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Equipment, Technology, Games, and Rooms

Vogel library offers a wide array of equipment, technology, leisure activities, and facilities

Extended Checkout

The Fine Print

Equipment Circulation Policies

Library equipment and technology is available to current Wartburg students, faculty and staff only.

Loan periods for items are shown on this page, and details about fines, fees, etc. can be found on the Equipment Procedures and Policies page.

Questions? Contact the library front desk.


Phone: 319-352-8500

3D Printer

photo of 3D printer

Vogel Library offers 3D printing using the Lulzbot TAZ 6 printer.
Using plant-based PLA filament in multiple colors you can print your 3D model for only 5¢/gram.
Download ready-to-print models online from sites such as Thingiverse, or create your own using modeling software such as TinkerCAD.

Bring your file (.STL only please) on a USB flash drive to an ELITE consultant for review and a cost estimate.


Bikes are available for a 4-hour checkout during regular library hours, and are due back 15 minutes before closing. Checkouts are limited to  Wartburg students and staff; student use is prioritized.

Helmets and locks are included.

bike available for checkout

Fit Desk Exercise Bike

Exercise While You Study!

Fit Desk exercise bike located on the second floor adjacent to the Archives

A FitDesk exercise bike is located on the 3rd floor near the archives facing the W. It has an adjustable desk platform to support a laptop, book, magazine, etc. with a built-in flip up tablet holder; resistance and seat height are also adjustable. There is no check out or reservation, it is available on a first come, first served basis. Give it a try today!

All items may be checked out at the Vogel Library 2nd Floor Service Desk on a first-come, first-served basis. A valid Wartburg ID must be presented in person at the time of check out. 

Questions? Check our Procedures and Policies for more details, or contact us. Click on an item for a description and availability.

Laptops and Tablets

  • MacBook Pro

    MacBook & MacBook Pro

  • HP laptop with touchscreen

    HP Touchscreen Laptop

  • Chromebook

    Google Chromebook

  • iPad Air

    iPad Air 2

Laptops come with a charger and carrying case

Loan period: 6 hours for Windows & Mac laptops, 24 hours for iPads and Chromebooks during library service hours

Cameras, Camcorders, Projectors and Screens


  • GoPro Hero camera

    GoPro HERO and
    HERO Session

  • camcorder


  • Nikon camera

    Sony & Nikon
    digital cameras

  • quality photo tripod available for checkout

    Tripods large & small

  • digital projector

    Digital projectors

  • webcam



Loan period: 7 days

Calculators, Computer Adapters and Accessories


  • universal laptop charger

    Chargers for most
    laptop computers
    and cell phones

  • Graphical, Logarithmic and Business Calculators available for checkout

    Graphical, Logarithmic
    and Business Calculators

  • lightweight headphones

    Headphones and microphones 

  • Echo Dot from Amazon

    Amazon Echo Dot

  • a variety of adapters are available for checkout

    Adapters and cables

  • wireless Bamboo tablet with stylus

    Bamboo Pad with stylus

  • Wireless mouse

    Wireless mouse

  • USB optical drive with two cables

    Portable CD/DVD Drive

  • 32 GB flash drive

    Flash Drives

Loan period: 24 hours during library service hours

Vogel Library, Wartburg College   |   100 Wartburg Blvd, Waverly, IA, 50677 |   Phone: 319-352-8500   | Email: