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iPads are portable touchscreen tablets that use Apple apps instead of traditional software. They are ideal for browsing the internet and streaming audio and video.

Available at: All library locations

Note: iPads at Central Library are available for children only


Apps and Features

  • Apple (Camera, iMovie, Maps, Music, Photos, Safari Internet Browser)
  • Library (Freegal Music, Libby, RBdigital)
  • Various Games

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How to Use an iPad in the Library

  • You must have a library card to borrow an iPad. Digital cards are not eligible.
  • Request an iPad at the Information Desk. You may borrow up to 2 iPads per card at a time.
  • iPads can be used in the library for up to 1 hour. You cannot renew an iPad checkout.
  • iPads cannot be placed on hold.
  • A replacement fee will apply to lost or damaged devices.

Wireless Printing

You can print wirelessly from an iPad.

Black and white: $0.15 per page
Colour: $0.50 per page