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Submit Our Form for Library Material Donations

Thank you for considering a donation to the National Toy Train Library! Please fill out our web form below to get started with your in-kind gift of materials to the Library collection.

Would you rather make a financial contribution to help support our work or volunteer with us? You can find more information on our main Library Donation page.

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Browse All of Our Library Services

Discover more about the wide range of services we offer at the National Toy Train Library.

Books for Sale

View our current inventory of duplicate materials available for purchase. All proceeds support developing the Library’s collection.

Digital Archives

Some of our library holdings—mainly images and advertising collections—can be viewed online at home. Learn more here.

Research Requests

Learn more about the wealth of research services we offer to general researchers, collectors, and other toy train enthusiasts.

Services & Fees

Visiting the Library is always free, though we charge some small fees for our research and library special services. Learn more.

Form Requests

Find any and all forms you may need to submit with requests related to research and library special services on this page.

Library Donations

The Library can accept certain material donations in addition to cash gifts for collections development. Learn how to make a gift.

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The National Toy Train Library

The National Toy Train Library is overseen by a committee of volunteers, who specialize in toy trains from various manufacturers and time periods. The Library is always happy to assist researchers and TCA members both in the physical library and with questions submitted online.

Call (717) 687-8623 ext. 108 or email with questions.

Ready to Start Your Toy Train Research? Search the Online Catalog Now!

Wondering if we have a particular resource you’re looking for? Our online catalog—which is regularly updated with new records—provides a glimpse into a significant part of our library holdings.