Oxford County

Cool Stuff to Borrow

Binge Box

Binge Boxes

You can borrow a Binge Box from the Ingersoll and Tillsonburg branches. Binge boxes are curated sets of 5 DVDs that all share a common theme.



You can borrow a Chromebook at the Ingersoll and Tillsonburg libraries. Chromebooks may be borrowed for three hours while in the library. Borrowers must be 13 and older with a library account in good standing. 

electricity metre

Electricity meters

Test how much electricity your household devices are using. Borrow a meter to save a load! Meters can be checked out from the library for three weeks. 

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Hiking kits

Borrow snowshoes, hiking poles or a hiking backpack filled with must haves for a family hike such as binoculars, a compass, a whistle and pocket guides. Hiking poles and kits can be borrowed for three weeks. Two items per account.

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Kitchen library

Looking to experiment in your kitchen? You can borrow kitchen gadgets and small appliances from the library. Check out our kitchen library catalogue. Kitchen items can be borrowed for one week.

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These tablets are preloaded with a number of themed apps. Great to take in the car on long roadtrips. We have launchpads for ages 3-5, 5-7, 8-10, 10+, teens and adults. You can borrow a launchpad for three weeks.

Maker Kit

Maker Kit

You can borrow a Maker Kit for children of all ages from babies to school aged. Each kit contains books and hands on activities to help you discover different concepts like gears, building, coding and robotics.

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Park Passes

Day-use permits for the Ontario Provincials Parks are available on a first-come, first-serve basis from all 14 branches. These day-use permits are available for two-week loans and are not holdable in advance.

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Playaway views

Want to watch a movie on the go? These small devices are loaded with themed movies and TV shows. You can borrow a playaway view for three weeks.

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Are you planning a family games night? We have sets of trivia cards and card games available to check out from your library branch. Toys can be checked out for three weeks.



Ever wanted to learn the ukulele? Borrow one from the Oxford County Library and make sure to check out ArtistWorks for virtual ukulele lessons.

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Vox books

These picture books come equipped with the VOX reader so your book reads along with you! Simply push play to listen and read. You can either listen with a pair of headphones or using the external speaker attached to the book. Vox Books can be checked out for 3 weeks. Maximum of five titles per account.

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