A borrowing library for use by members of the Southland Wood Workers Guild is being set up and will open later in 2018.

Members Wood Working Library
Members Wood Working Library

Thousands of books and magazines have been donated by older members over the last 12 months to enable this library to happen. Melamine and MDF has been donated by SWWG member Jihoon Kim from Dongwha.

Further donations are very welcome. We need
  • A preloved desk-top Windows PC with a monitor.
  • Books
  • Plans
  • Wood working and construction magazines
  • Photos
  • Video material
Contact Mike Peters if you can help 022-600-5006

The material is being organised into broad subjects based on member activity.
  • Carving
  • Construction 
  • Furniture 
  • General
  • Scroll saw
  • Suppliers
  • Tools
  • Toys
  • Turning
The library has books, plans, magazines, photos, and video material. There will also be a reference only section of material that cannot be borrowed.

Everything is being catalogued in a library database.

  • A0-A3 plan printer
  • A3 photocopier
  • A4 computer printer

The librarians are Mike Peters and Brent McFadzien

Hours (when ready to go)
Mondays 7-8.30pm, Wednesdays 10-2pm. meeting nights 7-7.30pm.

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