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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Technology at MPAL

This guide provides a description of the technology you can borrow and use at the Music and Performing Arts Library. It also has some helpful troubleshooting tips, but please feel free to ask a staff member for help in person!

Portable CD/DVD Players

MPAL has portable USB-connected CD/DVD players that you can check out. Ask for one at the service desk! Players must be returned directly to the MPAL service desk. Do not return them to other libraries or put them in our drop box.


  • 4 Samsung and 4 LG external CD/DVD drives available.
  • Circulate for one week; one renewal is allowed in person or by phone.
  • Overdue fines of $15/day apply.

Check Availability

You can check the availability of our CD/DVD players in the library catalog.