Library of Things: STEM

Try STEM-themed toys and items for all ages without the burden of purchasing.

DASH ROBOT
DASH robot
This Play-i, Inc. kit includes a robot, a USB cable, and building brick connectors. Recommended for ages 5+. View availability
LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 CONSTRUCTION SYSTEM
LEGO Mindstorms
Builders can create five different robots from one set using the free EV3 Programmer App on their tablet. Then they can use the intuitive drag-and-drop interface to program their favorite robots to walk, talk, think, and do anything they can imagine. Recommended for ages 10+. view availability
MBOT EDUCATIONAL ROBOT
mBot kit
This make-a-robot kit includes 20 component parts, 22 small parts, one remote control, four AA batteries, and a hardcover book. Recommended for ages 10+. view availability
SNAP CIRCUITS, JR.
Snap Circuits, Jr
Give your child an exciting, hands-on introduction to electronics with the Elenco Electronics Snap Circuits Jr. This kit includes a Snap Circuits set with one grid, 31 parts, an instruction booklet, and a hardcover book. Recommended for children 8+. View availability
The skeleton book and floor puzzle
The Skeleton Book
Learn all the major bones while you assemble this 5-foot soft foam skeleton puzzle and read "The Skeleton Book." One side is illustrated, the other side is labeled with the names of each bone. Recommended for ages 8+. view availability
MOBILE WIFI HOT SPOT
coolpad surf mobile hotspot
This 4G LTE hotspot is small with an easy-to-use interface and simple steps to get started. The Coolpad Surf provides Internet access through WiFi and tethering. Connect up to 10 WiFi devices simultaneously. view availability
CODING CRITTERS PLAYSET
coding critters playset
Code along with your first coding friends and their screen-free storybook coding adventure. Play fetch, hide and seek, and more with brave Ranger and mischievous Zip. Design your own endless coding challenges. Feed, pet, and take care of your interactive pets in play mode. Recommended for ages 4+. view availability
GEOSAFARI JR. TALKING MICROSCOPE
Geo Safari Jr. microscope
The GeoSafari talking microscope is a great way to engage young children in scientific observation, while having fun at the same time. They'll spend hours engaged with the microscopic images while the microscope talks to them, sharing fun facts about what they're seeing on the slides. Recommended for ages 5+. view availability
kids beginner microscope
beginner microscope
Create your own discoveries with reusable blank slides and covers, tweezers, eye dropper, Petri dish, and more. view availability