Library of Things: Technology

Whether you need to borrow a WiFi hot spot to access the Internet or want to learn coding with your kids, we have what you need.

LED page magnifier
MagniPros Page Magnifier
The MagniPros 3X Large Ultra Bright LED Page Magnifier has an optical grade lens that measures 4.5"x 7" and magnifies up to 300 percent. View availability
Electricity usage monitor
Kill A Watt monitor
The Kill A Watt monitor can tell you the amount of electricity used by small to medium sized electrical devices in your home. It will also help you discover the items that are turned "off" but still draw power, adding to your energy bill. View availability
Waterproof digital camera
Waterproof camera
This waterproof camera is the perfect travel companion, ready to capture all your adventures and fun selfies even under water. Rugged, compact, and lightweight, it goes anywhere and can handle every challenging journey, from the bumpiest, dustiest desert road tour to underwater selfies. 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
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
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