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Phone chargers now available for loan at McKeldin and EPSL

Posted: Nov 19, 2012

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Universal USB phone chargers are now available for loan at McKeldin Library and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Library.

McKeldin Library has acquired 15 new chargers that come with a 6-foot USB extension cable and a USB wall adapter, allowing students to charge their phones either using a wall outlet or through their laptops. EPSL has five chargers.

The phone chargers are a new addition to the larger equipment loan program offered through the University Libraries. Equipment is loaned at no charge and available to students only.

The following devices are also available for loan to students at the McKeldin Library Circulation Desk:

  • Laptops - 12 Dell Vostro, 11 MacBook Pro, 13 MacBook Air
  • Netbooks - 5 Dell Inspiron Mini
  • Tablets - 7 iPad 2, 5 iPad (1st gen), 5 ViewSonic gTablet
  • E-book readers - 5 Sony Reader Daily Edition
  • Cameras - 3 Nikon Coolpix L120 still cameras and 3 Sony Bloggie Duo video cameras
  • Noise-reduction headphones - 16 Cyber Acoustics
  • Universal* laptop chargers - 5 Ultra X-Pro charger (*fits most brands except Apple/Mac)
  • MacBook chargers - 12 MacBook chargers for various, recent models
  • HDMI and VGA cables - standard 10ft HDMI to HDMI and VGA to VGA cables (can be used with monitors in group study rooms)
  • HDMI and VGA adapters - various adapters including mini-DVI to VGA, mini-DisplayPort to HDMI/DVI and VGA (can be used with our MacBooks), and iPad to HDMI and VGA

Check the availability schedule to see what devices are currently available for loan.

Provided thanks to the Library Technology Fee.