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Playaway Launchpads: the pre-loaded learning tablet



Search Catalog banner Playaway Launchpads are rechargeable tablets for children that are pre-loaded with high quality, ad-free learning apps grouped by age and grade level. Playaway Launchpads are available at all BCPL branches. 


Borrowing Policies

  • Loan Period: Seven days

  • Checkout Fee: Free

  • Checkout Limit: No limit

  • Overdue Fees: $1.00 Per Day. Maximum overdue fee is $12

  • Renewals: Up to two renewals, if no holds are pending

  • Holds: Holds can be requested through the catalog and you will be notified when the Playaway arrives at your branch. Holds are canceled if they are not picked up within seven days of notification

  • Returns: Can be returned to any branch

  • Replacement Costs: $149 for a lost or damaged device and $20 for a lost or damaged charger. Replacement costs are clearly labeled on Playaway Launchpad packaging

Revised: August 17, 2017