Tech Toys now available for loan. Generously funded by the NBPL Foundation

Tech Toys

 

What Tech Toys are Available for Checkout? 

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See what Tech Toy are available or place a hold

 

Go Pro Camera

  • GoPro HERO7 video camera
  • Pelican carrying case
  • Waterproof housing
  • Rechargeable battery
  • Mini SD card
  • Instruction manual

 Canon Digital Camera

Digital Camera

  • Canon Powershot Digital Camera
  • Pelican carrying case
  • Lens cap
  • Instruction manual

 Wolverine 7 in 1 Digital Converter

Media Converter

Convert slides, photos and still film with this handy media convertor.

  • Wolverine 7-in-1 Media Converter
  • Pelican carrying case
  • Converter
  • Cleaning brush
  • Power cord with USB adapter
  • SD card
  • 5 media adapters
  • Instruction manual

 Tripod

Tripod

  • Compact Action Tripod
  • Carrying bag
  • Instruction Manual
  • Mount cameras or smartphones with included attachment

 External Hard Drive

External Hard Drive

  • Portable 1TB Hard Drive
  • Carrying bag
  • USB cable

USB Turntable

 
USB Turntable
  • Supports 33 1-3, 45, 78
  • Built-in speakers
  • Lithium-ion 4 hour battery
  • Includes USB cable, AC adapter, and 45 adapter

 DVD Drive

DVD Drive

  • Plays DVDs and CDs on your computer 
  • USB cable included

 Mobile Hotspot

 

WiFi Mobile Hotspot

  • Access a nationwide 4G LTE network
  • Work, watch videos, play games remotely
  • Connect up to ten devices

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KORG Volca Beats Drum Machine 

  • Analog rhythm machine
  • Use stand-alone or with MIDI
  • Built in speaker and headphone output for easy listening
  • Programmable sequencer

 analog synthesizer

 

KORG Volca Keys Synthesizer 

  • Analog polyphonic synthesizer
  • Use stand-alone or with MIDI
  • Built in speaker and headphone output for easy listening
  • Programmable sequencer

 

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Recording Bundle 

  • Includes Shure SM58 Mic and Focusrite Audio Interface
  • Add lots of connectivity options (line in, mic in, XLR, MIDI) to your computer via usb
  • QR code links to instructions and software included
  • Compatible with Windows and Mac computers

 

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Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 G3 Audio Interface

  • Plug instruments like electric guitars into Digital Audio Workstations to experiment with 
  • Add lots of connectivity options (line in, mic in, XLR, MIDI) to your computer via usb
  • QR code links to instructions and software included
  • Compatible with Windows and Mac computers

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NES Classic mini

  • 8-bit era gameplay
  • 1 and 2-player fun
  • plug and play with HDMI TV
  • 30 pre-loaded games

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Super Nintendo Classic Mini

  • miniaturized SNES
  • 1 and 2-player fun
  • plug and play with HDMI TV
  • 20 pre-loaded games

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Sega Genesis Classic Mini

  • See where Sonic got his start
  • 1 and 2-player fun
  • plug and play with HDMI TV
  • 40 pre-loaded games

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PlayStation Classic

  • Final Fantasy 7 and more! 
  • and 2-player fun
  • plug and play with HDMI TV
  • 20 pre-loaded games

Tech Toys were funded by generous contributions from the Newport Beach Public Library Foundation.

How do I check out Tech Toys?

• Visit the Reference Desk on the second floor of the Central Library.

• Bring your NBPL Library Card

• Tech Toys can be checked out for 7 days. No renewals.

• Customers must be 18 years or older to check out Tech Toys

How do I return Tech Toys?

• Items must be returned to the Reference Desk or Customer Service desk during Library hours.  Do not return in outside bins.

• All parts must be returned with an item before it will be removed from your account

• No online renewals. Equipment can be returned to any library branch.  If item does not have any other customer "holds," it can be checked out for another 7 days.

• Overdue fines are $5/day per item checked out

• Customer is responsible for lost or damaged equipment and peripherals. Lost items will be charged at replacement cost plus $20.00 replacement processing fee.

• The Library is not responsible for any damage that may occur on borrower’s equipment as a result of equipment borrowed from the Library.