To checkout a BiblioTech device, users must visit a BiblioTech branch with a valid, picture ID and sign an electronic agreement form. Click to search for the device you want to borrow.

Adult eReaders

Kindle Fire

Kindle Fire

The Kindle Fire is a wifi enabled multi-touch device that allows you to access BiblioTech’s digital collections via apps.

  • Lending Period: 2 weeks
  • Renewals: 1, as long as there isn't a waiting list
  • Battery life: 7 hours. Power cords are not provided, so please turn the device off when not in use.
  • Book Limit: 5 at a time
  • WiFi capable? Yes
  • Download books from home? Yes

Nook Glowlight

Nook Glowlight

The Nook Glowlight is a high-resolution e-ink device that features a touchscreen and optional page illumination.

  • Lending Period: 2 weeks
  • Renewals: 1
  • Battery life: 2 weeks
  • Book Limit: 5
  • WiFi capable? No
  • Download books from home? No, BiblioTech staff will load the eBooks for you

Children's eReaders

Nook HD

Nook HD

The Nook HD is a touchscreen tablets with over 100 preloaded books and apps for children, ages 0-12, and can be checked out from BiblioTech South.

Books are arranged on shelves according to Fountas & Pinnell Text Levels (A-Z).

  • Lending Period: 2 weeks
  • Battery life: 8-10 hours.
  • Power cords are not provided, so please turn the device off when not in use.
  • WiFi capable? No
  • Download books from home? No

Playaway Launchpad

Launchpad Image

Playaway Launchpads are touchscreen tablets in various subject areas with books and apps for children and can be checked out from BiblioTech East.

Devices are for grades PreK-K; K-2; 3-5 and 5+ 

  • Lending Period: 2 weeks
  • Battery life: 8-10 hours.
  • Power cords are provided
  • WiFi capable? No
  • Download books from home? No

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 is a touchscreen tablets with over 100 preloaded books and apps for children, ages 0-12, and can be checked out from BiblioTech West.

Books are arranged on shelves according to Fountas & Pinnell Text Levels (A-Z).

  • Lending Period: 2 weeks
  • Battery life: 8-10 hours.
  • Power cords are not provided, so please turn the device off when not in use.
  • WiFi capable? No
  • Download books from home? No

In-Library Use Devices

Apple iPads

Apple iPad

BiblioTech users can checkout an Apple iPad for use in the library.

  • Lending Period: 1 hour
  • Renewals: Yes, as long as there are no other users waiting for the iPad

Apple MacBook Pro

MacBook Pro

BiblioTech users can checkout an Apple MacBook Pro for use in the library.

  • Lending Period: 1 hour
  • Renewals: Yes, as long as there are no other users waiting for the MacBook

Wireless Hotspots

Wireless Hotspots

Wireless Hotspot

BiblioTech's Wireless Hotspots provide a wireless network for users to checkout and take with them.

Lending Period: 2 weeks

Wait between returning the hotspot and putting in another hotspot request: 2 weeks

Devices per household: 1

To put a request in for a hotspot, please log in here and then search for "wireless hotspot" and Submit a Request.