A wide range of technology devices and other gadgets exclusive for IPPL cardholders Tech Takeout logo
  • Depending on the item, the checkout period is 1, 2, or 3 weeks.
  • Overdue fines are $5 per day.
  • Items may be renewed if there are no other holds. 
  • For questions or more information, contact the Technology Center Desk at 630/887-0829.

A-Z List

apple tvApple TV

  • 1-week checkout
  • Use this streaming device to mirror your iPhone or iPad to your television using the supplied HDMI cable
  • Apple TV does not come with any preloaded streaming content
  • Product website
  • Check availability

logo with border for website

Audiobook iPod 

  • 3-week checkout
  • Check out this preloaded iPod with audiobooks including bestsellers and Amazon's Audible only titles.
  • Use your library card to download more audiobooks from the Overdrive and Hoopla apps.

auto diagnostic toolAuto Diagnostic Tool

cable alternative border for website

Cable Alternatives Kit 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Sling TV and an antenna are two popular alternatives traditional cable and satellite TV.
  • The kit includes Sling TV and an HD antenna.
  • Check availability

camera with borderCamera with TVideo Recorder and Tripod 

  • Try the Canon Rebel T3i 18 MP DSLR with video microphone. Includes tripod and 32 GB memory card. 
  • The camera is perfect for professional headshots, vacation photography, photos of inventory for eBay and Etsy, and more.
  • Product website (Note: this model has been discontinued)
  • Check availability 

cassette to mp3Cassette to MP3 Converter 

portable cdCD Player

boomboxCD Boom Box 

chromebookChromebook 

chromecastChromecast 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Use this streaming device to mirror your Android phone or tablet to your television using the supplied HDMI cable.
  • Product website
  • Check availability 

picture with border

Drawing Light Box

  • 2-week checkout
  • This tool is great for tracing, drawing, precise animation, and stenciling. Tracing paper is included.
  • 18.5" x 13.6" tracing area.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

drawtabDrawing Tablet

  • 1-week checkout
  • Sketch, draw, and paint on a computer using this drawing tablet.
  • The pressure sensitive pen mimics the feel and function of drawing by pencil.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

portable dvd playerPortable DVD Player

  • 2-week checkout
  • Watch movies using this portable DVD player.
  • Car charger lasts up to 5 hours.
  • The device includes AV output cords to connect to a bigger screen.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

casio electronic keyboardElectronic Keyboard 

  • 2-week checkout
  • Learn how to play and create music on a Casio LK-175 keyboard. 
  • The keyboard features 400 tones, 150 rhythms, 110 songs.
  • The keyboard connects to a computer via USB. 
  • Note: Keyboard stand or computer is not included. 
  • Product website
  • Check availability

casio electronic keyboardElectronic Keyboard 

  • 2-week checkout
  • Learn how to play and create music on a Casio LK-175 keyboard. 
  • The keyboard features 400 tones, 150 rhythms, 110 songs.
  • The keyboard connects to a computer via USB. 
  • Note: Keyboard stand or computer is not included. 
  • Product website
  • Check availability

jamstik an electronic guitarElectronic Guitar: Jamstick 

  • 2-week checkout
  • Learn chords using this portable 6-string mini-guitar.
  • Connect via Bluetooth to your phone, tablet, or computer with the associated apps.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

energy lampEnergy Lamp 

  • 2-week checkout
  • Improve your mood, increase energy, regulate sleep, or combat symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder.
  • This device mimics natural sunlight.
  • Check availability 

deskcycleExercise Bike

 

go pro cameraGo Pro Hero+ 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Capture first-person footage using the included chest or head straps.
  • Great for outdoor enthusiasts to document hiking, skiing, and biking.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

vornado circulation fanHome Energy Fan

  • 2-week checkout
  • Reduce energy consumption by circulating the air throughout a room using the Vornado 660 energy smart air floor fan.
  • Product website
  • Check availability 

thermal leak detectorHome Energy Kit 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Kit includes a Thermal Leak Detector (for checking windows and doors) and a Kill-A-Watt energy meter (to monitor appliance power usage).
  • Product website
  • Check availability

ipadiPad

Kindle paperwhiteKindle Paperwhite

 

laptop with borderLaptops with Microsoft Office 2016 

 

laser levelLaser Level

 

yeti microphoneMicrophone 

  • 2-week checkout
  • A Yeti professional quality microphone is great for voice-overs, podcasts, and interviews.
  • It connects to a computer via USB for recording.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

moisture meterMoisture Meter

 

monomouseMonoMouse Zoom

  • 2-week checkout
  • This electronic magnifier connects to your television.
  • Check availability

 

nes classic

NES Classic

SNESSNES Classic

 

nintendoswitch

Nintendo Switch

playstation 4PlayStation 4 

lcd projectorProjector- Overhead LCD

  • 1-week checkout
  • Connect the projector to a computer to display movies, presentations, and images. Perfect for movie nights and parties.
  • We also have projection screens (50-inch or 80-inch) for checkout.
  • Check availability

projection screenProjector Screens 

readingpen2Reading Pen 

  • 2-week checkout
    Personal reading assistant reads the text scanned by word or by line.
  • Check availability

 

netflix streaming serviceRoku with Netflix

hulu streaming serviceRoku with Hulu 

hbo now with rokuRoku with HBO Now

 

amazone prime with rokuRoku with Amazon Prime Video 

gearvrSamsung Galaxy Gear VR 

wolverine slide converterSlide to Digital Image Converter

wolverine snap photo converterSlide and Photo to Digital Image Converter 

amazon echo kitSmart Home Kit - Amazon Echo

google home kitSmart Home Kit - Google Home

soundwizardSound Wizard by HiTec

 

bluetooth speakerSpeaker- Portable Bluetooth Speaker

  • 2-week checkout
  • Bluetooth speaker plays music or audiobooks from your phone, iPad, or computer.
  • Wireless power also makes it great for travel.
  • Check out with an audiobook iPod to listen to books at home.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

stud finderStud Finder

VHSvupoint vhs converter to Digital File Converter

  • 2-week checkout
  • Converts VHS tapes to MPEG digital file. 
  • Requires VHS player or camcorder and television hook-up
  • Check availability

 

vhs to dvd converterVHS to DVD Converter 

turntableVinyl to MP3 Converter

  • 2-week checkout
  • Transfer vinyl records to MP3 files.
  • The converter runs in real time. For example, a 30-minute record takes 30 minutes to transfer.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

wifi hotspotWi-Fi Hotspot 

xboxoneXBox One S

Zoomax magnifierZoomax Magnifier

  • 2-week checkout
  • The ZooMAX, is good for reading books.  It is a handheld 7-inch screen video magnifier for viewing in close-up and distance modes. Features include superb distance viewing, effortless panning and reading lines to help locate content, which helps people with vision distortion.
  • Includes an HDMI cable to connect the device to a larger screen.
  • Product website
  • Check availability
  • Funded by the Darien Lions Club

Zoomax magnifier miniZoomax Magnifier Mini

  • 2-week checkout
  • The ZooMAX mini is a 3.5-inch screen portable magnifier for on the go users for viewing restaurant menus, signs and more. Comes with an attached lanyard for wearing. 
  • Product website
  • Check availability
  • Funded by the Darien Lions Club

Accessibility

monomouseMonoMouse Zoom

 

readingpen2Reading Pen 2

  • 2-week checkout
  • Personal reading assistant reads the text you scan by word or by line.
  • Check availability

 

soundwizardSound Wizard by HiTec

Zoomax magnifierZoomax Magnifier 

  • 2-week checkout
  • 7-inch magnifier designed for people with low vision.
  • Includes an HDMI cable to connect the device to a larger screen.
  • Product website
  • Check availability
  • Funded by the Darien Lions Club

Zoomax magnifier miniZoomax Magnifier Mini

  • 2-week checkout
  • 3.5-inch magnifier designed for people with low vision; comes with an attached lanyard for wearing. 
  • Product website
  • Check availability
  • Funded by the Darien Lions Club

Business

We also have a 3D printer, 2D Carving machine, poster printer, and photo, video and audio equipment and software.  Contact T.J. at 630/884-8023 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for using these devices for your business.

wifi hotspotWi-Fi Hotspot 

laptop with border

Laptops with Microsoft Office 2016

 

chromebookChromebook 

camera with borderCamera with TVideo Recorder and Tripod 

  • Try the Canon Rebel T3i 18 MP DSLR with video microphone. Includes tripod and 32 GB memory card. 
  • The camera is perfect for professional headshots, vacation photography, photos of inventory for eBay and Etsy, and more.
  • Product website (Note: this model has been discontinued)
  • Check availability 

lcd projectorProjector, Overhead LCD 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Connect the projector to a computer to display movies, presentations, and images. Perfect for movie nights and parties.
  • We also have projection screens (50-inch or 80-inch) for checkout.
  • Check availability

projection screenProjection Screens: 50-inch and 80-inch

chromecastChromecast

  • 1-week checkout
  • Use this streaming device to mirror your Android phone or tablet to your television using the supplied HDMI cable.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

Create

camera with borderCamera with TVideo Recorder and Tripod 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Try the Canon Rebel T3i 18 MP DSLR with video microphone. Includes tripod and 32 GB memory card. 
  • The camera is perfect for professional headshots, vacation photography, photos of inventory for eBay and Etsy, and more.
  • Product website (Note: this model has been discontinued)
  • Check availability 

go pro cameraGo Pro Hero+ 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Capture first-person footage using the included chest or head straps.
  • Great for outdoor enthusiasts to document hiking, skiing, and biking.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

yeti microphoneMicrophone 

  • 2-week checkout
  • A Yeti professional quality microphone is great for voice-overs, podcasts, and interviews.
  • It connects to a computer via USB for recording.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

drawtabDrawing Tablet

  • 1-week checkout
  • Sketch, draw, and paint on a computer using this drawing tablet.
  • The pressure sensitive pen mimics the feel and function of drawing by pencil.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

picture with border

Drawing Light Box

  • 2-week checkout
  • This tool is great for tracing, drawing, precise animation, and stenciling. Tracing paper is included.
  • 18.5" x 13.6" tracing area.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

casio electronic keyboardElectronic Keyboard 

  • 2-week checkout
  • Learn how to play and create music on a Casio LK-175 keyboard. 
  • The keyboard features 400 tones, 150 rhythms, 110 songs.
  • The keyboard connects to a computer via USB. 
  • Note: Keyboard stand or computer is not included. 
  • Product website
  • Check availability

jamstik an electronic guitarElectronic Guitar: Jamstick 

  • 2-week checkout
  • Learn chords using this portable 6-string mini-guitar.
  • Connect via Bluetooth to your phone, tablet, or computer with the associated apps.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

Digital Converters

turntableVinyl to MP3 Converter

  • 2-week checkout
  • Transfer vinyl records to MP3 files.
  • The converter runs in real time. For example, a 2-hour VHS takes 2 hours to transfer.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

vhs to dvd converterVHS to DVD Converter

  • 2-week checkout
  • Transfer VHS tapes to DVD.
  • The converter runs in real time. For example, a 2-hour VHS takes 2 hours to transfer.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

cassette to mp3 converterCassette to MP3 Converter

wolverine slide converterSlide to Digital Image Converter

  • 2-week checkout
  • Transfer your slides to digital images.
  • Takes snapshots of 8mm and Super 8 film. (Note: It does not transfer video.)
  • Product website
  • Check availability

wolverine picture converterSlide and 5"x7" Photo to Digital Image Converter

vupoint vhs converterVHS to Digital File Converter

  • 2-week checkout.
  • This device converts VHS tapes to MPEG digital files. 
  • This device requires VHS player or camcorder and television hook-up
  • Check availability

Entertainment

netflix streaming serviceRoku with Netflix

hulu streaming serviceRoku with Hulu 

hbo now with rokuRoku with HBO Now

 

amazone prime with rokuRoku with Amazon Prime Video 

cable alternative border for website

Cable Alternatives Kit 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Sling TV and an antenna are two popular alternatives traditional cable and satellite TV.
  • The kit includes Sling TV and an HD antenna.
  • Check availability

ipadiPad

Kindle paperwhiteKindle Paperwhite

 

logo with border for websiteAudiobook iPod 

  • 3-week checkout
  • Check out this preloaded iPod with audiobooks including bestsellers and Amazon's Audible only titles.
  • Use your library card to download more audiobooks from the Overdrive and Hoopla apps.
  • Check availability or List of preloaded titles

nes classicNES Classic

SNESSNES Classic

nintendoswitchNintendo Switch

playstation 4PlayStation 4 

gearvrSamsung Galaxy Gear VR 

lcd projectorProjector- Overhead LCD

  • 1-week checkout
  • Connect the projector to a computer to display movies, presentations, and images. Perfect for movie nights and parties.
  • We also have projection screens (50-inch or 80-inch) for checkout.
  • Check availability

projection screenProjector Screens 

apple tv

Apple TV

  • 1-week checkout
  • Use this streaming device to mirror your iPhone or iPad to your television using the supplied HDMI cable
  • Apple TV does not come with any preloaded streaming content
  • Product website
  • Check availability

chromecastChromecast 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Use this streaming device to mirror your Android phone or tablet to your television using the supplied HDMI cable.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

go pro cameraGo Pro Hero+ 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Capture first-person footage using the included chest or head straps.
  • Great for outdoor enthusiasts to document hiking, skiing, and biking.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

 

Media Players

portable dvd playerDVD Player (Portable)

  • 2-week checkout
  • Watch movies using this portable DVD player.
  • Car charger lasts up to 5 hours.
  • The device includes AV output cords to connect to a bigger screen.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

portable cd playerCD Player

boomboxCD Boom Box 

bluetooth speakerSpeaker- Portable Bluetooth Speaker

  • 2-week checkout
  • Bluetooth speaker plays music or audiobooks from your phone, iPad, or computer.
  • Wireless power also makes it great for travel.
  • Check out with an audiobook iPod to listen to books at home.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

Home

amazon echo kitSmart Home Kit - Amazon Echo

google home kitSmart Home Kit - Google Home

 

laser level

Laser Level

 

moisture meter

Moisture Meter

 

stud finder

Stud Finder

 

vornado circulation fanVornado Fan

  • 2-week checkout
  • Reduce energy consumption by circulating the air throughout a room using the Vornado 660 energy smart air floor fan.
  • Product website
  • Check availability

thermal leak detectorThermal Leak Detector 

  • 1-week checkout
  • Kit includes a Thermal Leak Detector (for checking windows and doors) and a Kill-A-Watt energy meter (to monitor appliance power usage).
  • Product website
  • Check availability

energy lampEnergy Lamp

  • 2-week checkout
  • Improve your mood, increase energy, regulate sleep, or combat symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder.
  • This device mimics natural sunlight.
  • Check availability

deskcycle

Exercise Bike