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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.

Availability as of 11:32 AM on October 5, 2022
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Adapter (MagSafe to Type C), Type C to MagSafe 2. Connects type C cable to MacBook with MagSafe 2 port. Loan period 6 hours.
Category: Adapters


Adapter (USB Type C to USB 3.1),  Connects type C  to USB and other type C  devices. Loan period 6 hours.
Category: Adapters


Adapter (USB Type C to Lightning), Connects Type C to  compatible device with a lightning port. Loan period 6 hours.
Category: Adapters


Bike Helmet, RecWell Bike helmet. In case you need a helmet for your bike or scooter. Loan period 24 hours.
Category: RecWell Active Terps Brain Break


BluRay Player, Portable Blu-ray player with screen and remote control. Loan period 6 hours.
Category: Accessories


Camcorder (Sony HDR-CX240), High-definition Sony HDR CX 220/L handy camcorder with 2.7-inch LCD screen. 27x optical, 32x extended zoom lens and 29.8mm wide angle lens.  Captures video 1920 x 1080, full HD. Has USB, HDMI connectivity. Perfect for portability and ease of use. Loan period 6 hours.    
Category: Video Cameras


Digital Audio Recorder(Zoom H1), Zoom H1 Handy portable digital recorder. One-touch control for ease of use with micro SD card media for simple transfer of recordings. Must be reserved online  3 days in advance. Loan period up to 3 days.
Category: Production Equipment


Digital Audio Recorder (Zoom 6), Portable Zoom 4 and 6 series portable audio recorders 4 to 6 track audio recorders. Perfect for recording podcasts, audio for video, music and other content. 4-6 XLR/TRC ports for microphones. Loan period 6 hours.
Category: Audio Recorders


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.
Category: Accessories


HDMI Cable, 3, 6 and 10 feet HMI Cable. Loan period 8 hours.
Category: Adapters


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