Tool Library

Resource Central’s Tool Library hosts a centralized inventory of hundreds of hand, electric, and gas-powered tools. The paid membership-based program promotes community resource sharing while leveraging communal purchasing power. The Tool Library delivers affordable tool-lending services to individuals, businesses, and civic or community organizations. Browse tools online

General Tool Categories

  • Automotive
  • Concrete and Masonry
  • Construction and Renovation
  • Electrical
  • Gardening and Landscaping
  • Painting and Drywall
  • Plumbing
  • Tiling
  • Woodworking

Tool Donations

Help support ReSource by donating your unwanted tools. We accept all tools with the exception of cordless or battery-operated ones. Help us build a community tool inventory that benefits everyone. Your donation is tax deductible! You can bring your tools directly into the Tool Library, or through the regular donation process.

Rental Policy

Tools are available to anyone over 18 years of age, but you must first become a member. To begin your membership, simply complete the application and provide photo identification when you come to shop.

Membership Applications

Individual Tool Library Application


Membership Fees

There are four membership levels to fit your tool rental needs:

Individual: $25 per year

Family/Couple/Roommates: $25 for first member, $10 each additional member per year

Non-Profit: $100 per year (tax exempt status required)

Business: $150 per year

Daily Rental Fees

Our daily rental fees for members are typically 50 – 65% less than any other rental business. Most non-powered hand tools rent for under $5 a day, the average power tool rents for under $8 a day, and the average gas-powered tool rents for $15 a day.