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Mann Library

Open until 10pm - Full Hours /
Lobby/Contactless Pickup: Open 24 Hours

Laptops & Equipment

Equipment is available for loan at the Mann Library Help Desk on a first come, first served basis. Laptops may be borrowed for up to 2 weeks at a time, and other specialty equipment may be borrowed for up to 5 days at a time. Olin Library also has equipment available for loan. For information on what equipment is available at Olin, please refer to their Laptop & Equipment Loan page.

Additionally, the Mann Help Desk has phone chargers, computer chargers, power banks, headphones, calculators (scientific and graphing), and other peripherals available for loan. These items are available on a first come, first served basis and may be borrowed for up to 3 hours at a time.

Questions on borrowing equipment or laptops? Please contact the Mann Help Desk at 607-255-3296 or email


PC Laptops

  • 20 Dell Latitude Laptops


  • 10 MacBooks 
  • 5 MacBook Airs for short-term loan (3 hours)


Sony video camera

Video Cameras

  • 4 Sony FDR-AX43 UHD 4K Handycams
Alpha A6400 DSLR camera

DSLR Cameras

  • 8 Sony Alpha A6400 Mirrorless Cameras
Magnus tripod

Tripods & Attachments

  • 9 Magnus Tripods
  • 8 TYCKA Ranger Tripod
  • 6 Tripod Cell Phone Mount
  • 5 Tripod Adapter Rod
Blue Yeti Microphone


  • 2 Blue Yeti USB Microphones
Tascam audio recorder

Audio Recorder

  • 6 Tascam DR-07x Audio Recorders


  • 2 Fangor F-402 Projector
Singer sewing machine

Sewing machines

  • 2 Singer Sewing Machines
2 1/2 inch button maker

Button makers* 

  • 2 2.25-inch Button Makers
  • 1 1-inch Button Maker
*button blanks are available for sale in sets of 10 at the Help Desk