Items Available for Checkout

An exhaustive list of items available for checkout on the Second Floor of J. Henry Meyer Memorial Library. New items are continuously added to the inventory and all items may not be represented on this list. Please visit the Meyer Tech Desk for the most up-to-date information.


Digital Data Cables

FireWire Connector Cables (Male to Male)


6-pin to 6-pin


6-pin to 4-pin


4-pin to 4-pin

FireWire Adaptors

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  • 6pin to 9pin

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  • 6pin to 4pin

USB Connector Cables (Male to Male)


Type A to Type B (Full)


Type A to Type B (Mini)

USB Datalink File Transfer Cables


USB Datalink File Transfer Cable

USB Cable for Apple Dock Connector



USB Type A to Type M Barrel Power Cable

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USB Extension Cables (Female to Male)


Type A (Male) to Type A (Female)


Detail of Type A (Male) to Type A (Female)

Video Cables

VGA/DVI/mini-DVI Converter Cables (for Macs)

Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter

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  • Use the Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter to connect an advanced digital monitor, such as the 20- or 23-inch Apple Cinema Display, that includes a DVI connector. Review the documentation or check with the manufacturer of your monitor to make sure you're choosing the right adapter.
  • Compatible only with Mac computers with Mini DisplayPort.

mini-DVI (Male) to DVI (Female)


  • This cable is required to connect a PowerBook to a monitor that accepts DVI connections.

DVI (Male) to VGA (Female)

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  • This cable is required to connect a MacBook Pro (1st generation) to a monitor or projector that accepts VGA connections.

mini-DVI (Male) to VGA (Female)


  • This cable is required to connect a Macbook (1st generation) to a monitor or projector that accepts VGA connections.

mini-DisplayPort (Male) to VGA (Female)


  • This cable is required to connect any new Macbook (unibody) to a monitor or projector that accepts VGA connections.



Male and Female VGA

Dock Connector to VGA Adapter

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  • This cable is required to connect an iPod/iPad to a monitor or projector that accepts VGA connections.

VGA Connector Cables (Male to Male)


Male to Male

VGA Extension Cables (Male to Female)


Male to Female

VGA Splitter Cables (Male to 2-Female)

S-Video Cables



Audio Cables

Stereo Mini (Male to Male)


Stereo mini

Stereo Mini (Male to Female)

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Stereo Mini (Male) to 2-RCA (Male)

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Stereo Mini (Male) to 2-RCA (Female)

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2-RCA (Male to Male)

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Audio/Video Combination Cables

HDMI (Male to Male)

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VGA + Stereo Mini to VGA + Stereo Mini

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  • Used to connect compatible laptops to projectors and/or TV Monitors. VGA for video, Stereo Mini for sound.

VGA + 2-RCA to VGA + Stereo Mini

Stereo Mini (Male) to 3-RCA (Male)

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3-RCA (Male to Male)



1-RCA (Male to Male)

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2-RCA (Male) to 1-RCA (Female)

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1-RCA (Male) to 2-RCA (Female)

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Antenna Cables


Antenna cable

Ethernet Cables

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Modem/Telephone Cables

Audio Equipment


Coby CV-163 wired headphones


Califone 3068-AM wired headphones



Digital Voice Recorders

Sony ICD-UX71 Digital Voice Recorder


  • Digital dual-microphone recording
  • Easy USB transfer


Audio Cassette Recorders

Sony TCM-465V Cassette Recorder



Audio Cassette Transcribers

Micro Cassette Recorders

Headphone Splitters


Headphone Splitter


1/4" <-> Stereo Mini Adapter

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  • 1/4" to Stereo Mini

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  • Stereo Mini to 1/4"

Video Equipment

HD Camcorders

Canon Vixia HF20 Hard Disk Drive HD Camcorder


  • HD 1080i capture
  • 32GB HDD storage
  • 15x optical zoom, 300x digital zoom
  • Dual Camcorder/Photo Mode
  • PF24 cinematic shooting mode

Canon Vixia HV30 HD Camcorder (miniDV tape)


  • HD 1080i capture
  • 10x optical zoom, 200x digital zoom
  • PF24 cinematic shooting mode
  • Compatible with Rode Shotgun Microphone
  • AC Charging adapter provided


Proline Tripod 62"


  • Quick-release plate included

DVD Players

  • Remote controls available

MiniDV Deck

  • Need its companion AC adapter and a firewire cable to work

Sony Media Converters

  • Requires RCA, 6-pin to 4-pin firewire, and possibly S-Video cables
  • Learn how to convert VHS->DVD here
  • Learn how to import from a DVD player here


Dell M409WX Portable DLP Projector


  • Compatible with HDMI, VGA, S-Video, and composite video
  • Integrated 1W mono speaker (3.5 mm jack)

Dell 1610HD DLP Projector


  • Compatible with HDMI, VGA, S-Video, and composite video
  • Integrated 8W mono speaker (3.5 mm jack, composite audio)
  • Network projection (Ethernet)

Dell M410HD Portable DLP Projector

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  • Compatible with HDMI, VGA, S-Video, and composite video
  • Audio In/Out Ports (3.5 mm jack)
  • Compact and light (2.6 lbs./1.18kg)

USB/Firewire Peripherals


Shotgun Microphones

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Dynamic Microphones and Cords

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Lavlier Microphones


Griffin iMic (External Sound Card)

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Media Card Reader

  • Supports Memory Stick, Smart Media, Compact Flash, Secure Digital. Requires B-male mini USB
  • Resides on top of the hidden-from-view-cubbies in a pretty black case

Memory Cards

  • Canon SanDisk Compact Flash Card Ultra (256MB)
  • Canon FC-32MH High Speed Memory Card (32MB)
  • Canon Digital Camera SDC-32M Memory Card(32MB)

Formac Media Converter

  • Does not need external power supply when connected via Firewire
  • Read how to use this item here

Formac Media Converter

Floppy Disk Drives

VST Floppy Disk USB Drive


  • USB compliant

Zip Drives

Iomega Zip USB Drive


  • USB B-type connection cable provided

USB Flash Drives

  • 128 MB
  • 1 GB

DVD/CD R/RW Drives



  • USB-mini connector cable provided

Liteon eSAU208 DVD-RW


  • USB-mini connector cable provided

External Hard Drives

320GB Iomega Portable HDD


  • No AC adapter required
  • USB-Mini

160GB Maxtor HDD


  • USB B-type


iPad 2


  • WiFi 3G 64GB
  • Available for Checkout starting Fall Quarter 2011
  • Pre-loaded with the following Apps:
    • Air Display
    • GarageBand
    • GoodReader
    • iAnnotate PDF
    • iMovie
    • iSSH
    • Keynote
    • NoteShelf
    • Numbers
    • Pages
    • Penultimate
    • Prompt (SSH)
    • QuickOffice HD

AC Power Plugs and Adapters

  • Apple AC 2Prong Plug
  • AC 3Prong to 2Prong Adapter
  • USB Power Adapter

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Apple iBook Power Adapter

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  • Compatible only with iBook computers

Apple 85W Power Adapter

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  • Compatible only with MacBook Pro and MacBook computers

USB to PS/2 Adaptor

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Eneloop Rechargeable Batteries

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  • Chargers checked out with 2 AA and 2 AAA batteries
  • Must be returned with all four in charger


Apple Music Remote


  • Suitable for PowerPoint presentations and Apple's Front Row interface

Film Holders for Scanning

  • Medium Format
  • Slides
  • 35mm Negatives



  • USB Keyboards available


  • USB mice available

Canon Rebel T3i Digital SLR (DSLR) with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 lens

Canon Rebel T3i DSLR with 18-55mm lens

Canon Battery Charger LC-E8E

Canon Battery Charger LC-E8E

SanDisk Extreme 16GB SDHC Class 10 memory card

16GB SanDisk Extreme SDHC card


Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3K Micro 4/3rds (MFT) Camera with 14mm/F2.5 lens

Lumix DMC-GF3


Lumix Battery Charger DE-A99B

SanDisk Extreme 16GB SDHC Class 10 memory card

16GB SanDisk Extreme SDHC card