Yolo County Library

Kits & Technology

Curated resources for all ages and stages of life. Learn a new skill, practice self-care, host a book club, access technology, connect with family and friends, explore local history, or help young children develop pre-literacy skills, become bilingual and bi-literate, learn daily living skills, and prepare for school. Unless otherwise stated, kits can be borrowed for 4 weeks, no renewals.

Children & Families

Adaptive Learning Kits
Includes storybooks, adapted books, puppets, fidgets, music, DVDs, and sensory manipulatives. For ages 0 – 6.

Bilingual Backpacks
Includes books in Spanish and English, plus one of the following: felt storyboard and puppet, games, or musical instruments. For ages 0-8.

Board Games
Includes popular board games for school-aged children through adults to borrow. Thinking of buying a new game? Try it out for free first. For ages 6+.

Earth Friendly Kits
Includes informational books and related educational materials for the following themes: Trash and Recycling; Rivers, Lakes and Oceans; and Trees and Forests. For ages 2 – 8.

School Readiness Kits
Includes themed informational books with related educational materials. For ages 0 – 6.

Storytime Kits
Includes themed picture books, hand puppets, and a felt board story. For ages 0 – 6.

Sensory Backpack Kits
Includes storybooks, adapted books, puppets, fidgets, music, video and sensory manipulatives. For ages 0 – 5.

STEM2Go Kits
Includes materials and books to boost scientific knowledge. Each kit has a different theme to explore science, technology, engineering, and math. For ages 8 – 12.

Shared Histories Educational Kits

Includes books, lesson plans, historical resources, and hands-on learning activities to connect youth with local history. For classrooms, home-schoolers, or any adult-guided learning. For ages 5 – 12.

Teens & Adults

Board Games
Includes popular board games for school-aged children through adults to borrow. Thinking of buying a new game? Try it out for free first. For ages 6+.

Civics & Citizenship Kit
Includes educational materials to help lawful permanent residents learn more about the United States and prepare for the naturalization process. For teens & adults.

Discovery Kits
Includes introductory books, DVDs, basic tools, and enough supplies to practice a themed craft or hobby. For teens & adults.

Read Around Yolo Book Club Bags
Includes 10 paperback copies of a book with discussion questions and tips for hosting a book club. For teens & adults.

Mental Health and Wellness Kits
Includes books and resources on the following topics: anxiety, depression, substance abuse, mindfulness and stress reduction, grief and PTSD. For adults.

Memory Care & Caregiver Kits
Includes activities for caregivers and families to provide mental stimulation to individuals experiencing memory loss. Memory Kits are available for: early-middle memory loss, middle-late memory loss, and late-stage memory loss. Memory Lane Kits are available for the following decades: 1940s, 1950s, 1960s. There is also a Caregiver Kit. For adults.

Technology

GoPros
Includes GoPro Hero 7 Silver and GoPro Hero 6 Black with USB cable, rechargeable battery, 2 mounts, instruction sheet and safety instruction booklet. For ages 13+.

Chromebooks
Includes laptop microcomputer, power supply, and cord and can be borrowed for 1 week, no renewals. For all ages.

Hotspots
Includes Wi-Fi hotspot device and charging cable and can be borrowed for 1 week, no renewals. For all ages.