Technology for Loan

The Callander Public Library has received a grant from the Ministry of Seniors and Accessibility through the Seniors Community Grant Program. With these funds, the Library has launched the Connecting Seniors Initiative in response to isolation of older adults caused by COVID-19.

Borrow the Internet

  • Mobile WiFi Hotspots are available to borrow from the Callander Public Library. These Hotspots offer internet connectivity to Wi-Fi-enabled devices (laptops, smartphones, tablets, etc.) through cellular networks.

  • The Hotspots also come with instructions and free tech lessons so you can successfully set-up, and use the device.

  • At this time this program is only open to adults over 55, please contact the Library for more details

  • To request a Hotspot, call 705-752-2544.

   

Tablets and Ipads

  • You can now borrow iPads and Android tablets with your Library membership. Learn and get connected anywhere you go. Use it to browse Facebook, call your family on Zoom, or simply browse the internet.

  • Technology training and support are always available for those who need it. As always, this service is free with your Library membership.

  • At this time this program is only open to adults over 55, please contact the Library for more details.

  • To request a device, call 705-752-2544.

Daisy Readers

  • Do you have difficulty reading print materials? Borrow one of our DAISY audiobook devices, which allows you to listen to hundreds of audiobooks easily and clearly with your library card.

  

E-Readers

  • Borrow one of our Kobo E-Readers, which are pre-loaded with a variety of books