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iPad 2s, Nook Colors, Kindle Fire HDXs, Samsung Galaxy Tab4s: General Info

3 day check-out of some of our devices

  • Truax Library:  Chromebooks, iPads, Samsung Galaxy Tab4s, Kindle Fires and Nook Colors
  • 3 day check-out by currently enrolled Madison College students. We also offer some iPad 2s for in-library use only.
  • First-come first-served basis
  • An equipment agreement form (available in the library) must be filled out prior to checkout of 3 day devices. 

3 Day checkout Truax. Coming soon to our other libraries. 

In Library Use: Rockwell, AutoCAD, AutoDesk, VMware Workstation Player, SolidWorks, Cam Studio, Automation Studio, ETCAI, FanUC, Circuits, Constructor, Adobe CC, Tegrity. Some have Flow software for manufacturing/Automation 

In Library Use: Adobe CC; Tegrity; Camtasia; Snagit; Rosetta Stone Languages

3 Day Checkout and In Library Use

3 Day Checkout

3 Day Checkout

DVD drives, headphones, headsets, cables, chargers, USB drives, scanners, memory card readers, flip cams, and more.

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Use a laptop anywhere in our libraries, including multimedia group study rooms. 

Checkout a Tablet, iPad, Chromebook or eReader for 3 days. 

ipadEquipment is available for students on a first come first served basis, and we cannot guarantee availability or hold equipment for you. 

Check the location and tentative availability of reserve equipment. For example, if the location is TRUAX-RES, the item may be available for use at the Truax Library. If the location is CHECKED OUT, the item is in use by another student, or in maintenance.

What do you think?

Please let us know what you think about our iPad, Nook, Kindle program. Also, let us know if there's anything you'd like to see added to the library's devices.

Equipment Notes

An equipment agreement form needs to be updated yearly to check out three day equipment. You will be asked to fill one out in the library.

We charge the batteries on each device after it is checked in if it is running low and all 3 day devices are checked out with chargers.  If the battery is running low while you are using an in-library only device, come up to the service desk to check out a charger.