The Library now offers Launchpads, special tablets that are preloaded with high quality, ad-free learning apps grouped by age, grade level, and topic. Hold requests can be placed for any title via the online catalog. Devices are available for a 7 day loan period and can be checked out by any Allendale Library adult cardholder in good standing. While they are free to check out, they will accrue a $1/day overdue fee if not returned on time. Replacement costs are $149 for lost or damaged devices and $20 for a lost or damaged charger/case.
Learn Spanish Adult
ABCs Just For Me ages 3-5
Letters, Letters Everywhere ages 3-5
Count on Me ages 3-5
I’m Ready ages 3-5
A Day at the Zoo ages 3-5
Van Gogh Go Go ages 3-5
Prehistoric Playground ages 5-7
I Made It Mine ages 5-7
Welcome to Letter Land ages 5-7
Uno! Dos! Tres! ages 5-7
I Think I Can ages 5-7
Master Math Mind ages 8-10
Problem Solver ages 8-10
Ready, Set, READ ages 8-10
iPADS (COMING SOON)
The Allendale Library lends iPads to Allendale Library cardholders ages 18 & above with library cards in good standing. The lending period is one week and iPads cannot be renewed or reserved. While free to borrow, there is a $10/day overdue charge if not returned on time. Damaged devices will be charged at full replacement cost. For more information, please read our iPad Lending Agreement.
GAME CONSOLES (COMING SOON)
The Allendale Library owns and circulates the following game consoles: Wii U, XBox One, and Atari Flashback 7. Consoles and accompany equipment are loaned for free for a 7 day loan period but must be checked out by an adult cardholder with a Allendale Library account in good standing. Overdue fee is $1 per day. For a full equipment list and lending policy, click here. Game consoles can be reserved via the online catalog or by contacting the library.
PROJECTOR (COMING SOON)
The Allendale Library has a projector that can be borrowed for a 7 day loan period. This projector is portable, lightweight, and great for showing movies at home or for presentations. Includes and HDMI cable. Overdue fee is $1 per day. The projector can be reserved via the online catalog or by contracting the library.
PORTABLE RECORD PLAYER (COMING SOON)
Go vintage with this easy to carry record player with selectable 33/45/78 speed settings and built-in speakers. Circulates (on an Allendale Library adult library card in good standing) for 7 days with an overdue fee of $1 per day. Player can be requested via the online catalog or by contacting the library.