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Technology: Borrow iPads & Chargers

NECO Library Technology Resources



Borrow iPads, Chargers, & Other Technology


The following items are available to borrow from the NECO Library Service Desk for six hours at a time.

Please see Borrow Materials for further details.



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iPad Minis


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  •   Power Adapters/Chargers
    • Apple MagSafe 2 Power Adapter (45w)
      • Charger for MacBook Air
    • Apple MagSafe 2 Power Adapter (85w)
      • Charger for MacBook Pro with Retina display
    • Apple MagSafe Power Adapter (60w)
      • Charger for MacBook and 13-in MacBook Pro
    • Apple USB-C Power Adapter (29w)
      • Charger for any USB-C device, including MacBook with USB-C port
    • Apple 30 Pin to USB Charger
      • Charger for early-model iPods, iPhones, and iPads
    • Apple Lightning to USB Charger
      • Charger for later-model iPods, iPhones, and iPads
    • Micro USB to USB Charger
      • Charges various devices with a micro USB port
    • USB-C Charger
      • Charges various devices with a USB-C port
    • Microsoft Surface Charger
    • Universal Laptop Charger
      • Charges 23 different types of laptops with included attachments (see card included for list of devices)
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  •   Display Adapters
    • Apple Mini DisplayPort (Thunderbolt) to VGA Adapter
      • Connects most MacBooks to most projectors
    • Apple Lightning Digital AV Adapter
      • Connects iPhones and iPads to HDMI-equipped projector, TV, or other display media.  Requires HDMI cable
    • Apple USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter 
      • Connects USB-C MacBooks to HDMI-equipped projector, TV, or other display media.  Requires HDMI cable
    • HDMI to VGA Adapter
      • Connects PC laptop with HDMI outputs to most projectors
    • Micro HDMI to VGA Adapter
      • Connects some PC tablets to most projectors

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  •   Miscellaneous Adapters
    • USB to Ethernet (RJ-45) Adapter
      • Connects a laptop without an ethernet port to a network jack

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  •   iPad Minis
    • There are five iPad Minis available, all of which are equipped with ExamSoft and a selection of low vision apps.
      • iPad Minis must be returned to a library staff member.  iPads returned to the library via the bookdrop are subject to a $10 overnight fee.

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  •   Bluetooth Keyboards
    • The newest addition to the Library's technology collection. The keyboards can be paired with any Bluetooth-equipped device, and work well with the iPad Minis.

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  •   Laptops (by arrangement only)
    • Laptops are available to borrow on a long-term basis for students in extraordinary circumstances only.
      • Please contact Heather ([email protected], 617-587-5579) if you feel you need to borrow a laptop from the library.








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