SouthEast PortlandTool Library
Like the public library... but for tools

We’ll reopen Jan 5, 2016

We've been open in our new space for a week now, and everyone's reaction has been wonderfully positive. It's warm (I keep saying that!), and lit, and has … [Read more...]

Opening at our new home Tues, Dec 15

We're gonna be ready! We'll be open for regular business right on schedule - beginning this Tuesday, December 15, 5:45 - 7 pm. So come on in... … [Read more...]

We’re ready! Now can you help us move the tools?

  Our new, warm, well-lit space at the Hinson Memorial Church (SE Salmon and 20th Ave) is about ready. It's time to move our tools! This will be … [Read more...]

Moving our tools by bike Dec 5, 2015

To our biker members: Bike move Saturday, Dec 5, 2015. 9 am until 3pm unless done earlier. We hope to move many of our tools by bike, from St Davids … [Read more...]

Our first set of shelves are up!

We have a lot of work yet to do, but are still on target to move in to the new space in mid December. After months of preparation and hard work by so … [Read more...]

On target for our mid-December move

The preparations for our move are going great. In our new space at the Hinson Church we've got the carpet lifted, vinyl asbestos tile removed by an … [Read more...]

The move: Help with the shelving?

Okay, we've ripped up the carpet in the new space and have hired a flooring contractor to grind and refinish the concrete floor and seal it with low VOC … [Read more...]

We found a new home!

For years we’ve been searching for a larger, better location. Thanks for all the leads you’ve given us! At long last, all that effort has paid off. We … [Read more...]

We’re back in business!

  The paperwork issue turned out to be merely a miscommunication. So, really good news, we'll be open as usual for tools returns, loans, … [Read more...]

No new loans!

We are unable to lend out tools while we await some paperwork from our fiscal sponsor. However, we WILL be here for tool RETURNS during our regular … [Read more...]