Computer peripherals

Cabot and Lamont Libraries have plenty of computer equipment besides cameras and microphones. See below for a list of all our cables, memory devices, gaming equipment, and computer peripherals.

USB optical/DVD drive

Don't have a disk reader on your laptop? The optical drive lets you play optical media (DVDs and CDs) on your laptop through a USB connection. Apple optical drives are only compatible with Apple computers.

USB wired mouse

Borrow a mouse for in-library use with your laptop.

File storage

Borrow SD cards, miniSD cards, and USB flash drives for use with your camera or computer.


Headphones and headphone splitters can be checked out from both Cabot and Lamont Access Services for in-library use.


ViewSonic M1 and M2 projectors, and projection screens, are available from Cabot Access Services.

Cables & adapters

  • HDMI to HDMI cable
  • HDMI to USB-C cable
  • USB-C laptop charger
  • MagSafe 3 laptop charger (new Macbooks)
  • MagSafe 2 laptop charger (pre-2017 Macbooks)
  • USB-C and USB-A SD card reader
  • HDMI/USB-A/SD to USB-C adapter