With tech tools available on site — and a wide range of items you can take with you — we have what you need to entertain, create and innovate.
ON SITE TOOLS
Choose from hundreds of ready-to-print designs on Thingiverse or create your own design using Tinkercad! Librarians will then print your project using one of our 3D printers. Printing time depends on size of piece and number of printing jobs already scheduled. Cost is 10 cents per gram of plastic, due at time item is picked up. Available at Heatherdowns, King Road, Oregon, South, Sylvania, Waterville and West Toledo - Contact location to reserve.
Need some buttons to promote your new business, initiative or creative idea? We'll show you how to design and print the buttons that you need to drive attention to your cause! Materials supplied - 25 cents per button or 5 buttons for $1.
Cricut Machines, poster printers and sewing machines
CRICUT EXPLORE AIR and CRICUT MAKER
Cricuts are the ultimate electronic cutting machines for DIY arts and crafts projects. Cut over 60 different materials with ease and precision and choose among a variety of designs found on Cricut Access. We provide the machine and software, you bring the materials you wish to use! Available at King Road, Oregon and Sylvania - Contact location to reserve.
The Expression HD Wide Format Color Poster Printer provides ultra HD photo quality - get brilliant borderless prints from 4" x 6" to 13" x 19". Available at Sylvania - Contact location to reserve.
The portable Husqvarna Sewing Machine teaches engineering, art and math. Available at Sylvania - Contact location to reserve.
Computers at some of our locations feature additional software that allows you to be your own producer. Create your next masterpiece with the same platforms the pros use, including:
FILM TO DIGITAL CONVERTERS
We offer Wolverine brand digital converters for turning 35mm, 126KPK, 110 slides/negatives, 8mm and Super 8 movies into digital images or movies in seconds. No computer or software needed. All items are saved into its internal memory or optional SD/SDHC memory card, up to 32GB capacity. Easily connects to any Windows PC or MAC, to offload images or view on TV.
TOOLS FOR CHECKOUT
Equipped with an Orion StarBlast 4.5" telescope and multiple accessory items such as a magnifying eyepiece, headlamp, constellation guide, instruction book, batteries and a carrying case.
GoChip Beams are entertainment streaming devices that allow customers to watch movies and television series anytime, anywhere and on any device without internet connectivity. GoChip Beams contain a rechargeable battery, a WiFi-broadcaster and movies or a television series ready to watch. After downloading an app and connecting to the GoChip WiFi signal, up to 8 simultaneous users can stream the available movies/television series to electronic devices.
Available at all locations.
EXTERNAL STORAGE (1 TB)
My Passport is the trusted, portable storage that perfectly complements your on-the-go lifestyle. Designed to fit in the palm of your hand, there’s plenty of space to store a massive amount of photos, videos, music and documents. Perfectly paired with WD Backup software and password protection, the My Passport drive helps keep your files safe.
The Canon XA10 camcorder is an ultra compact professional camera that records in full HD 1080p. Available at West Toledo - Contact location to reserve.
The Canon EOS Rebel T6 DSLR camera will suit many photography needs and skill levels. Available at Sylvania - Contact location to reserve.
TECHY PROGRAMS FOR ALL AGES
Code IT, Jr.
Tuesday May. 21
Location: King Road
at 4:15 p.m.
Learn the basics of coding with kid-friendly software and hands-on activities. Grades K-3.Event Details for Code IT, Jr.
Thursday May. 23
at 4:00 p.m.
Create a unique work of art with sharpie markers and your imagination! We will be decorating and improving upon ordinary objects.Event Details for Sharpie Art
Create for the Community
Thursday May. 23
Location: West Toledo
at 4:00 p.m.
Do you like to create things? Do you enjoy giving to others? This is the perfect opportunity to make something that will make the world a happier place for someone else.Event Details for Create for the Community