Launchpads Now Available for Checkout

PlayAwayScreenCheck out one of our new Playaway Launchpad tablets, pre-loaded with high-quality, ad-free apps that are both fun and educational. Content includes subjects from math and science to critical thinking and creativity. Launchpads for kids feature themed learning packs including animals, princesses, fantasy, nature, and more. Adult and Teen Launchpads feature brain teasers such as hidden objects and crossword puzzles, and learning apps from SAT Math to Learning Italian.  For a complete list of all available titles, click here.

Launchpad is powered by an Android operating system and features a 7” high-definition touch screen, external speaker, universal audio jack, and durable, protective bumper.

There are two collections of Playaway Lauchpads in the library. The Children’s collection is located in the Children’s Room of the Main Library. An Adult/Teen collection is located in the Bongiovanni Music Room in the Main Library, right across from the front desk.

Playaway Launchpads are ready to go when they are checked out. No internet connectivity or downloading is required for use. You must be a Plymouth Public Library cardholder to check out a Launchpad. Tablets can be checked out for two weeks, with a $1 per day late fee. Plymouth patrons can place holds through the online catalog, or call the Reference Desk to have a hold placed for you.

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