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Tools for Home

Reduce waste and help yourself by borrowing from the library.

We offer a variety of items that you may be interested in trying out before purchasing or that you may want to use once or twice, but don’t need to own. This collection is supported, in part, by the Friends of the Winchester Public Library.

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Chromebook & Hotspot Kit

Work or study on the go with this Chromebook/hotspot combination.

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Digital Film/Slide Scanner

The scanner convert slides and negatives into digital images.

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Perfect for U.S. travel, hotspots will allow up to 5 devices to be connected. [Safety information]

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Kill-A-Watt Meter

Connect it to household appliances to assesses their energy efficiency.

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“Maggie” Magnifier

A slim, portable magnifier with a 5″ hi-contrast LCD screen great for reading labels and fine print.

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Moisture Meter

Helps detect moisture under finished surfaces like drywall, masonry, softwoods and hardwoods.

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Multimedia Card Reader

Access files on an SD card or other memory cards and easily transfer music, photos, and videos.

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Test out the product and access hundreds of movies with the Vudu app.

Right-Handed Keyboard

Helps detect energy Test out a one-handed keyboard. Item comes with a USB connector.

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Roku 3

Test out the product and access hundreds of movies with the Vudu app.

Therapy Light

See if a UV-free light therapy lamp is right for you.

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Thermal Camera

Helps detect energy leaks at ductwork & vents, missing insulation, and roof leaks.