Loanable Technology Terms and Conditions

  • The Library reserves the right to limit the number of reservations a patron can make on an item (or similar item) in order to provide access to multiple students.
  • Reservations are not guaranteed, since it is contingent on the previous patron returning the item on time.
  • The Library requires 72 hours after the return of an item before the borrower can check out the same or a similar item.
  • Exceptions may be made at the discretion of Library administration.
  • The borrower is responsible for replacing any pieces damaged or missing during the loan period.
  • If anything is missing or damaged, the item will not be discharged from the borrower’s account until the situation is resolved.
  • The library is not responsible for any damage that may occur to equipment while in possession of the borrower.
  • By making a booking, the borrower agrees that all pieces are present upon check out.
  • The item must be returned to the Loanable Technology Desk in the Media Commons at the Undergraduate Library and cannot be returned to a different library or via a book drop box.
  • Overdue fines of $15/day begin accruing as soon as the items become overdue.
  • Loanable technology equipment will not be discharged from the borrower’s account until all the items are inspected and accounted for by a library staff member.
  • The Library does not provide common battery types (AA and AAA) for circulating items, nor will we refund any personal battery purchases.

Notice: Warning of Copyright Restrictions
The copyright law of the United States (title 17, United States Code) governs the reproduction, distribution, adaptation, public performance, and public display of copyrighted material. A person who uses technology to make an unauthorized copy of copyrighted material may be liable for copyright infringement unless they have a valid justification for making the copy, such as fair use. Should you have questions regarding copyright, please contact the University’s Copyright Librarian, Sara Benson, at General copyright information is also available online at: