The library has many types of equipment available for community members to use at the library or to checkout and take to use at home.  Questions about the equipment? Give us a call at 616.846.5770, send us an email, or stop by the library.

We also offer classes and tutoring appointments.  Register for upcoming classes or schedule an appointment.


If you want to film a movie, create music, or edit your drawing – along with many other possibilities, these items will get you there.

  • Bamboo drawing tablet (available for checkout)
  • Digital camcorder (available for checkout)
  • Green screen kit (in-house use only)
  • Video recording kit (available for checkout)
  • iMac (in-house use only)
  • Typewriter (in-house use only)


Your old slides, photos, cassette tapes, home movies, and more can be transformed and made accessible again.

  • Cassette to MP3 converter (available for checkout)
  • Film, slide, photo, and negative scanners (available in-house and for checkout)
  • VHS digital converter (available in-house and for checkout)
  • Overhead projector (in-house use)
  • Slide projector and carousel slide tray (available for checkout)
  • Digital projector (available for checkout)
  • Tracer projector (available for checkout)


Devices to try before you buy, to use while yours is in the shop, or just for fun. All are available for checkout.

  • iPads
  • Laptop computers
  • Cassette car adapter
  • Portable MP3/CD players
  • Portable cassette players
  • Sewing machines