The Toy Library

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Sharing toys is sharing smiles. While caring for the environment.

Give away or adopt pre-loved toys within your community. Chat, organise, and pick up: as easy as it seems!


How it works

The Toy Library is the place where you can freely share toys within your neighbourhood. Real connections, lovely families like yours, and a caring community.

Give away a pre-loved toy

Give a Toy

List your toy on The Toy Library and give joy to another child in your community.

> Give a Toy

Find a pre-loved toy nearby

Find a Toy

Search by location, filter upon your needs. Find the next toy to give your child a smile!

> Find a Toy

Pass on the toy to another member

Pass it on

Ready to let it go? Pass on the toy to another member! It's easy as pie.

> Pass it on

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Explore pre-loved toys

Filter by age, choose toys from a specific category, select the item size, or just type in a keyword. The next kids present is a click away!

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The reason why

We believe in a world of sustainable and accessible play, where children enjoy a variety of toys while protecting their planet.

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Keep the fun going

Help sustain a community of shared toys for all families. Please consider making a donation to The Toy Library. Every contribution counts, you can make a difference!


Proudly supported by

local office entreprise cork
rethink ireland
cork equal and sustainable community alliance cesca
cork city council
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The Toy Library is a case study part of the founder's PhD in Human Computer Interaction, within the School of Applied Psychology, UCC - supported by Advance CRT and Science Foundation Ireland.