Telescopes & Binoculars

Telescopes @ Main

Explore the Night Sky with a Telescope

  • An informational video viewing (see video below) and signed agreement are required before taking a telescope
  • Adults with a valid CLEVNET library system card may borrow a telescope from the Main Branch
  • Adults must supervise use by children
  • The telescope requires a tabletop for use
  • Telescopes may be kept for 14 days with no renewals
  • Overdue fines are $5 per day


In order to use the Telescopes, MPL asks you to watch the following video to learn how to use them properly. (Thanks to Geauga Park District for the great instructional video.)



Binoculars @ Main & Headlands

View the Great Outdoors with Mentor Public Library BinocularsNikon Prostaff

  • Celestron BinocularsBinoculars can be reserved by clicking on the appropriate “Reserve a Thing” button below
  • Adults with a valid CLEVNET library card can check out a pair of binoculars
  • Binoculars are available at the Main and Headlands branches
    • Main – Nikon Prostaff 3s binoculars.
    • Headlands – Celestron NatureDX
  • Use them for 14 days, no renewals
  • Binoculars need to be returned inside at Main or Headlands front desks
  • Overdue fee is $5 per day



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