Non-Traditional Items for Check-Out

Adult

Hotspots

Borrow a Hotspot to have Wi-Fi on the go.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. No renewals.

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Projector

Project movies, slideshows, and more with our Projector.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. No renewals.

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Telescopes

Borrow telescope kits designed for viewing the night sky.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 1 week checkout. No renewals.

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Kindles

Borrow pre-loaded Kindles and enjoy best-sellers & classics.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. No renewals.

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Portable Blu-Ray/DVD Player

Watch Blu-Rays or DVDs on the road with our portable player.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. 1 renewal.

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Binoculars

Make bird watching or stargazing easier with our binoculars.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 1 week checkout. No renewals.

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Blood Pressure Cuff

Check your blood pressure in the comfort of your home or on the go with our blood pressure cuff.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 1 week checkout. No renewals.

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Stud Finder

Home repair is easier with our Stanley Stud Finder.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. 1 renewal.

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EMF Meter

Measure electromagnetic fields fast and accurately with our EMF meter.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. 1 renewal.

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Universal Travel AC Power Adapter

Charge your devices in more than 150 countries with our universal travel AC power adapter.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. 1 renewal.

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Electricity Usage Monitor

Measure your electricity consumption using our electricity usage monitor.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. 1 renewal.

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Portable CD Player

Listen to music anywhere with our portable CD player.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 3 week checkout. 1 renewal.

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Little Free Seed Library

Checkout seeds from our Little Free Seed Library and start your own garden.

Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 5 packs of seeds per card each year.

Youth

American Girl Dolls and Accessories

Borrow a doll and an accessory kit that comes with an extra outfit!

For ages 6 & up. Requires a valid Edwardsville Library card to checkout. 1 week checkout. No renewals.

Launchpads

Borrow tablets with pre-loaded games and activities on educational subjects.

Any cardholder in our library system. 1 week checkout. No renewals.

Preschool Kits

Borrow a preschool kit and be an architect, chemist, paleontologist, and much more!

Any cardholder in our library system. 3 week checkout. 2 renewals.

Science Discovery Kits

We offer a variety of of Science kits, including a frog anatomy kit and a Star Planetarium.

For ages 6 & up. Any cardholder in our library system (Exception: BB8 app-enabled droid is EPL cardholders only). 1 week checkout. No renewals.

Book Discussion Kits

Borrow a kit that comes with 10 books, discussion questions, and an activity.

Any cardholder in our library system. 3 week checkout. 2 renewals (6 week checkout for teachers).

Fishing Poles

Borrow fishing poles provided by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

Any cardholder in our library system. 3 week checkout. No renewals.