Equipment available for checkout

All items are available to all students, faculty, and staff of Kent State University at the Performing Arts Library desk on a first come, first-serve basis.

Return all equipment listed below directly to the Performing Arts Library desk. To avoid damage or breakage, do not put equipment in a hallway library return drop.

Only items marked with a dagger (↑) are able to be checked out to Community Borrowers.

Apple USB SuperDrive

Play and burns CDs and DVDs. For use with computers without an internal disc drive (USB). Compatible with MacBook Pro with Retina display, MacBook Air, iMac (late 2012) and later, Mac mini (late 2009 and later), Mac Pro (late 2013). (1 day check-out)

Chromebook Laptops

An 11.6" laptop that runs the Chrome Operating System.  Easily access your Kent State University Google Apps for Education such as gmail, Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides.  Detailed information on Chromebooks. (2 days check-out)

Digital Video Cameras & Tripods

Detailed information on camcorder loans. (1 day check-out)

Digital Audio Recorder

Simple-to-use digital recorder with omnidirectional microphones and records in MP3 or WAV format. (1 day check-out)

Dry-Erase Board Kits

Each kit includes an 8.5" x 11" dry-erase board, five dry-erase markers of assorted colors, and one eraser.

Headphones(↑)

Basic over-the-head headphones. (2 hour check-out)

Laptop Power Adapters

  • Dell power adapters work with most Dell laptop models. (1 day check-out)
  • Apple power adapters work with most Apple Mac Book Pro and Mac Book Air models made after 2007. (1 day check-out)

SD Card Reader

SD Card reader plugs into a USB port. (2 hour check-out)

Splitters(↑)

Allows 2 people to simultaneously listen to audio. (2 hour check-out)

Wireless Presenter

Use to control slide presentations. Works with both PowerPoint and Keynote programs. Features include laser pointer, slide control, stopwatch, speedscroll, PC and Mac compatible and has a range of up to 70 feet.

Find more information on additional equipment and technology available for checkout at the main University Library.