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  • Oscar Schmidt 5 String Banjo
  • Banjo Strap
  • Gator Banjo Case
  • Snark SN-1X Tuner
  • Banjo Primer Book for Beginners (includes 1 DVD, 2 Audio CDs)


This 5 string banjo is perfect for the beginning musician.  With a 5 string banjo, you can play just about any sort of music you want to play, from bluegrass and folk to rock. Includes an easy to use clip on tuner. The Banjo Primer Book for Beginners, that includes a DVD and 2 Audio CDs, will get you started playing quickly.

CAUTION: Be aware of extremely low or high temperatures. Do not leave the banjo for a prolonged period in direct sunlight or in a hot car. See the included guide for more details.

Loan Period and Fines

This item's loan period is two weeks. 
A $5 per day fee will be applied if material is returned late. 


General Policies

This item is available for check out to CADL cardholders age 18 and older. Borrowers must sign the required Library of Things Agreement acknowledging financial responsibility for lost or damaged equipment.

CADL circulates many unexpected items. Many have different loan rules. See the quick details here. Item's individual pages have further details.

Library of Things (LOT)

  • check out for 2 weeks
  • patrons ages 18+ only
  • must sign agreement
  • patrons may only check out 1 Thing at a time (patrons may still check out other items that are not in LOT collection)
  • late fines vary


  • check out for 2 weeks
  • any age
  • late fines $2.50/day

Raising Reader Backpacks (RRB) and Dolls

  • check out for 3 weeks
  • any age
  • late fines 20¢/day 


  • vary by pass, read pass details