About Station North Tool Library

SNTL is a grassroots non­profit tool­ lending library in the heart of Baltimore’s most creative neighborhood; Station North. By providing affordable access to tools, skills, and work space, we have created a diverse and welcoming environment where anyone may learn to work with their hands.  Our goal is to be 100% member-funded so that we can continue to innovate member and community driven services. Take a look at what we offer and join!


Hours: Mon-Thurs 5-8p | Weekends 11-5p | Open Shop Hours: Sunday 11-5 | Tues 5-8


1400+ tools in the inventory; from basic to powered hand tools, portable table saws to drill presses and everything in-between. Why buy and store tools when we can share!

View Our Inventory →



Stationary woodshop machinery and workspace, FREE Open Shop hours, twice per week and classes for every ability level and every budget.

Classes + Access →


A safe and friendly environment for people of all walks of life to be creative and foster a do ­it­ yourself attitude. We share what we know and learn from each other - everyone has something special to offer!

Who We Serve 

Before I found the Station North Tool Library I was spending a fortune on tools and building furniture in my backyard. Now I rent all of the tools I need and use the full woodworking shop to make my projects better than they ever were before. But the best part? The community and people i’ve met.
— David

Want to start a Tool Library?

We are happy to help!  Multiple libraries should exist in every city!  FIRST read this, then give us a shout!

417 E Oliver St 21202 |  Hours: Tues-Thurs 5-8p | Weekends 11-5p | Open Shop: Sunday 11-5 | Tues 5-8