University of Wisconsin–Madison

Equipment Loan

Circulating and non-circulating equipment is available for use or check out from the MERIT Library Circulation Desk.

Students enrolled in a School of Education course, and/or faculty & staff working for a department or unit in the School of Education are eligible to check out equipment from MERIT.

Digital Voice Recorder

Total number at MERIT: 13

Microphones

Wireless Mics (lapel and handheld)
Total number at MERIT: 3

Flat Tabletop Mics
Total number at MERIT: 4

Wired Handheld Mics
Total number at MERIT: 3

USB Mics (with built-in table stands)
Total number at MERIT: 4

Camcorder Microphone (mini-shotgun)

Total number at MERIT: 6

Boombox

Total number at MERIT: 1

PA System

Includes: PA System, Speaker Stand, Tall Mic Stand
Total number at MERIT: 1

GoPro Camera

Manufacturer: GoPro
Model: HER03+
Total number at MERIT: 5

Professional Quality, High Def Digital Camcorder

Manufacturer: Sony
Model: HXR-MC500
Total number at MERIT: 3

Digital Camcorder

Canon HD Vixia without lapel mic
Total number at MERIT: 41

Canon HD Vixia with lapel mic
Total number at MERIT: 22

JVC Camcorders with lapel mic
Total number at MERIT: 14

HD Panasonic without lapel mic
Total number at MERIT: 8

Samsung Flash without lapel mic
Total number at MERIT: 10

Tripods

Manfrotto (Ultra Portable)
Total number at MERIT: 40

Manfrotto (Large Extending)
Total number at MERIT: 20

Canon (Portable)
Total number at MERIT: 29

DSLR Cameras

Total number at MERIT: 13
Misc: May not be renewed or checked out on extended loan

DSLR Lens Filter Kits

Total number at MERIT: 3

DSLR Flash

Total number at MERIT: 1

Point-and-Shoot Digital Cameras

Manufacturer: Canon
Model: Powershot ELPH 300HS
Total number at MERIT: 17

Tripods

Manfrotto (Ultra Portable)
Total number at MERIT: 40

Manfrotto (Large Extending)
Total number at MERIT: 20

Canon (Portable)
Total number at MERIT: 29

Apple iPads

iPads with Keyboard: 8
iPads with Accessory Light and Tripod Mount: 8
iPads: 14
Total number at MERIT: 30

Graphics Tablets

Manufacturer: Wacom
Total number at MERIT: 2
Misc: Write and illustrate directly into computer applications like Photoshop and Illustrator with a pressure sensitive pen

Optical Drives

Total number at MERIT: 3 (2 for Mac, 1 for PC)

External Hard Drives

Total number at MERIT: 6

Computer Speakers

Total number at MERIT: 2

Webcams

Total number at MERIT: 4

Presentation Remotes

Total number at MERIT: 6

 

Mac Laptop Chargers

Total number at MERIT: 7

Adapters/Dongles

  • iBook Display Adapter
  • DVI to VGA Macbook Pro
  • Micro-DVI to VGA
  • Mini Displayport to HDMI
  • Mini Displayport to VGA for Macbook Pro and Air
  • Lightning to VGA
  • Lightning to HDMI
  • VGA to VGA
  • HDMI to HDMI
  • Memory Card Reader to USB
  • Displayport to DVI-D
  • Firewire Adapter

Thunderbolt Cable

Total number at MERIT: 1

USB Wall Chargers

Total number at MERIT: 2

A/V Cables

A/V Cables
Total number available at MERIT: 5

Audio Cables
Total number available at MERIT: 2

iPad Air Kit

Total number available at MERIT: 1

Projector Kit

Total number available at MERIT: 1

 

Projectors

Pocket Projector
Total number at MERIT: 1

Standard Definition Projectors
Total number at MERIT: 10

HD Projectors
Total number at MERIT: 7

Overhead Projector

Manufacturer: 3M
Total number at MERIT: 1

Slide Projector

Manufacturer: Kodak Ektagraphic
Total number at MERIT: 3
Misc: Extra bulb included

16mm Film Projector

Manufacturer: EIKI
Total number at MERIT: 1

Projection Screen

Total number at MERIT: 2

DVD/VCR Player

Total number at MERIT: 1

Interactive Whiteboard Accessories

Total number at MERIT: 6

  • IWB-1 P. Expressions
  • IWB-2 P. Expressions
  • IWB-3 S. Responses
  • IWB-4 SactivSlate
  • IWB-11 S. Slate
  • IWB-12 S. Slate

MERIT seeks to meet your needs as quickly and efficiently as possible. If you are requesting equipment during the hours we are open, it is preferred that you call the circulation desk at (608) 263-4750. Equipment Loan Requests are not reservations. You will receive confirmation of reservation via email.

  • (7 day period e.g. Tues-Mon, two 14-day checkouts per semester)
  • Please be specific