The library will be closing early at 12pm on Wednesday, November 23 and will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 for Thanksgiving. Normal hours will resume on Saturday, November 26. Happy Thanksgiving!

Science and Technology

4G LTE Mobile Hotspot

The hotspot is an easy-to-use mobile device that offers Internet access over a wireless local area network (WLAN). HotSpots typically use Wi-Fi technology. Stay connected whenever you are on the go.

Borrow for 3 weeks. No renewals.  Please note the service is discontinued on this device if not returned to the Northborough Free Library within 24 hours of the due date.

Visit the catalog to see if this item is available.


MERGE Goggles and Cube

Merge Google and Cube

Fun VR games & experiences - explore caves, watch volcanoes erupt, and sturdy human cells with this versatile stem learning tool. With over 300 of family-friendly educational experiences, this are/VR headset provides hours and hours of entertainment

Use your smartphone! It turns your iOS or Android smartphone into an immersive virtual reality headset - no controller necessary.


Borrow for 1 week with 1 renewal. 

Visit the catalog to see if this item is available.


Makey Makey

makey makey kit
Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It's a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between.

Borrow for 3 weeks with no renewal.

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Snap Circuits Kit

snap circuits

  • Snap Circuits provide students ages 8+ with hands-on experience building models of working electrical circuits. Modules require no tools and and click together to ensure solid electrical connections.


Borrow for 3 weeks with no renewal.

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Orion Starblast Telescope

telescope

Your doorway to the universe! Telescope comes in a large carrying tote with an instruction  manual, headlamp, and star chart.

Borrow for 1 week with 1 renewal. 

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HOTT CD Player

A portable CD player perfect for relaxing to some music or enjoying an audiobook on CD. Comes with headphones if needed. Runs on battery power (batteries provided) or when plugged into outlet.

Borrow for 3 weeks with no renewal.


Visit the catalog to see if this item is available.


Dell Laptops with Windows

There are two laptops available for patrons to use for up to three hours per day, only in the library. They operate on Windows and have Word, Excel, and PowerPoint installed. They also have a built-in webcam and microphone for use during remote meetings. 

Please call adult services at 508-393-5025 ext. 3 or visit us if you would like to use one of our laptops.