Trinity College Library

Media players & Equipment loans

The Media Center on Level 1 has many different types of equipment in the carrels and in the group media rooms in order to accommodate the variety of formats in the collections:

  • Computers to play CDs, DVDs, use Moodle, or access the Internet
  • DVD and VHS workstations, including 4 multi-region DVD players.
  • Audio equipment, including turntables, CD players, and cassette desks
  • Plenty of high quality headphones


The following equipment is available for loan:
Equipment Lending Location
Clickers Academic Comp
Dig still cameras Media Tech Svc
Digital voice recorders Social Sciences Center, Media Tech Svc
External DVD drives Library Circ Desk
External hard drive Media Tech Svc
External zip drives Library Circ Desk for equipment, and Help Desk or STAs for assistance
Headphones Library Media Center, Library Circ Desk
Laptop Locks Library Circ Desk
LCD Projectors Media Tech Svc
Lighting Media Tech Svc
Mac VGA adapters Library Media Center for equipment, and Help Desk, Media Tech Serv, or STAs for assistance
Portable PA system/mics Media Tech Svc
Remote presentation controller Media Tech Svc
Screen for projection Media Tech Svc
Slide projectors Media Tech Svc
Tripods Media Tech Svc
VCR Media Tech Svc
VGA Cables Library Media Center or Help Desk
(help also avail. from Media Tech Svc, STAs)
Video cams Media Tech Svc

About Lending locations

  • Academic Comp: Academic Computing department. Please email to arrange a pick-up time.
  • Library Circ Desk: Main Circulation Desk on level A. Open during regular library hours. Items can be borrowed upon request for 3 hours or one day (depending on the item), by anyone with a Trinity ID.
  • Help Desk: On Level A of the LITC. Items available upon request during Help Desk hours.
  • Media Tech Svc: Media Technology Services on Level 1. Please call x2422 to arrange a pick-up time. From the main stairs, turn left. At the end of the hallway turn left again. MTS offices are on your right.
  • Library Media Center: On Level 1. Open during regular library hours. Items can be borrowed for up to one day upon request by anyone with a Trinity ID.
  • Social Sciences Center: In Downes/Williams on the second floor. Please email first to arrange a pick-up time.

* Help using borrowed equipment is available at the lending location, unless otherwise noted.