Technology Resources for Teachers and Students

  • Item

    Description

    # of Pieces Available

    Teacher Checkout

    Student
    Checkout

    Length of Circulation

    Amazon Kindle Fire 7

    Amazon tablet, ideal for listening to books or reading books (although regular Kindles are a better choice).

    10

    Yes

    Yes

    21 days

    Amazon Kindle

    Black and white Amazon tablet designed for reading. It also offers Audible books, but listening requires Bluetooth headphones or speakers

    10

    Yes

    Yes

    21 days

    HP Mini Netbooks

    A very small computer loaded with Microsoft production software – will not connect to the internet.

    15+

    Yes

    Yes (instructions here)

    3 school days

    Digital cameras

    A digital camera used for making still and movie images

    5

    Yes

    No

    Daily or as needed

    Digital Visualizer (document camera)

    “A real-time image capture device for displaying an object to a large audience. Like an opaque projector, a document camera is able to magnify and project the images of actual, three-dimensional objects, as well as transparencies.”

    2

    Yes

    No

    Daily

    Library Chrome Cart

    A mobile cart containing 25 Chromebook laptop computers
    (For use on 2nd floor only)

    Teachers, click here to reserve the Chrome cart

    1

    Yes

    No

    Period by Period

    Airliner Wireless Slate

    A wireless slate is “a tablet that enables you to a manipulate and select on-screen objects, create and save notes, launch applications, etc.”. This is used with a SMART Board and software must be added to your desktop computer before use.

    10+

    Yes

    No

    School year or as-needed