children's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Cake Pans (x11)J LIBRARY OF THINGS CAKE PAN *Title/Shape of Pan* Children's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Car Charger (x10)LIBRARY OF THINGS/Car charger-Micro USB 24W Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
CD Player (x4)LIBRARY OF THINGS/CD PLAYER #/GPX portableAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Charger - Apple 45W MagSafe (x2)Apple 45W MagSafe 2 power adapter N17908 Model A1436 Reference DeskIn-library use.
1 hour loan period.
Charger - Apple 60W MagSafe Model 1435Apple 60W MagSafe 2 power adapter ADP-60AD V Model 1435Reference DeskIn-library use.
2 hour loan period.
Charger - Apple 60W MagSafe Model A1330Apple 60W MagSafe Power Adapter for MacBook, Model A1330Reference DeskIn-library use.
2 hour loan period.
Charger - Apple 60W MagSafe Model A1344 (x2) Apple 60W MagSafe Power Adapter for MacBook, Model A1344 Reference DeskIn-library use.
1 hour loan period.
Charger - iPad MiniApple 10W power adapter for IPad mini Model A1357Reference DeskIn-library use.
Charger - PC, DellDell AC Adapter 65w Model # CH-06Tfff-75661-4CH-05FJ-AOOReference DeskIn-library use.
2 hour loan period.
Code-A-Pillar* (x7)J LIBRARY OF THINGS Code-a-pillarChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Code-A-Pillar Basic Expansion Pack* (x2)J LIBRARY OF THINGS Code-a-pillar/BasicChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Code-A-Pillar Moves Expansion Pack* (x2)J LIBRARY OF THINGS Code-a-pillar/MovesChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Code-A-Pillar Sounds Expansion Pack* (x2J LIBRARY OF THINGS Code-a-pillar/SoundsChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Crochet Hook SetLIBRARY OF THINGS Crochet hook set Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Digital Video CameraLIBRARY OF THINGS/DIGITAL VIDEO CAMERA/Vivitar DVR 508 Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Digital Video Camera, Mini, High-DefinitionLIBRARY OF THINGS/HIGH DEFINITION MINI DIGITAL CAMERA (Kingear) 18 Mega pixels, 8x zoom-Must supply SD card Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
DVD player - portable*LIBRARY OF THINGS/DVD portable playerAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Film to Digital Converter* (x2)LIBRARY OF THINGS/Film to digital converterAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Games - Adult*LIBRARY OF THINGS/BOARD/CARD GAME Game TitleAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Games - Children's*J LIBRARY OF THINGS BOARD/CARD GAME Game Title Children's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Grandparent Travel Kit (x4)LIBRARY OF THINGS Grandparent Kit (Travel) Kit #Children's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Handheld Sewing MachineLIBRARY OF THINGS/Handheld sewing machineAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.

HDMI Cable (x2)CIRC DESK Belkin High Speed HDMI cableCirculation DeskIn-library use.
1 day loan period.
Karaoke USA system-Model GF842* LIBRARY OF THINGS/Karaoke USA system-Model GF842Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Karaoke Songs KitLIBRARY OF THINGS/Karaoke songs kitAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Kill a Watt MetersKill a Watt #Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Kindles - Adult* (Kindles are pre-loaded with e-books of a certain genre)E-READER Kindle Fire # Genre
(For example: E-READER Kindle FIre 9 Mystery/Suspense)
Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Kindles - Juvenile*J LIBRARY OF THINGS/KINDLE # GenreChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Kindles - Youth*Y KINDLE/KINDLE 8/GenreChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Knitting Needles (x16, different sizes and materials)LIBRARY OF THINGS Knitting needlesAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Label MakerLIBRARY OF THINGS/Label maker DYMO LabelManager 160 Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3-week loan period.
Laptop - Macbook AirREF DESK MacBook Air 13" Model A1466 Reference DeskIn-library use.
1 hour loan period.
Laptop - MacBook Pro (x2)REFERENCE MacBook ProReference DeskIn-library use.
1 hour loan period.
Laptop - Toshiba Satellite ProToshiba Satellite Pro S00M-EZ2402Reference DeskIn-library use.
1 day loan period.
Laser LevelLIBRARY OF THINGS/LASER LEVEL (QOOLTEK)Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Launchpads - Adult* (Tablets pre-loaded with brain games)LIBRARY OF THINGS/LAUNCHPAD TitleAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Launchpads - Adult Graphic Novels* LIBRARY OF THINGS/GRAPHIC LAUNCHPADAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Launchpads - Youth Graphic Novels*Y GRAPHIC LAUNCHPAD titleChildren's Room - Library of Thinks3 week loan period.
Launchpads - Children's*J LIBRARY OF THINGS LAUNCHPAD TitleChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Launchpads - Children's Graphic Novels*J LIBRARY OF THINGS LAUNCHPAD TitleChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Luggage ScaleLIBRARY OF THINGS/Luggage scale-L.L. BeanAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3-week loan period.
Magnifier, illuminated (1 large, 1 medium)*Illuminated magnifer (size)Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Magnifier, illuminated (small) x2*REF DESK Illuminated magnifier (small)Reference DeskIn-library use.
Microscope - American Optical Sixty*LIBRARY OF THINGS/Microscope American Optical Sixty, model 60,61,62 Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Microscope, digital*DIGITAL MICROSCOPE Dino-Lite AM3111Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Nintendo 2DS XL*J LIBRARY OF THINGS/New Nintendo 2DS XLChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Nintendo 3DS XL*J LIBRARY OF THINGS/New Nintendo 3DS XLChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Pet Stain Flashlight - UVLIBRARY OF THINGS/UV Pet stains flashlightAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Phone charger - iPhone 4s or older (30 pin)Apple USB Charger Adapter (Model A1265 wall plug + Model MA591cable)Reference DeskIn-library use only.
1 hour loan period.
Phone charger - iPhone 5 or newer and newer iPads)Apple (Belkin) charger and Belkin cable for Apple Iphone 5.5, Ipad Air, Ipad miniReference Desk In-library use only.
1 hour loan period.
Phone charger - SamsungSamsung USB Data Charging Cable Model U9 ECC1DU2BBEReference DeskIn-library use only.
1 hour loan period.
Playaway Views*J VIEW GenreChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Power Pax Apple and Android battery packREFERENCE Power Pax #Reference Desk
Circulation Desk
In-library use only.
1 hour loan period.
Presenter - Kensington remote with laser pointerCIRC DESK Kensington presenter with laser pointerCirculation DeskIn-library use.
1 day loan period.
Projector - mini home theater*LIBRARY OF THINGS/Mini home theater projectorAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Puzzles - AdultLIBRARY OF THINGS/PUZZLE/Title/# of PiecesAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Puzzles - Children'sJ LIBRARY OF THINGS/PUZZLE/Title/# of PiecesChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Reading GlassesREF DESK Reading glassesReference Desk
Circulation Desk
In-library use.
1 day loan period.
Robot - Cady Wida*J LIBRARY OF THINGS/ROBOT/Cady WidaChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Robot - Cozmo*J LIBRARY OF THINGS/Cozmo robotChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Robot - Ozobot Bit*J LIBRARY OF THINGS Ozobot bit starter packChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Robot - Sphero 2.0*J LIBRARY OF THINGS/ROBOT/Sphero 2.0Children's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Save Your Memories Kit*LIBRARY OF THINGS/SAVE MEMORIES KIT (cassette to digital, film to digital, VHS to digital converters, portable scanner)Audiovisual Room - Library of Things.3 week loan period.
Scanner - Portable*LIBRARY OF THINGS/MOBILE SCANNER (DOXIE FLIP)Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Handheld Scanner - Portable*LIBRARY OF THINGS/PORTABLE SCANNER (VuPoint Magic Wand)Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Stud Finder - magneticLIBRARY OF THINGS/MAGNETIC STUD FINDER Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Tape to Digital Converter (x4)LIBRARY OF THINGS/ CASSETTE TAPE TO DIGITAL CONVERTER Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Telescope - Orion StarBlast 4.5"*CIRC DESK Wellesley TelescopeCirculation Desk3 week loan period.
ToolkitLIBRARY OF THINGS/ToolkitAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
TotebagsTOTE BAG #Circulation Desk3 week loan period.
Ukuleles* (x15)J LIBRARY OF THINGS UKULELEChildren's Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Umbrellas (x20)CIRC DESK Umbrella #Circulation Desk3 week loan period.
Video Capture* (x2)LIBRARY OF THINGS/VIDEO (VHS) CAPTURE VHS TO Mac/PC/IPhone/IPad (requires VCR player)Audiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.
Video Games - Juvenile*J GAMES
Platform/Game Title
Children's Room
Computer Desk
3 week loan period.
Video Games - Youth*Y GAME Platform/TitleYouth Room3 week loan period.
Virtual Reality GlassesLIBRARY OF THINGS/VIRTUAL REALITY GLASSES/SMAVR 3D VR Immersive-VR HereAudiovisual Room - Library of Things3 week loan period.

 

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