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MacBooks are fast, secure and portable computers which run the Mac operating system. MacBooks are similar to a laptop running the Windows operating system.

Available at: Central Library


Apps and Features

  • Safari, Chrome and Firefox Browsers
  • Microsoft Office for Mac
  • VLC Multimedia Player
  • Overdrive and Adobe Digital Editions

The MacBook offers two USB ports, a DVD drive, SD card reader, and headphone jack.

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How to Use a Macbook in the Library

  • Adults (18 and over) must have a library card and a piece of physical or digital ID to borrow a Macbook.
  • Children and teens under the age of 18 are not required to present ID, but must have a library card.
  • Visitor and unconfirmed address cards are not eligible.
  • You may borrow one Macbook per card at a time. You cannot renew a Macbook, or place one on hold.
  • Central Library: Macbooks can be used in the library for 4 hours.
  • Overdue charges are $1 per hour late. A replacement fee will apply to lost or damaged devices.

Wireless Printing

You can print wirelessly from a Macbook.

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


Macbook Resources

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