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Borrow Technology

Technology is available at both the Circulation Desk and the Technology Support Desk. Take a look at what’s available below!

Laptops

PC and Mac laptops can be checked out at the following campus locations:

The Circulation Desk located on the first floor of Atkins Library near the main entrance The Self-Checkout Laptop Kiosk located on the ground floor of the College of Health and Human Services building (CHHS)

 

Additional information on specific software applications for borrowed laptops can be found here.

Technical Specifications:

Laptops are regularly updated and feature currently supported operating systems and antivirus protection Laptops provide multiple video connectivity options, however, adapters and cables are not included Laptops include several industry leading productivity software applications including Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Cloud

Circulation Replacement Costs:

Patrons are responsible for the cost of repairs for damage sustained to a laptop while in your possession. Patrons are responsible for the entire replacement cost of the laptop if it is severely damaged, lost, or stolen while in your possession.

Circulation Late Fines:

Laptop fines are $1.00 per hour or any part of an hour.
 

Self-Checkout Laptop Kiosk (located in the CHHS Building):

Laptops are available for currently enrolled UNC Charlotte students, faculty, and staff UNC Charlotte ID must be presented for checkout. Temporary UNC Charlotte ID's are not accepted. Laptops from the self-checkout kiosk are fully charged, however, they are meant for short-term usage only (+- 4 hour battery life expectancy; AC adapters are not available for checkout at the kiosk.)  Only one laptop can be checked out per patron at any given time (you cannot check out a laptop from the Atkins library and another from the self-service kiosk simultaneously) There are no instant renewals. There is a four hour wait before next check out for the same patron. Your library account must be in good standing to checkout a laptop (no current fines or overdue items pending.) You must log into the laptop using your NinerNet credentials before leaving campus in order to establish a user account on the device.  Failure to do so may result in the inability to log into the device at a later time. Note:  The initial login also requires access to the campus-wide Eduroam wireless network.  You must be within the vicinity of Eduroam's broadcast area in order to successfully log into the laptop the first time.  Afterwards, the laptop can be accessed elsewhere, including off campus. Laptops checked out at the kiosk must be returned to the kiosk for check in.

*Laptops are available on a first come, first served basis.  See specific details for each laptop checkout location below:
 

Atkins Library Circulation Desk:

Laptops are available for currently enrolled UNC Charlotte students only. UNC Charlotte ID must be presented for checkout. Temporary UNC Charlotte ID's are not accepted. Laptops circulate for a 24 hour loan period with no instant renewals. There is a four hour wait before next check out for the same patron. Only one laptop can be checked out per patron at any given time (you cannot check out a laptop from the Atkins library and another from the self-service kiosk simultaneously) AC adapters are also available at the circulation desk for checkout if needed Your library account must be in good standing to checkout a laptop (no current fines or overdue items pending.) You must log into the laptop using your NinerNet credentials before leaving the library to establish a user account on the device.  Failure to do so may result in the inability to log into the device at a later time. Note:  Following the initial login, the laptop can be accessed elsewhere, including off campus. Laptops checked out at the circulation desk must be returned to the circulations desk for check in.

Borrow Technology

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