Borrow a Guitar

For beginners and virtuosos alike, learn to play the guitar or master your skills without having to buy or rent expensive instruments and equipment.

Try out different guitars to find the right fit. Teach yourself or take advantage of the library’s collection of how-to guides.

All equipment was generously donated to the library by the Guitar Center.

What is in each kit?

  • Guitar and case
  • Strap
  • Tuner
  • Cables and amplifier (for electric and acoustic-electric only)
  • Instruction guides and chord chart

What else do I need to know?

Available to anyone 18 years or older with a Westerville Library card in good standing and a photo ID (such as a driver’s license).

  • Age Restriction: Ages 18+
  • Limit: 2 per customer account
  • Loan Period: 28 Days
  • Photo ID: Required
  • Pickup Location: Pick-up window (walk-up only)
  • Replacement Cost: Guitars and associated items not returned will be assessed, up to $625.
  • Return to: Media Desk*

*Returning guitars through the book drop is prohibited.

Mon - Thurs

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


1 - 6 p. m.