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Adapter/dongle/hub

 
These are used to connect a device such as a laptop, smart phone, or tablet - often to a video output device like a monitor or projector. We have several different types available.

Education Commons

Holdings:

Mini DisplayPort to HDMI  |  Mini DisplayPort to VGA

Who may borrow?

Current Penn students, faculty, and staff with a PennKey and active PennCard.

For how long?

4 hours

Procedures:

First come, first served. Ask at the Education Commons front desk.

Replacement cost:

$20

Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center: Eugene Ormandy Music & Media Center, 4th floor west

Macintosh HyperDrive

Who may borrow?

Current Penn students, faculty, and staff with a PennKey and active PennCard.

For how long?

3 day initial loan. 2 renewals - max loan 9 days

Overdue fines:

$25/day

Procedures:

Equipment may be checked out or returned when the service desk is staffed.

Accessories:

ProCase pouch

Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center: Vitale Digital Media Lab, 1st floor west

Holdings:

Video Adaptors (Thunderbolt to HDMI, Thunderbolt to VGA, Mini and Micro HDMI, etc...)  |  USB-C Adaptors  |  Audio Adaptors (XLR, 3.5mm, 1/4")

Veterinary Library - Campus

Holdings:


HD to VGA (HD (19 pin) Male; VGA (15 pin; High Density D-Sub) Female) (replacement cost $25)  | 
Dell Adapter USB-C DA200 (External Video Adapter - USB-C to HDMI/VGA/Ethernet/USB 3.0 connects your mobile computer to an external display with your choice of HDMI or VGA outputs) (replacement cost $65)  | 
Mini-display port to VGA video adapter (More universally compatible as an adapter vs the HDMI port) (replacement cost $35)  | 
Mini-display port to HDMI video adapter (Provides better video and audio capture. Best option for Skyping) (replacement cost $35)  | 
FireWire 800-400 Adapter (Conect FireWire 400 devices to computers with a FireWire 800 port (replacement cost $7)

Who may borrow?

Current Penn Vet students, faculty and staff with PennKey and active PennCard.

For how long?

Normally, items may be checked out for 4 hours. However, you may request extended checkout periods at the front desk.

Overdue fines:

$25/day late fee starting 1 minute after the scheduled return time.

Procedures:

Equipment may be checked out or returned when the service desk is staffed.
Special arrangements for a longer borrowing period may be made by contacting library staff on weekdays between 9am and 5pm.
No reservation required.

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