Laptop Checkout

Laptop computers are available for checkout to Peninsula Library System cardholders in good standing at the below San Mateo County Libraries. Patrons over 18 year’s old must provide a valid, government issue ID matching the library record.


  • Daily limit for all computers is 4 hours. No renewals or reservations are allowed.
  • Laptops must be used in the library. Patron must have Library Card present.
  • Laptops are due 30 minutes before closing, regardless of when they are checked out. The 4 hour time limit is based on the printed receipt time.
  • Overdue laptops - standard charges will apply.
  • Wireless Printing is available on all library laptops.

Available at these Locations

SMCL also offers WiFi hotspots and WiFi hotspot/laptop combos to Bring The Internet Home.