MEDIA

Media

  • January 12, 2016 – My City with Blake Carter
  • January 5, 2016 – Finding Toronto’s Real Sharing Economy by Luke Simcoe
  • December 2, 2015 – 7 Surprising Things Libraries Loan Other Than Books
  • April 30, 2015 – Power Tools and Paperbacks Now Under One Roof as libraries Unite
  • March 15, 2015 – Soon you can borrow tools from the Toronto Public Library by Aubrey Jax March 10, 2015 – How-to books and tools to do the job: Soon, Downsview Library will offer both by Chris So
  • March 5, 2015 – The Top 10 Things You Can Borrow in Toronto
  • March 25, 2015 – Lawrence Alvarez and Ryan Dyment, part of a series on ‘Minimal’ for Creative Mornings Toronto
  • March 7th, 2015 – “The Sharing Economy” on Under the Influence with Terry O’Reilly
  • January 29th, 2015 – “Man regains use of injured hand using 3D printer: Designed assistive glove, printed it with Toronto Tool Library’s 3D printer”
  • January 24th, 2015 – “The top 5 Maker Spaces in Toronto” by Natalia Manzocco
  • January 19th, 2015 – “La bibliothèque Des Outils”
  • January 14th, 2015 – “Sharing is caring (and sustainable): A different kind of commerce is on the rise in T.O.” by Kelli Korducki
  • January 5th, 2015 – “House Works: tool libraries offer affordable choice to DIYers” by Steve Maxwell
  • December 17, 2014 – “Tool Library’s Alternative Gift Fair let’s you swap your items, land free gifts” by Katrina Clarke The Sharing Economy, on Ideas with Paul Kennedy, Tool Library President Lawrence Alvarez interview at 25:24
  • September 29, 2014 – “Hammering Home the Logic of Pooling Our Tools” by Catherine Porter
  • September 7, 2014 – “DIY libraries aid Canada’s can-do attitude” by Daniel Lak October 18, 2013 – “Toronto Tool Library Nails Down Its New East-End Location” by Eleni Deacon
  • August 28, 2013 – “Tool sharing store looking to open east end Location” – by Mark McAllister (VIDEO)
  • March 22, 2013 – “Sneak peek of Toronto’s first tool library” by Audra Brown (VIDEO)
  • March 15, 2013 – “Toronto makers and hackers share philosophy on tools” by Denise Balkissoon
  • February 5, 2013 – “Toronto’s First Tool Library gears up to open in Parkdale” by Alyshah Hasham
  • February 5, 2013 – CBC Metro Morning interview with Tool Library co-founder Ryan Dyment – Host Jane Hawtin
  • February 2013 – CBC News Spot on Toronto Tool Library (VIDEO)
  • February 2013 – Radio Inverview – Click here to listen MORE LINKS TO PAST COVERAGE Green Moxie Silo Breaker Mississauga.com

Media Contacts

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MEDIA RELEASES

  • March 31, 2014: Anniversary celebrated with OTF Grant
  • OCTOBER 31, 2013: Tool Library East-End GRAND OPENING
  • AUGUST 28, 2013: Crowdfunding new Tool Library in Danforth