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Camera Accessories

 

Canon Speedlite flashes (430 EX II, 580 EXII)

The Canon Speedlite flash is a multi-feature flash unit to be used with Canon Digital cameras.

What’s in the box

User guide

To learn more about using flashes watch Foundations of Photography: Flash from lynda.com

 


 

Canon Telescopic Lens 

The Canon Telescopic Lens is used with Canon Digital cameras.

 

 

 

 


 

Tripods

Tripods are used to stabilize and elevate cameras and other photographic equipment. Maximum extension 4 feet.

Tabletop tripod also available.

 

 

 

 


Camcorders

Canon XA30

The Canon XA30 is a Professional Camcorder that captures video in 1920/1080 resolution up to 59.94p. It It is equipped with a 20x Canon optical zoom lens with a versatile 35mm equivalent range of 26.8 to 576mm, and features a 1/2.84", HD CMOS Pro sensor.

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Flip Video MinoHD

The Flip Video MinoHD captures video in 1280/720 resolution at 30 frames per second. It provides 60 minutes of HD video recording capability with 4 GB memory capacity. It has a simple interface with few buttons, minimal menus and built in USB plugs and operates on an internal rechargeable battery.

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Flip Video Ultra 2

The Flip Video Ultra 2 captures 2 hours of SD (standard definition) video. It has a simple interface with few buttons, minimal menus and built in USB plug and operates on 2 included AA rechargeable batteries.

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Flip Video UltraHD

The Flip Video Ultra HD captures 2 hours of HD (High definition) video. It has a simple interface with few buttons, minimal menus and built in USB plug and operates on 2 included AA rechargeable batteries.

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Flip Video UltraHD 3

The Flip Video UltraHD 3 captures video in 1280/720 resolution at 30 to 60 frames per second with an incorporated digital stabilization. It provides 2 hours of HD video recording capability with 8 GB memory capacity. It has a simple interface with few buttons, minimal menus and built in USB plug and operates on 3 included AAA rechargeable batteries or an internal rechargeable battery.

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User guide 

 


 

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The GoPro Hero3+ is designed for hands free video capture, and can be used underwater.

What’s in the box:   WIB1     WIB2     WIB3     WIB4

User guide

To learn more about using this camcorder watch Shooting with the GoPro Hero: Fundamentals from lynda.com

 

 


 

GoPro Hero4 Silver

The GoPro Hero4 Silver is designed for hands free video capture, and can be used underwater. It supports 2.7K30, 1080p, 1440p video an captures 12MP stills individually, in time-lapse, and in bursts.

 

 

 

 


Ricoh Theta S

The Ricoh Theta S is designed to capture 25 minutes of continuous 360º full HD video and 360º still images. It is capable of live streaming.  It is small and lightweight and can capture up to 175 minutes of video and 9000 stills on it 8GB of internal memory.

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Vixia HF100

The  Canon Vixia HF100 is a HD camera is a hand held size camcorder for HD video creation.

What’s in the box

User guide

To learn how to import your video into Windows Live Movie Maker watch Importing video from a camcorder from lynda.com

 


Digital point-and shoots

 

Canon PowerShot A710 – 8 megapixel

The compact Canon PowerShot A710 features a 6x zoom. Optical Image Stabilization ensures steady shots in low light, while viewing images on the 2.5" LCD screen.

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User guide     

Watch to learn about Getting Pro Results From A Compact Camera from lynda.com

 


 

Canon SX160 – 12 megapixel

The Canon PowerShot SX160 is a portable high-zoom digital compact camera. It features a 16 megapixel sensor, 16x optical zoom which is image stabilized, manual modes for controlling shutter-speed and aperture, digital effects.

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Lytro ILLUM

The Lytro ILLUM is a light field camera that uses a 40 Megaray Light Field CMOS sensor and Light field Engine 2.0. It It is equipped with a 8x zoom lens and a touchscreen LCD monitor..

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User guide

 


Canon digital SLRs

 

EOS Rebel T5 (1200D) – 18 megapixel

The Canon Rebel T5 is great for point and shoot operation as well as more advanced photography. It has a 18 Megapixel CMOS sensor, full HD 1080p video recording, DIGIC 4 Image Processor, Live View shooting, and a 3.0-inch LCD monitor. This model films in full HD video 1080p, 720p, and 480p.

What’s in the box

User guide

 


Rebel T3 – 12 megapixel

The Canon Rebel T3 is great for point and shoot operation as well as more advanced photography. It has a 12.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor, full HD video recording, Live View shooting, and a 3.0-inch LCD monitor. This model films in full HD video.

What’s in the box

User guide

 


Rebel XSi – 12 megapixel

The Canon Rebel XSi is great for point and shoot operation as well as more advanced photography. It has a 12.2-megapixel CMOS sensor, with an ergonomic design including a 3.0-inch LCD monitor. This model does not film video.

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Webcams

Microsoft LifeCam VX-5000

The Microsoft LifeCam VX-500 is an USB webcam that offers digital pan, tilt, zoom, and 640-by-480 resolution video.

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Electronics 

ArduinoArduino

Arduino is an open-source platform used for building electronics projects. Arduino consists of both a physical programmable circuit board (microcontroller) and software (IDE) that operates the computer and is used to upload code to the physical board.

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BreadboardGL-36 Breadboard

The GL-36 Breadboard is a solderless prototyping board designed to allow the quick construction of electronic circuits.  240x195 2420 points.

 

 

 


Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is a credit-card sized Linux micro computer.

 

 

 

 


Soldering KitSoldering Kit

The Soldering Kit by Solarbotics is a beginner soldering kit that introduces you to soldering for electronics.

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PentaView Digital Microscope

The Celestron PentaView Digital Microscope is a biological LCD microscope. It has five achromatic lens, a mechanical stage, 4.3” LCD rotatable touchscreen, 5 MP CMOS sensor, and 40x to 600x magnification, up to 2400x with digital zoom. It has a TV output for display on large monitors and classrooms.

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Robotics

BrickPi+ Kit

The BrickPi+ Kit is an interface between Raspberry Pi and the Lego Mindstorms ecosystem. It creates a robot with a more powerful computer and interface. The base kit contains the BrickPi+ board, a protection case, a battery pack and its power cable.

 

 

 


GoPiGo Kit

The GoPiGo Base Kit is a complete kit to build your own robot car. Use a Raspberry Pi to create a moveable car.

 

 

 

 


LEGO Mindstorm EV3 Core

The LEGO Mindstorm Education EV3 Core is a third generation robotics kit containing software and hardware to create customizable, programmable robots.

Click for access to build instructions

 

 


LEGO Mindstorm Education EV3 Expansion Set

The LEGO Mindstorm Education EV3 Expansion Set contains added bricks, elements and parts to accompany the core set.

 

 

 


VEX IQ Super Kit

The VEX IQ Super Kit is an introduction robotics set to build snap together robots. It contains structural and motion components, motors, sensors, robot brain and a controller.

Click for access to build instructions

 

 

 


VEX Foundation Add-On Kit

The VEX Foundation Add-On Kit contains added structural and motion components to accompany the core set.

 

 

 

 


Oculus Rift - Virtual Reality Headset

The Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset is a goggle like set that immerses the user in a three-dimensional world in which your head movements are tracked to create movement. Click for recommended computer specifications

 

 

 

 

Laptops

 

Dell Latitude E5440 - 14"

The Dell Latitude E5440 offers three USB 3.0 ports, VGA and HDMI VGA and HDMI outputs, Microphone and Headphone jacks, a SD card reader, and a DVD-rom drive. Networking options include Ethernet, Wireless, and Bluetooth. Click for full specifications

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Dell Latitude E5450 - 14"

The Dell Latitude E5450 offers three USB 3.0 ports, VGA and HDMI VGA and HDMI outputs, Microphone and Headphone jacks, and a SD card reader. Networking options include Ethernet, Wireless, and Bluetooth. Does not include a DVD-rom drive. Click for full specifications

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MacBook Pro

The MacBook Pro Core i5 2.6 13" offers two USB 3.0 ports, two Thunderbolt 2 ports an HDMI port, Microphone and Headphone jacks, and an SDXC card slot. Networking options include Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. Click for full specifications

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Tablets

 

Intuos Pro

The Intuos Pro is a pen & touch tablet that connects to your PC or MAC via USB.  The pressure sensitive pen and tablet is used to design, draw, sketch, paint, edit photos and more. Click for full specifications

 

 

 


 

iPad Air 16Gb 

The iPad Air MD785C/A is a 16 GB Apple tablet with a 9.7 inch screen. 2048x1536 multi-touch screen display, front and back cameras and one lighting port. Networking options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Dimensions: 240 x 169.5 x 7.5 (9.45 x 6.67 x 0.3 in), weight: 469 g (1.03 lb)

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iPad Air2

The iPad Air2 is a 16 GB Apple tablet with a 9.7 inch screen. 2048x1536 multi-touch screen display, rear facing camera and one lighting port. Networking options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Dimensions: 240 x 169.5 x 7.5 (9.45 x 6.67 x 0.3 in), weight: 469 g (1.03 lb)

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iPad mini 16GB 

The iPad mini ME276C/A is a 16 GB Apple tablet with a 7.9  inch screen. 2048x1536 multi-touch screen display, front and back cameras and one lighting port. Networking options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Dimensions:  200 x 134.7 x 7.5 (7.87 x 5.3 x .29 in), weight: 331g (0.73 lb)

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Samsung Galaxy TabPro 8.4"

The Samsung Galaxy TabPro 8.4" is a 16 GB Android tablet with a 8.4 inch screen.  1600 x 2560 multi-touch screen display, front and back cameras and one microUSB 2.0 port.  Networking options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.  OS: Android 4.4, KitKat. 2GB Ram

Dimensions: 219 x 128.5 x 7.2 mm (8.62 x 5.06 x 0.28 in), weight: 331 g (0.73 lb)

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Samsung Galaxy TabPro 10.1"

The Samsung Galaxy TabPro 10.1" is a 16 GB Android tablet with a 10.1 inch screen. 2560 x 1600 Multi-touch screen display, front and back camera and one microUSB 2.0 port. Networking options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. OS: Android 4.4, KitKat. 2GB Ram

Dimensions: 243.1 x 171.4 x 7.3 mm (9.57 x 6.75 x 0.29 in), weight: 469 g (1.03 lb)

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Surface Pro 4

The Surface Pro 4 is a Windows tablet with a 12.3 inch screen. 2736x1824 10-point multi-touch screen display, dual-core M3 processor. Networking options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0. OS: Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Edition 4GB Ram. Click for full specifications

 

Digital voice recorders

A digital voice recorder is a handheld device designed to record voice and sound with superior sound recording and playback, without the need for media.

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DM-100 microphone (for Canon HF100 HD camcorders only)

Canon DM-100 Stereo Directional microphone is a lightweight highly directional microphone great for music and films. It is cable free as it attaches to the camcorders Mini Advanced Accessory Shoe.

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Hands free portable AN-Mini PA system

AN-Mini is a battery-operated small PA system used to project sound to assemblies of 100+ people. It can also connect your iPod, MP3 player or CD Player to the AN-Mini’s convenient Line In jack.

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Headphones

Headphones allow for listening to audio and music without disturbing others.

 

 

 

 


 

Megaphones

A megaphone is a handheld device that amplifies a human voice in a specific direction.

 

 

 

 


 

Microphone headsets

headset combines a headphone with a microphone. Headsets provide the equivalent functionality of a telephone handset but with hands-free operation.

 

 

 


 

Polsen HPA-4X2 4-Channel Stereo Reference Headphone Amplifier

Polsen HPA-4X2 4-Channel Stereo is headphone amplification unit used for when multiple headphone connections are required for professional and project applications.

 

 

 

 


 

USB microphones

Single microphone that connects to your computer by USB for recording voices.

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Data Projectors

 

BENQ MP782ST

BENQ MP782 ST is a short throw projector (1280x800 resolution), with vga, dvi connectivity, and built in speakers. Set up 3 to 4 feet from display screen for a 6 foot image. 

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Epson PowerLite 1776W

The Epson PowerLite 1776W is a slim and ultra-light multimedia projector (1280x800 resolution) with above-average data and video image quality,  Wi-Fi, HDMI, and USB connectivity. It has automatic vertical and horizontal keystone correction, and Auto Screen Fit and built in speakers.

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BenQ Joybee GP1

The BenQ Joybee GP1 is a small, lightweight, bright, palmtop (pocket-sized) projector with built-in audio. It can show photos, presentations and video directly from USB memory key.

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Flipchart Easel

Portable Presentation Flipchart Easels are collapsible portable white dry erase boards that can also hold paper flip charts.  Paper flip charts can be provided upon request.

 

 

 

 


 

Interactive pen for Epson BrightLink Projectors – Ver.1

The Interactive pens is touch-activated infrared stylus designed for use with Epson BrightLink Interactive Projectors

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Laser Pointer / Clicker

The Presentation Laser Pointer / Clicker is a remote control for your presentations as well as a laser pointer.

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various Mac & PC adapters

Come see what we have available.

 

 

 


Portable Document Cameras

Epson DC-6

The Epson DC-6 is our smallest document camera. The 10.7 x 14 capture area allows for easy display of single documents or 3D objects.  It offers XGA resolution and color fidelity, even in low light conditions. Images can be shared through your PC or Epson projector with a USB connection.

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Epson DC 10

The Epson DC-10 is a compact document camera. The 14 x 19 capture area allows for easy display of two pages of documents or 3D objects.  With the high-resolution sensor, you get SXGA resolution and color fidelity, even in low light conditions. Images can be shared directly from the SD card slot or via your PC. With its split screen functionality you can display live and captured images simultaneously.

 

 

 


 

Epson DC 11

The Epson DC-11 is a compact document camera.  It displays two pages of documents, 3D objects with SXGA / WXGA / XGA resolution. The DC-11 features a 5-megapixel sensor, 10x digital zoom, and 30 frames-per-second video. Images can be shared directly via USB, VGA and composite connections, built-in SD card slot, and an Epson projector. With its split screen functionality you can display live and captured images or video simultaneously.

 

 


 

Portable Projector Screens

The Portable Projector Screens are available in various screen sizes. (6 Foot, 6.6 Foot, and 7 Foot)

 

 

 

 

 


 

Calculators 

General Scientific & Business Calculators

The library carries a variety of general use scientific and business calculators.

 

 

 


Ti-83

The TI-83 is an easy-to-use graphing calculator for math and science that lets students graph and compare functions, as well as perform data plotting and analysis.

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Portable Hard Drive

LaCie Stark Mobile Hard Drive

The LaCie Hard Drives are lightweight portable units with 320GB or 500GB of storage and a built in USB 2.0 connector.

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Sign Holders

5' high. Holds 22"x28" signs

 

 

 

 


 

Stanchions

6' blue tape top stanchion for line control at events

Advanced booking is available for camcorders, data projectors, digital cameras, easels, hand trucks, headsets, iclickers, laptops, microphones, portable screens, remotes, speakers, stanchions, tripods, and webcams.

To make a reservation in advance contact us at the The LTC Help Desk at 780.471.8777, library@nait.ca or in person.

Borrowing
Your NAIT ID card serves as your library card. Learn more about how to get a student ID card. To obtain a staff ID card or obtain a replacement visit the Human Resources Offices -PE Building, 2nd Floor HR Reception. The HR office is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. If you have any questions you may contact HR Reception at 780.471.7466 or hrs@nait.ca.

Loan Periods
When you borrow material, you're responsible for the care, return, and any charges incurred.

Borrower type Borrowing period Renewals
Student up to 3 days 0
Staff up to 2 weeks 0


Returning
All loanable technology must be returned in person at the The LTC Help Desk.

Late Fees
You will receive email notices for library material that is overdue and be subject to late fees if material is returned late.

  • Laptops, data projectors, cameras, and camcorders  - $20.00 per day
  • All other technology loans - $1.00 per day

Lost or Damaged Material
In the event that material is lost or irreparably damaged, the full replacement value, together with a processing fee plus any outstanding fines will be payable to the library.

Financial Hold
Students will be placed on Financial Hold with NAIT Financial Services if they have outstanding fines, fees, or lost library items.

Payment Methods
Payment can be made at the The LTC Help Desk using cash, debit, or credit. If you are placed on Financial Hold you can also make payment through MyNAIT Portal or the Cash Office. When payment is made through MyNAIT Portal you must contact NAIT at 780.471.6248 to have your Financial Hold Indicator removed.

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