Kits for loan
Borrow digital literacy resource kits to support literacy and learning in your community. Resource kits ensure that communities have access to new and emerging technology, nurture community connectedness, encourage collaborative partnerships that reach beyond buildings into community, and help libraries to be open and responsive to new ideas and be agile in adopting new practices.
To borrow any of the kits below, search the RLQ catalogue. Enter the name of your kit of choice, click ‘Go’. ‘Reserve’ the kit of your choice.
The Maker kit consists of portable items commonly used in makerspaces. Each item introduces the user to basic maker or fabrication technology, and can be used with minimal set-up and instruction by the user.
The Gadget kit consists of portable items currently available commercially in Australia. Each item introduces the user to new technology interfaces, and can be used with minimal set-up and instruction by the user.
The iHealth kit is a health kit with a suite of four health devices that provide information about your health to the iHealth app on a mobile device. The kit contains:
- Wireless body analysis scale
- Wireless pulse oximeter
- Wireless blood pressure monitor
- Wireless smart gluco-monitoring system
Ozobot 1.0 can follow lines and colour on paper and on digital devices. You can program it to move, play and dance using colour codes. Ozobot 1.0 is compatible with OzoDraw and OzoGroove apps. Ozobot 1.0 does not use OzoBlockly programming. Suitable for both young and old, but designed to teach coding, robotic behaviour and deductive reasoning to school age children.
Ozobot Bit 2.0 can follow lines and colour on paper and on select iOS and Android devices. You can program it to move, play and dance using colour codes. Ozobot Bit 2.0 is compatible with OzoDraw and OzoGroove apps, as well as with OzoBlockly programming app. Suitable for both young and old, but designed to teach coding, block-based programming language, robotic behaviour and deductive reasoning to school age children.
Each kit contains 4 Ozobots. Learn more about the Ozobot, including how to use it, ideas for being creative and how to use OzoBlockly.
Digital fact sheets
A number of the items available in the kits for loan are featured on the Digital fact sheets page. Visit the Digital fact sheets page to find specifications, tips for getting started, helpful links and more.