• Most equipment - except where noted - can be checked out for 21 days by anyone with a valid library account.
  • Children under age 16 must have a parent's or guardian's signature.
  • Overdue fees are $1 a day, and patrons will be charged for missing pieces or parts.
  • Instructions and, in some cases, product guides and ideas are included.
  • Some of the equipment requires software to be downloaded on a home computer.
  • Library customers can place holds on equipment just like any library item through the online Catalog or by calling the Help Desk at (920) 322-3929.
  • The kits are kept at the Main Library downtown but can be shipped for pickup at FDLPL Express.
  • Equipment returns must be made at the desk; do not drop equipment in a return bin.
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Arduino kit Open-source mini computers that can function as the brains in everything from drones to Christmas light shows.
Audio recorder H2n recorder, USB cord, windscreen, mic clip adaptor, adjustable tripod, remote control, AC adaptor & SD card.
Bike lock Lock on steel cable with key.
Bike repair toolkit Includes T-way wrench, seven common bits & one glueless patch kit.
Carousel projector Kodak Carousel slide projector, 2 slide trays, remote control & instructions.
CD lens cleaner Optimizes CD player’s sound quality. Reduces skipping, mistracking & distortion.
Circuit Scribe pen Conductive pen that can create circuits by doodling.
Computer projector Hooks up to computer to project presentations, movies, etc. Note: 7-day checkout.
DVD lens cleaner Optimizes DVD player’s sound quality and reduces skipping, mistracking & distortion.
DVD player Portable player with battery, power cord & power car adapter.
Guitar effect pedals

10 different types of effect pedals for electric guitar. Brands include Overdrive, Distortion and Chorus. Search catalog for "pedal." 

Projector screen 70-inch portable screen on a tripod. Note: 7-day checkout.
Kano computer kit Computers you build and code. Includes Raspberry Pi Model B, speaker, keyboard & idea booklet.
Kill-a-Watt monitor Monitors electric consumption of home appliances. 
Kindle & Nook
e-readers
E-readers preloaded with titles. Separate readers with selections for adults, teens & kids.
Launchpads Tablets for all ages with tons of ad-free learning apps grouped by age range. Note: 7-day checkout.
Lytro camera Shoot first, focus later using a matrix of tiny lenses on a sensing chip.
Makey Makey kit Invention kits turn everyday objects into keyboards, game controllers, musical instruments & more.
Overhead projector Displays transparencies.
Squishy Circuit Conductive, insulating play dough teaches the basics of electrical circuits.
3Doodler 2.0 3-D printing pen extrudes heated plastic that cools into a solid, stable structure.
Ukulele Musical instrument, tuner & chord sheet.
Video recorder HD video recorder, USB cord, windscreen, adjustable tripod, AC adaptor & SD card.

 

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