Equipment & Technology

Library Equipment


AFA Library has 2 public printers for black & white and color printing, located on the main floor of the library near the service desk. Printing is charged to your campus account. Additional information about printing in the Libraries.


Computer Workstations

The Library has 15 Windows-based and 4 Apple iMac computer workstations for accessing library catalogs, databases, online text and media. Ask staff if you require assistance using this equipment. All public computer workstations are networked to centrally accessible printers.

Word Processing and other production software are available on AFA Library public workstations. See the list of software available on these workstations.

Audio/Video Equipment

One multi-format audio listening workstation capable of playing CD and LP recordings is available. Equipment for accessing the library’s multimedia collections (DVD, VHS) onsite is available.

Microforms Equipment

Microform collections and equipment related to AFA Disciplines are held in Library West.

Other services

A large and small paper cutter are available on the first floor. Staplers and a hole-punch are at the circulation desk. Patrons are expected to bring their own paper and writing instruments.


  • (3) 11X17 flatbed scanners
  • (2) 8.5X11 flatbed scanners
  • (1) KIC Bookeye Scanner
  • (2) WideTek44 Large Format Drum Scanner

Circulating Equipment

To check availability, search item in Smathers Libraries Take-Home Equipment Table

Borrow at Service Desk

3D Scanning

  • Revopoint POP2 3D scanner
  • Structure Sensor 3D scanner

POP 3D scanner Structure sensor 3D scanner


  • Photo studio Box
  • Zoom Video Recorder
  • Zoom H2N Portable Recorder
  • Kodak Slide N Scan 50 mm film scanner
  • Joby GorillaPod with Phone Mount
  • Vidpro Grip-Stand Mini tripod and pistol grip
  • Sunpak 8001UT with 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head

Zoom audio recorder Kodak film scanner Photo studio box


  • LitEnergy Light Tracing Box
  • Wacom One Tablet
  • Royal Classic Manual Typewriter

Wacom One TabletMint green typewriterLight tracing box

Board Games

  • Architects of the West Kingdom
  • Atelier
  • Azul
  • Blueprints
  • Carcassonne
  • Copenhagen
  • Energy Empire
  • Evolution Climate
  • Manifesto
  • Museum Pictura
  • Pandemic
  • Photosynthesis
  • Power Grid
  • Prosperity
  • Quadropolis
  • Quoridor
  • Resilience
  • Sagrada
  • Scythe
  • Spirit Island
  • Terra Mystica
  • Terraforming Mars

Quadropolis board game Azul board game Evolution Climate board game


Funded by Student Government

  • Anker PowerCore portable charger
  • Anker 10 port charger
  • iPhone chargers
  • 4-in-1 multi phone chargers
  • Universal Laptop Charger
  • Microsoft 65W Laptop Charger
  • Macbook 85W MagSafe Laptop Charger
  • MacBook Charger 96W type C

universal chargermacbook charger   Anker PowerCore portable charger


8 ipads are available for 1-month loan. Limited to UF undergraduate and graduate students.

Adonit Dash 4 Stylus Pens also available!


Music Production

  • Boss RC-202 Loop Station
  • Blue Yeti Microphone Bundle with desktop microphone, boom mic, pop filter, and headphones
  • LyxPro Amplifier
  • Shure SM48 Microphone
  • InnoGear Microphone Stand

Amplifier Desktop microphone, headphones, pop filter, boom arm loop station mixer board


***Projectors must be reserved before borrowing on LibCal***

  • Kodak Luma 350 Portable Smart Projector
  • Kodak Luma 450 Portable Smart Projector

Mini projector

Sensory Tools

  • Weighted lap blankets
  • Noise-cancelling headphones
  • Fidget toy kits

Images of a weighted lap blanket, headphones, and assorted fidget toys

Other Equipment

  • Pocketalk Classic Translator
  • Flashdrives
  • HDMI cables
  • Headphones
  • External DVD drives
  • Computer mice
  • Toolkit

Pocketalk translatorDVD driveComputer mouse