Borrow a Gadget

nook colorAll equipment checkouts are limited to Curtis Memorial Library cardholders. Please contact the Reference Desk at 207-725-5242 ext. 510 if you have questions.

e-book e-readers

21 day checkout

The Library has four types of e-book readers available for checkout: Amazon Kindle, Nook, Nook Color, and Sony digital book reader.

Each e-reader is loaded with a selection of popular titles.

NOTE: If an e-reader that you wish to borrow has been checked out, you can reserve it through the catalog.

Amazon Kindle – 2010, 2011 Check Availability

NOOKcolor – 2011 Check Availability

NOOKcolor – 2010 Check Availability

NOOKcolor – 2010 (Youth Services) Check Availability

NOOK – 2010 Check Availability

Sony digital book reader – 2010 Check Availability

E-readers may only be checked out by Curtis Memorial Library patrons in good standing with a valid driver’s license. A signed borrowing agreement is also required.

iPad

Library Use Only

1st edition wifi enabled iPad for use inside the library

Orion StarBlast 4.5″ telescope

7 day checkout

The telescope may only be checked out to adult library patrons in good standing with a valid driver’s license. A lending agreement must also be completed.

The telescope comes with 1 Orion StarBlast Altazimuth Reflector; 1 Orion EZ Finder II; 1 Celestron zoom eyepiece; 1 Brinkman headlamp; 1 National Audubon Society Pocket Guide Constellations and 1 laminated instruction manual.

Features: Point-and-view telescope with an 18″-long steel tube with a 113 mm (4.5″) parabolic mirror that swivels on a wooden base.

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GPS receiver

21 day checkout

The GPS receiver comes with an instruction manual and quick start guide in a yellow zippered pouch.

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Kill a watt kit : electricity usage monitor

21 day checkout

Displays the kilowatt hour consumption of the appliance that it’s plugged into.

The Kill a watt kit comes with a 3 page operation manual and 1 printed instruction sheet.

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