Take-Home Equipment

The George A. Smathers Libraries understand the importance of technology, as a way to experiment and develop new ideas, collaborate across disciplines, and play. Accordingly, we have a strong commitment to finding and supplying technologies to support your learning.


Take-Home Equipment

Item categories: 3D, Audio/Visual, Accessories, Cables and adapters, Calculators, Chargers, Miscellaneous, Tablets, and Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality.

Some items require a reservation.

ItemLoan periodLibraryAvailabilityMore infoCategory
3D scanner7 daysEducationCheck availabilitySense2 3D scanner3D
3D scanner - Structure Sensor7 daysMarstonCheck availability3D
3D scanner - Structure Sensor 3 daysArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availability3D
3D scanner3D scannerInside Makery MarstonCheck availability3D
360 camera - GoPro FusionGoPro Fusion 3607 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: GoPro Fusion 360 Camera; extending tripod; 2 tripod attachment pieces; charging cord Audio/Visual
360 camera - GoPro FusionGoPro Fusion 3607 daysEducationCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
360 camera - Ricoh Theta7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
ADA Video Magnifier2 hours inside libraryMarstonCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
Apple 60w MagSafe Power Adapter4 hoursHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityCables and adapters
Apple 85w Magsafe 2 Power Adapter for MacBook Pro with Retina DisplayMagsafe 21 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCompatibility: MacBook Pro with Retina Display and features magnetic DC connectorCables and adapters
Apple 85w Magsafe Power Adapter - MacBook Pro
1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCompatibility: 15in or 17in MacBook Pro and features magnetic DC connectorCables and adapters
Apple Lightning to Headphone Jack AdapterApple headphone to lightning jack1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCompatibility: all devices that have a lightning connector and support iOS 10 or later, including iPod touch, iPad, and iPhoneCables and adapters
Apple Magsafe to Magsafe 2 ConverterMagsafe converter1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityUse the MagSafe connector on an LED Cinema Display, Thunderbolt Display, or MagSafe Power Adapter to charge a MagSafe 2-equipped Mac computer.Chargers
Apple USB-C Power Adapter and Charging Cable (2m)Apple USB-C adapter1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityChargers
Apple USB-C to USB-C CableUSB-C1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCables and adapters
Arduino Uno Microcontroller Arduino7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityMiscellaneous
Binoculars 7 daysMarstonCheck availabilitycludes Celestron NatureDX outdoor and birding binoculars, tripod mount, and smartphone adapter
Blood pressure cuff1 dayHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityMiscellaneous, Tools
Calculator - Canon LS82Z Canon calculator1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCalculators
Calculator - Engineering/Scientific Scientific calculator1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityTexas Instruments TI-36X ProCalculators
Calculator - Financial Financial calculator1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityProfitability calculations, cash flow function, calculates NPV and IRR for uneven cash flows, time-value-of-money, amortization keysCalculators
Calculator - Graphing Graphing calculator1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCasio fx-9750GII, Texas Instruments TI-84 PlusCalculators
Calculator - TI BA II Plus 2 hoursLibrary WestCheck availabilityFor finance, accounting, economics, investment, statistics, and other business classesCalculators
Camcorder - Canon Vixia7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
Camera Kit - Olympus DSLR7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
CamRah Lens 7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityMobile device lens kitAccessories, Audio/Visual
Charging cable4 hours inside libraryEducationCheck availabilityKingback multi-use charger feature 30-Pin, Micro USB, Type-C, and Lightning cords for use on a variety of mobile devices.Chargers
Charging CablePhone chargerAFA 2 hours, Marston 7 daysArchitecture & Fine Arts, MarstonCheck availability4-in-1 USB charging cable with type-C, micro USB, Apple Lightning, and Apple 30-pin connectorsChargers
Deburring ToolDeburring tool7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityDeburring tool for deburring copper and steel pipes after cutting. Made of plastic with steel blade.Tools
DeWise Lavalier Microphone Lavalier Microphone7 daysLibrary WestCheck availability3.5mm jack input microphone, not software needed!Audio/Visual
Digital caliperDigital caliper7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityBattery powered, Inch/Metric, 0-6" Range, +/-0.005" Accuracy, 0.001" ResolutionTools
Digital video camera kit2 hours inside libraryHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
Digital video camera kit7 daysEducationCheck availabilityKicteck 4K Ultra-HD Camcorder with wide-angle lens and stereo microphone attachmentsAudio/Visual
DisplayPort to HDMI AdapterDisplayPort to HDMI7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityConnects a computer's DisplayPort to an HDTV for audio/video streaming or to an HD monitor or projector - HDMI cable required Cables and adapters
Drawing tablet - Wacom Intuous ProWacom drawing tablet7 daysMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. Can be used with Mac or PC. https://www.wacom.com/en-us/products/pen-tablets/wacom-intuos-pro Tablets
Dremel kitDremel kit7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityDremel 4300-5/40 - variety of accessoriesTools
Drill set - screwdriving and drill bitsDrill set7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityDeWalt drill, 8.0 Amp motor; 3/8 inch ratcheting keyless chuck; 21 piece, titanium coated speed tip drill bit set; 45 piece screwdriving set with tough caseTools
DVD headphones multi-splitter2 hours inside libraryArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
DVD, CD, Blu-ray, External USB DriveBlu ray1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityBlu-ray drive plays Blu-ray discs, DVDs, and CDs.Accessories, Audio/Visual
DVD/CD Writer - Portable2 hoursLibrary WestCheck availabilityAccessories, Audio/Visual
DVDRW drive - External USB 2 hoursArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availabilityDellAccessories, Audio/Video
Electricity Usage Monitor7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityCounts consumption by Kilowatt-hours, with high-power tolerance rated at Max.16A, compatible with 220v ac. Includes extension cable.Tools
Electronics Repair KitElectronics repair kit7 daysMarstonCheck availability100-piece computer technician tool kitTools, Miscellaneous

7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: Dremel engraver and a variety of engraving cutters and grinding stonesTools
Epson Moverio7 daysMarstonCheck availabilitySmart glassesVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality
Extension cordExtension cord7 daysMarstonCheck availability25 ft. extension cord with mesh drawstring bagTools
File Set7 daysMarstonCheck availability18Pcs File Set, Round and Flat File Kits are Made of High Carbon-Steel, Ideal Wooden Hand Tool for Woodwork, Metal, Model & Hobby ApplicationsTools
Google Glass7 daysMarstonCheck availabilitySmart glasses Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality
GoPro Hero 5 Active Supplemental Kit7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityIncludes: Adjustable mount kit, helmet mount kit, handlebar/seatpole mount, chesty strap, and headstrapAudio/Visual
GoPro Hero 5 Aquatic Supplemental Kit7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityIncludes: GoPro Hero 5 Supersuit, floating hand grip, and floaty Supersuit attachmentAudio/Visual
GoPro Hero 5 Camera Kit7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityIncludes: GoPro Hero 5 series camera (in hard-shell case), Tenba backpack, MicroSD memory card, 2 batteries, USB cable, wireless GoPro remote (with USB charger and silver key), wrist strap, 39" selfie monopod, tripod mount, and screen protectorAudio/Visual
GoPro Hero 5 kitGoPro Hero 5 kit7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: GoProHero5; Vicdozia Selfie Monopod 39"; GoPro Smart Remote; GoPro Chesty Chest Harness; GoPro HeadStrap + Quickclip; Lowepro Dashpoint AVC 1 Case; GoPro Jaws Flex Clamp; GoPro The Handler-floating hand grip; 2 rechargeable batteries; assorted mountsVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality
GPS Field Data Collection Kit7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: Geode Sub Meter GPS Receiver; Cedar-Android Handheld Data Collector; manualsMiscellaneous
HDMI cable4 hoursHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityCables and adapters
HDMI cableHDMI cable7 daysBorland (Jax), Library West, MarstonCheck availabilityCables and adapters
HDMI to USB-C adapter HDMI to USB-C1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityConnect USB-C computer or phone to an HDMI-equipped display, monitor, or projectorCables and adapters
Headphone splitter1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
Headphone to USB-C AdapterHeadphone to USB adapter1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCables and adapters
Headphones - Noise-canceling Bluetooth Wireless4 hours inside libraryEducationCheck availabilityWith mic, charging cable, audio cable, and travel caseAudio/Visual
HeadphonesHeadphones1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
HeadphonesHeadphones4 hours inside libraryHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
HeadphonesHeadphones2 hours inside libraryLibrary WestCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
HeadphonesHeadphones2 hours inside libraryArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availabilityAudio/Visual
Headset4 hoursHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityModel ccs55228Audio/Visual
HololensHololens7 daysMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. Microsoft mixed reality headsetVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality
Homeowner's Tool KitHomeowner's tool kit side 1Homeowner's tool kit side 27 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: 16-Foot tape measure; hammer; 18MM knife; level; long nose pliers; slip joint pliers; screwdriver set; ratchet with spinner handle, sockets and bits; SAE hex key set; metric hex key setTools
HTC ViveHTC Vive4 hours inside library; 7 daysMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality
iPads iPad 2 Air1 monthArchitecture & Fine Arts, Education, Library West, MarstonCheck availability
iPadsiPad 2 Air7 daysHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityTablets
iPhone charger with cableAFA 2 hours, HSCL 4 hoursArchitecture & Fine Arts, Health Science CenterCheck availabilityChargers
KobraTech Mobile Tripod KobraTech Tripod & Accessories7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityControl your device's photo shutter with a Bluetooth remote and an easily formed tripod.Tools
KODAK Mini Digital Film Scanner7 daysArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availabilityScan, edit, and save film negatives and slides directly onto an SD cardAudio/Visual, Miscellaneous
Laser levelLaser level7 daysMarstonCheck availability30-ft range self leveling up to 4 degrees accuracy +- 5/16 inchTools
Leathermen Multi-tool7 daysMarstonCheck availability15 tools: Needlenose pliers, regular pliers, hard-wire cutters, wire cutters, wire stripper, 420HC knife, large bit driver, spring-action scissors, diamond-coated file, can opener, bottle opener, awl w/ thread loop, ruler, wood/metal file, medium screwdriverTools
LibWest Tech Accessories Apple 30-pin to VGA cable3 hours inside libraryLibrary West Check availabilityApple 30-Pin to VGA Adapter, Apple 30-Pin to HDMI Adapter, Apple Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter, Apple Mini DisplayPort to AV Adapter (HDMI)Accessories, Cables and adapters
Locking pliers setLocking pliers set7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: 6-inch long nose locking pliers, 10-inch locking pliers; 7-inch offset locking pliersTools
MAC adapters7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityMini-DVI-VGA 1-2; Mini-Display Port-VGA 1-2Cables and adapters
Magic Leap OneMagic Leap One7 daysMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. Augmented reality headset superimposes 3D computer-generated imagery over real world objectsVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality
Measuring tape100-foot measuring tape7 daysMarstonCheck availability100-footTools
Meeting OwlMeeting Owl7 daysLibrary WestCheck availability360° smart video conferencing cameraAudio/Visual
Microphones - Blue Yeti USBYeti micLibrary WestCheck availabilityProfessional multi-pattern USB mic for recording and streamingAudio/Visual
MouseMouse1 dayMarstonCheck availability3-button USB wired mouseAccessories
MultimeterMultimeter7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityHandheld pocket oscilloscope, 40Mega samples/sec in real time with bandwidth up to 10MHzTools
Oculus RiftOculus Rift4 hours inside Made@UF labMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. PC-powered gaming VR headsetVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality
Otoscope1 dayHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityMiscellaneous, Tools
Phone/Tablet Repair Tool KitPhone/tablet repair toolkit7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: screwdriver kit and bits; plastic opening tools; ESD tweezers, utility knife; anti-static wrist strap; SIM card ejector pin and LCD suction cup; triangle plectrums; plastic spudgers; metal spudgers; tin scraper; large plastic double headed opening tool; cleaning cloth; magnetizing and demagnetizing tool; SIM card shells; magnetic protect matsTablets, Tools
Playstation VRPlaystation VR7 daysMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. VR gaming headset with controllers; PS4 requiredVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality
Podcasting kitPodcasting kit7 daysMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. Includes: Zoom H5 4-track portable recorder; professional hairy windscreen; wired remote control; AC power adapter; USB cable; Audio-Technica AT8010 Omni-Directional Instrument Condensor Microphone; Rode NTG2 Condensor Shotgun Microphone; camera caseAudio/Visual
Portable Blu-Ray Player
BluRay Player
7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityPortable Blu-Ray Player with audio jack, built-in speaker, and remote controlAudio/Visual
Portable Charger2 hoursLibrary WestCheck availabilityPowerCore 20100Chargers
Presenter with laser pointer7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityUp to 50-foot wireless rangeAccessories
Presenter with laser pointerWireless presenter7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityCompatiblity: PC and Mac, 65-Foot wireless rangeAccessories
Projector - Dell DLP Pico7 daysArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availabilityModel # M109S; 3 power cords.Audio/Visual
Projector Portable projector with cables7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityPortable projector with native 1080P HD resolution, tripod, remoteAudio/Visual
Pyle Tripod Microphone Stand Pyle Microphone Stand7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityLight-weight stand that holds most standard microphonesAccessories, Audio/Visual
Raspberry PiRaspberry pi7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityMiscellaneous
RecorderZoom H1 Handy Recorder7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityZoom H1 Handy Recorder with built-in stereo X/Y microphone; auto level control; low cut filter.Audio/Visual
Samsung Gear VRSamsung Gear VR7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityVR headset and controller; compatible phone requiredVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality
SanDisk Memory Card - 32GB Ultra Class 10 SDHC UHS-ISanDisk 327 daysMarstonCheck availabilityUp to 80MB/s; ideal for compact-to-midrange point-and-shoot digital cameras and camcorders. Class 10 rating for full HD video (1080p)Accessories
SanDisk Ultra 64GB Micro SDXC UHS-I Memory Card with AdapterSanDisk 647 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIdeal for Android-based smartphones and tablets. 64GB. Adapter fits microSD, microSDHC, and Micro SDXC.Accessories
Sewing and Embroidery MachineEmbroidery machineInside Makery MarstonCheck availabilityTools, Miscellaneous
Sewing kitSewing kit7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: Threader; thread; sewing pins; sewing needles in assorted sizes; Wonder clips; thimbleTools, Miscellaneous
Sewing machine Sewing machineInside Makery MarstonMake reservationReservation Required. Tools, Miscellaneous
Sewing machineSewing machine7 daysMarstonMake reservationReservation required. Eversewn Sparrow 15-32 Stitch Mechanical Sewing Machine with supplies and caseTools, Miscellaneous
Shirt microphone3 hours inside libraryLibrary WestCheck availabilityAUX Port Lav MicAudio/Visual
Shotgun Mic Shotgun Mic7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityZoom long-distance microphone attachment usable with the Zoom Q8 RecorderAccessories
Silhouette CameoSilhouette CameoInside Makery MarstonMake reservationReservation Required. Cuts over 100 materials, including paper, cardstock, vinyl, and fabric up to 12 inches wide.Tools, Miscellaneous
Smove Stabilizer7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityAccessories, Audio/Visual
Socket setSocket set7 daysMarstonCheck availability3/8 Drive Quick Release Ratchet; 3/8 Drive 3'' Extension; 3/8 to 1/4 Drive Adaptor; 3/8 Drive Drill Adaptor; 1/4 Drive Standard SAE Sockets - (5/32,3/16,7/32,1/4,9/32,5/16,3/8); 3/8 Drive Standard SAE Sockets - (7/16,1/2,9/16,5/8,11/16,3/4,13/16,7/8), 1/4 Drive Standard Metric Sockets - (5,6,7,8,9,10,11); 3/8 Drive Standard Metric Sockets - (12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19)Tools
Soldering stationSoldering set7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityIncludes: digital soldering station; lead-free solder wire with rosin core for electrical soldering (0.6 mm); flux pasteTools
Stethoscope1 dayHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityMiscellaneous, Tools
Stud finderStud finder7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityWireless metal detector and AC live wire multi-scannerTools
Stylus Pen7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityAccessories, Tablets
Surface Pro Laptop ChargerSurface Pro charger7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityChargers
Tascam Mini RecorderTascam Recorder7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityMini voice recorder with lavalier mic and shirt clipAudio/Visual
Tec.Bean Wildlife Camera Tec.Bean Wildlife Camera7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityTec.Bean Wildlife Camera that records HD 12MP 1080p resolution videoAudio/Visual
Techo Lens7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityMobile telephoto lens kitAccessories, Audio/Visual
Tripod7 daysArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availabilitySunpak 8001 UTAccessories, Audio/Visual
Universal 65 watt Laptop Charger65-watt laptop charger1 dayMarstonCheck availability6 interchangeable charging tips. Compatible with most major laptop brands.Chargers
Universal 90 Watt AC laptop charger90-watt laptop charger1 dayMarstonCheck availability15 interchangeable charging tips. Compatible with 40W 45W 65W 90W laptop power adapter.Chargers
Universal 90 Watt AC laptop charger90-watt laptop charger4 hoursEducationComing soon15 interchangeable charging tips. Compatible with 40W 45W 65W 90W laptop power adapter.Chargers
USB 2.0 A-Male to B-Mini CableUSB to USB mini adapter1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCables and adapters
USB Flashdrive2 hoursArchitecture & Fine ArtsCheck availabilityAccessories
USB Power Adapter Wall PlugUSB wall adapter1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCables and adapters
USB to USB-C converterUSB to USB-C adapter1 dayMarstonCheck availabilityCables and adapters
USB/Flash drive4 hoursHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityAccessories
VGStudio MaxMarstonMake reservationReservation Required. A software package for editing CT scan dataMiscellaneous
Voice TranslatorVoice translator7 daysMarstonCheck availabilitySupports 70 languages with two-way translation. Incompatible with UF Wifi. Hotspot or personal Wifi required.Audio/Visual
Vuze XR 360° & VR180° camera 7 daysMarstonCheck availabilityhttps://vuze.camera/camera/vuze-xr-camera Audio/Visual, Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality
Web camera4 hoursHealth Science CenterCheck availabilityAccessories, Audio/Visual
Wrenches set Wrenches7 daysMarstonCheck availabilitySAE and Metric wrenches set with storage pouch.Tools
Zoom Q8 Video Recorder Zoom Q8 Video Recorder7 daysLibrary WestCheck availabilityZoom Video and Audio recorder; can be paired with the Zoom Shotgun MicrophoneAudio/Visual
zSpace Tracking Glasses4 hours inside libraryEducationCheck availabilityFor use with the zSpace Desktop located in the EduGator MakeryVirtual Reality/Augmented Reality