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.
SD Card Reader, USB-powered SD card reader/writer. Loan period 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.
Adapter (HDMI Multidevice Ring),
HDMI ring of 5 connects HDMI cable to DVI, Mini Display, Micro Display, Display Port and Mini HDMI. Loan period 6 hours.
Adapter (HDMI to VGA),
Connects VGA cable to the HDMI port on devices. Loan period 6 hours.
Adapter (HDMI/DVI to MDP), MDP to HDMI/DVI adapter. Connects an HDMI cable to the MDP port. Loan period 8 hours.