Anything Emporium

 

Anything? Anything!

Robots, circuitry kits, and other STEAM activities are among the items that library cardholders can check out, and take home, from the Anything Emporium. 

The Adult and Teen Services Department already has several items available for checkout, specifically, a Kindle Paperwhite, Roku Device, Sprint R850 Mobile Hotspot, VHS to DVD Converter, and a Canon Rebel T5 Camera, which can be found here 

These items are available

  • to any library cardholder (in the SWAN system) 
  • for a two-week loan period with no renewals
  • and only DGPL cardholders can place holds.

Email anything@dglibrary.org with questions or suggestions for other items that we might add to the Anything Emporium.

Bloxel Builder

Create the heroes, levels, and art for a video game you design. Includes gameboard, colored blocks, instruction sheets, and iPad kit with installed app.

Bloxels Star Wars Kit

Play missions with classic heroes and villains and create your own Star Wars universe.  Includes Bloxel Star Wars game board and colored blocks. iPad required.

Cubelets

Create robots with these modular robotic cubes. Sense block + act block + battery = robot.  What combinations can you create? Includes 12 cubes.

Dash Robot

An app based friendly robot reacts to its surroundings and coding.  Includes Dash robot, xylophone attachment, and iPad kit with installed apps.

 

Little Bits Droid Inventor Kit

Assemble your own droid and bring it to life using Little Bits electronic building blocks.  Includes: Droid Kit, iPad Kit with app installed.

Microscope and Slides

See things that are too small to be seen.  Includes: microscope, glass slides, ink pads

Ozobot Avenger Kit

Learn basic coding and create a path for Ozobot to follow. Ozobot reads lines and cfolors and interprets these as code. 

Includes: 2 Ozobot Evo, Hulk skin, Black Widow skin, 2 chargers, and How to booklet.

Squishy Circuits Deluxe Kit

Learn about circuitry using conductive clay, LED lights, and a battery pack.  Included: conductive and insulating clay, accessories, battery pack.

Snap Circuit Light

Learn electronics and light science with over 175 different and fun projects.  Use building blocks with snaps to build electrical and electronic circuits in the project book. Each block has a function – finish the project by making sre each component is connected making a circuit. Included: Snap Circuit Model SCL-175, booklet, and batteries.

Telescope for Beginners

Explore your distant surrondings and the wonder of the night sky. Included: telescope with small scope, inter-changeable lenses and 2 books about the night sky.

ThinkFun Circuit Maze

Use logic and sequential reasoning skills to create a circuit.  Create a real electrical circuit that lights up designated beacons using sixty challenge cards.  Included: ThinkFun CircuitMaze game with 60 challenge cards (with solution) and batteries

ThinkFun Roller Coaster Challenge

Create roller coaster rides by solving the challenge cards and using logic and creativity in this engineering challenge. Includes ThinkFun Roller Coaster Challenge game with 40 challenges (and solutions).