Want to Borrow Something Different?

The library is now lending ukuleles, binoculars, WiFi Hot Spots, a telescope and a Killawatt meter.  We are expanding our offering beyond books into other materials for fun, recreational and educational purposes.

Binoculars – The library owns one set of Orion Scenix 7X50 binoculars.  Place a hold on them here.  You will be notified when they are ready for pickup.  They check out for 2 weeks.


Kill-A-Watt Meter – Plug in the Kill A Watt energy detector at your home or office, and find out exactly how much electricity each device is using.  Identify which appliances and equipment uses the most electricity so you can try to be more vigilant about turning off those appliances and equipment when they are not in use.  Place a hold on the Kill-A-Watt meter here.  It checks out for 2 weeks.


Telescope – The library has obtained a telescope for patron lending through the Aldrich Astronomical Society.  Patrons over 18 may reserve the telescope here.  The telescope checks out for 2 weeks.


Ukuleles! – The library owns 3 ukuleles that can be checked out for 2 weeks.  Learn-to-play DVD included!  Place a hold on a Ukulele here!


WiFi Hot Spots – The library is lending T-Mobile WiFi HotSpots!  Click here to reserve yours! Patrons are limited to one reservation at a time.   No additional reservations are permitted until current checkout is returned. Once returned, you may reserve again for anytime 60 days or more in the future.  Reservations are limited to one per household per 60 day period.  Due to their popularity, HotSpot loans, both by reservation and for walk-ins, is limited to Bellingham residents only.