Instrument Lending

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Explore your creative side with any of our musical instruments. 

Check-out an instrument for three weeks and they can be renewed if no one is on a wait list for the instrument. Reserve online or find one in your neighborhood Library. 

New items are being added to our instrument catalog regularly.  

Explore our catalog and search by instrument name. 

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 woman playing ukulele


 black woman playing blue electric guitar

Electric Guitar

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Drum Pad



Other Instruments:

  • Bass guitars
  • Acoustic guitars
  • Acoustic youth guitars
  • Keyboards
  • Kalimba
  • Chime
  • Cajon
  • Steel tongue drum


  • Portable PA system
  • Bass guitar amps
  • Guitar amps
  • Capo
  • Guitar slide
  • Guitar distortion pedals




There are many ways your library can help you explore learning an instrument.


LinkedIn Learning


With your library card, you have unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning.  This online training service has hundreds of lessons available on-demand whenever you're ready to learn.  Explore how to play keyboards, guitars, ukulele, banjo, drums and much more. 

Tag us on your social media posts to share with us your progress! 



YouTube Guitar Lessons

YouTube logoYour Fort Worth Public Library also manages Amplify 817 - a commercial-free music streaming service exclusively for Fort Worth artists.  

One of our artists, Jacob Furr is an accomplished musician and music teacher.  With Jacob, we've created a six-part guitar lesson series available on our YouTube page



Local Jam Sessions and Lessons

Some of our locations offer jam sessions and lessons for guitar, bass, keyboard and drums.  Explore the Music Events calendar below. 

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