The West Seattle Tool Library is a non-profit where you can check out tools for projects big and small

A Large Selection of Tools

Become a Member!

A little bit of paperwork, a little bit of computer work, and you're in. Though being a member of the tool library is free for all, we do have a suggested donation.

Buy a Gift Membership

Use the Shop

$10+ per hour
$40+ per week
$80 per month
(Extra fees may apply for the use of one-time consumables)

Please note shop memberships are not included in tool library memberships.

Some Shop Tools:

  • 10″ Saw-Stop Tablesaw
  • 10″ Sliding Compound Miter Saw
  • Router Table
  • Drill Presses
  • Belt/Disc Sanders
  • 12″ Planer
  • 12″ Drum sander
  • 6″ Jointer
  • Hand Planes, Draw Knives, Chisels
  • Random Orbit spindle sander
  • Random orbit palm sander
  • Belt sanders
  • Circular/Worm-drive Saws
  • Reciprocating Saws
  • Dual Saw
  • Angle Grinders
  • Scroll Saws
  • 14″ abrasive miter saw
  • Portable Band Saws
  • Dovetailing & Router Jigs
  • Grinders, wire wheels, polishers
  • 10″x40″ Wood Lathe
  • 7″x12″ Metal Lathe
  • Metal Milling Machine
  • MIG Welder
  • OxyAcetylene Cutting/Brazing
  • Soldering Equipment
  • Hydraulic Press
  • tube bender
  • Sharpening Tools
  • Much more….



WSTL Acquires Laser Cutter – Fundraiser PreSale On NOW!


See our Facebook Fundraiser to learn more about our upcoming laser cutter availability. Receive Discounts during our promotional fundraiser and help us receive donation matching Tuedsay November, 27 #GivingTuesday




WSTL Volunteer Monthly Work Party


Next volunteer session to be announced. Please check back soon or visit us during open hours With a whole lot of tasks to keep the Tool Library up to speed, our Workshop can always use a hand.  Stop by to help maintain our tool collection and fix up the workshop.  Support a great resource for the neighborhood and exchange hours…



Bicycle Fixer Collective


2018 scheduling to be determined. Please check back soon. Every Tuesdays in April and certain Tuesdays in May – June  2017, there is a special Bicycle Edition of Fixers’ Collective, hosted by Stu Hennessey of Alki Bike & Board. We will focus on maintaining bicycles. Let’s get ready to ride! Or if you want to be prepared for roadside repairs we will…


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The Tool Library is located in the back of the building under the breezeway.