10228 Fischer Pl. NE Seattle, WA 98125 neseattletoollibrary@gmail.com (206) 524-6062

COVID-19 Info


• Hours on the website are up-to-date.
• You can show up as your schedule allows. An appointment is not required.
• Expect volunteers outside of the library to help enforce safety procedures and navigate the new check-in and check-out processes.

Safety Procedures

• Face masks and physical distancing are required.
• Observe the social distancing markers placed on the ground.
• A limited number of members are allowed inside at any given time. Please plan for extra time to allow for everyone’s safety. To ease congestion and wait times for others, consider making a solo visit.

Tool Returns

The tool return process is designed to be contact-free. Please help us by returning as many of your tools as possible at this time.

Before Arriving
We request that you pre-sanitize your returns, if possible.

On Arrival
Do not enter the library.
Go to the tool return/disinfecting station (back/East side).

Tool Browsing and Check Out

Before Arriving
• Please be prepared with a list of desired tools to expedite service. You can browse the catalog and write down tool numbers.

On Arrival
• Go to the back of the building to the East door stairs to enter.
• Wait to be called in by a coordinator or volunteer.
• Request the tools you’d like to check out. Unavailable tools may be placed on the wait hold list.
• Exit at the North loading dock.

Volunteer Needs

We are in need of volunteers to help us stay open! Please sign up today if you can.

Thank you, and stay safe,
NE Seattle Tool Library Steering Committee