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Playaway Launchpads

Playaway Launchpad image

  • Playaway Launchpad tablets are for children ages 3-5 and are pre-loaded with learning apps and games.    
  • Launchpads must be checked out with an adult library card, only one Launchpad at a time per adult card.
  • Launchpads are circulated in a case which contains the Launchpad tablet, adapter and cord.
  • Holds may be placed on Launchpads.
  • The checkout/loan period is seven (7) days.
  • Launchpad loans may be renewed one time.
  • The overdue fine is $1.00 per day. Replacement costs are $149 for the tablet; $10 for lost or damaged case, adapter or cord.
  • Launchpads should not be returned via the Book Drop.

Launchpads are currently available at six of the Prince George’s County Memorial Library System’s branches: 

  • Bladensburg
  • Glenarden
  • Greenbelt
  • Largo-Kettering
  • Oxon Hill
  • Spauldings 

All six branches will have fourteen (14) Launchpads, each offering apps on a specific theme:

  • A Day At The Zoo
  • All About Animals
  • Beep, Beep, Vroom, Vroom
  • Build It, Fix It, Fun
  • Hello! Bonjour!
  • Imagination Way
  • Peek-a-Zoo
  • Princess University
  • School of Fish
  • Si! Yes, Si!
  • Transport Station
  • Van Gogh Go Go
  • Where Would You Go?
  • You Auto Know