This Program has not been updated in more than a year.

We recommend you try to verify information using the contact information below before making plans.

Takeout Technology Service at the Library

By Cambridge Public Library

We extend access to technology like Chromebook laptops and mobile WiFi hotspots by allowing patrons to check out devices.

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This is an ongoing program.
Every day.

Days and times vary. See each branch schedule for more information.

Ages: Adults.

Organization affiliates only.

Request assistance


Main Library Tech Bar

You can also contact your local branch to request many devices.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Takeout Technology Services Page.

Contact the Tech Bar or you local branch to request devices.



  • In-person only.

Cambridge Main Public Library

449 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02138

Mid Cambridge

You can also contact your local branch for assistance.

Wheelchair accessible.

Devices are available for a 2-week checkout period. If you do not have access to the internet, you will need a mobile hotspot in order to use a Chromebook.

Additional information

Please visit our website to learn more about the various kinds of technology you can request: Takeout Technology at the Main Library.