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Playaway Launchpads have launched at Handley Regional Library System!

Designed for kids of all ages, the tablets are pre-loaded with high-quality, ad-free apps that are both fun and educational, promoting literacy through digital content.  The devices are powered by an Android operating system and feature a 7” high-definition touch screen,  universal audio jack, and a durable, protective bumper.  The content collection spans subject areas from math and science to critical thinking and creativity, and features themed learning packs including animals, princesses, fantasy, nature, and more.   Tablets can be checkout out for 7 days at a time and holds are not available. 

Search for Launchpads in our catalog here.

What's Included with Each Launchpad?

  • Tablet with bumper
  • Carrying case
  • Adapter & USB charging cord

Borrowing Guidelines

  • 7-day check out only
  • Late fee of $1.00 per day
  • Holds are not available and tablets are not eligible for renewal
  • 1 launchpad check out per cardholder at a time
  • Units must be returned to the Circulation desk and not at outside returns
  • All components must be returned together and replacement costs will be applied ($180 tablet, $20 bumper, $15 case, $5 adapter, $5 USB cord)
  • Borrower agreement must be signed before device is issued to the patron