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Technology for Loan at the Hoboken Public Library

The Hoboken Public Library has a variety of technology available to Hoboken residents to borrow.  Please make appointments with the second floor reference desk (201)-420-2347 or reference@hoboken.bccls.org.

Electronic Devices Circulation Policy
Kindles, Nook HD, iPads, Galaxy Notebook, and Laptops are available at the reference desk for Hoboken Library Residents over 18 years of age with library cards.  Patrons will need to show their picture ID and their library card to borrow the items.  Patrons may not download any material on to the devices and they should be returned in the condition that they are circulated in.  There is a penalty for violating policy.  If the items are damaged or not returned you will be charged for the cost of the device.  Patrons must return all of the electronic devices listed below to the second floor reference desk.  There will be a $5.00 per day fine for items that are overdue. 

Kindle Fire, Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Voyage, and Apple iPad Airs
A Kindle Fire, Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Voyage, and 2 Apple iPad Airs are available with selections of both fiction and nonfiction ebooks.  You can view a pdf of current list of titles downloaded on these devices. New titles will be available in the future. Devices may be borrowed for up to two weeks.  Patrons may reserve the Kindles or iPads a day in advance.  They will be updated on a regular basis with new books and best sellers.View Current List of Titles. Patrons may reserve devices a day in advance. Please let us know if you have any recommended titles to be added to the devices.

Kindle Fire HDXs
Five Kindle Fire HDX are available with selections of both fiction and nonfiction ebooks.  You can view a pdf of current list of titles downloaded on these devices. New titles will be available in the future. Devices may be borrowed for up to two weeks.  Patrons may reserve the Kindles a day in advance.  They will be updated on a regular basis with new books and best sellers.View Current List of Titles. Patrons may reserve devices a day in advance. Please let us know if you have any recommended titles to be added to the devices.

Laptops and Galaxy Note 10.1
Laptops and the Galaxy Note 10.1 are available for in library use only.  Laptops may be borrowed Monday-Saturday for up until one hour before the library closes.  You may reserve the laptops up to a week in advance.

 iPad Mini with Foreign Language and Travel Titles
One ipad mini is available to be checked out for up to two weeks.  Patrons may reserve the iPad Mini a day in advance.  It will be updated on a regular basis with fiction and nonfiction in Spanish, French, German, and other foreign languages. The iPad also has books focused on travel and foreign language learning for English speakers. View Current List of Titles. Please let us know if you have any recommended titles to be added to the devices.

 

If you have any questions, please contact us at (201) 420-2347 or email us: reference@hoboken.bccls.org.

     

 

 

 
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