Eau Claire library launches iPad lending program

WEAU – “History was made in Eau Claire on Wednesday, as the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library became the first public library in the country to check out Apple iPads.”

2 Responses to “Eau Claire library launches iPad lending program”

  1. Vicki
    October 12, 2011 at 4:27 pm #

    Not true!! The Norwalk Public Library in Connecticut has been lending iPads (both the first and second) for more than a year now. Granted, the customers must use them in-house but their circulation is very high. We will also be getting Kindle Fires to loan next month.

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