Equipment Loan Program
UMD Libraries has a variety of general-use equipment, from calculators to projectors and plenty of things in between! Our general-use equipment is first-come, first-serve and typically cannot be borrowed overnight or reserved in advance. To borrow general-use equipment, bring your UMD ID and visit the Tech Desk (McKeldin 2nd floor), the STEM Library service desk, or the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library service desk.
Need to borrow items for a longer period of time, or looking for specialty equipment? Explore the options below to learn about our long-term use laptops, media production equipment, equipment for studying, health, and wellness, and more. To reserve long-term equipment, please submit the request form at least 24 hours in advance of your need.
Power Bank (Long March), Portable battery bank. Loan period is 6 hours.
USB Mouse, USB wired mouse, compatible with both Windows and Apple devices. Loan for 6 hours.
Wand Scanner (VuPoint Solutions), Portable scanning device, great for scanning documents, pictures and class notes. Loan for 6 hours.
Wireless Keyboard, Logitech wireless keyboard with mouse and USB adapter. Loan period 6 hours.
Portable Blu-ray player with screen and remote control. Loan period 6 hours.
Digital Slide and Negative Scanner (JUMBL),
Stand alone, requires no computer interface, Negative and Slide Digital scanner. Save internal memory up to 40 images to internal drive or SD/SDHC cards. Compatible with both Windows and iOS operating systems. Loan period 6 hours.
Light Therapy Lamp (Verilux),
Verilux light therapy lamp. Can be checked out for 2 hours with out referral to 28 days with referral from Health Center.
Power Bank (Omni 20+),
Omni 20+ portable power bank. Powers laptops, camera, cell phones, speakers and more. 60W USB-C Port, 5-25V DC Out port, 100W wall socket and two USB ports. Loan period 6 hours.
Power Strip Tower(Plug-in and USB),
Movable power tower, plug up to 8 devices via USB and 8 devices via AC electrical outlets. Loan period 8 hours, but many are scattered throughout the 2nd Floor.