Borrow an Orion StarBlast Telescope

Explore the evening sky with our Orion StarBlast Telescope, made possible through the support of Cornerstones of Science. The telescope is available for loan on a weekly basis by appointment. The borrowing period runs from Wednesday at 10am (or when you pick it up) to the following Tuesday at 4:30pm. To reserve a week, please contact the Reference Desk at 883-4723 option 4. Please note that the telescope may only be borrowed by patrons of Scarborough Public Library who are 18 or older and have no outstanding charges over $5.

Monthly Evening Sky Map

Southern Maine Astronomy Observatory's Clear Sky Chart

Library Resources on Astronomy and Space