BU Toy Library

Toy Library Language and Literacy Resource

BU Toy Library

3215 McCormick Center
Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Mary Katherine Duncan, Ph.D.

Located on campus, the BU Toy Library is the first-of-its-kind play and literacy resource center in Central Pennsylvania. The BU Toy Library serves professionals and paraprofessionals within our community as well as Bloomsburg University faculty, staff and students who are engaged in activities such as, but not limited to:

  • volunteer work
  • service learning
  • internship and practicum
  • teaching
  • clinical work

Toy Library Objectives

  • To make available stimulating toys and other play resources to support and enhance faculty, staff, and students’ interactions with individuals of ALL developmental ages and abilities.
  • To promote the public value of play through on- and off-campus presentations and publications.
  • To engage students, faculty, and staff in the development of play resources and reference materials.
  • To assess the use and usefulness of the BU Toy Library in order to continue expanding this campus-based resource through successful grant applications.