Only current BSC faculty, staff, and students may borrow equipment from the Library. In addition, some equipment may not be available for student checkout or may be available for a limited period of time or for on-campus or in-library use only.
Students may borrow most equipment, including laptops, for three (3) days with a maximum of one (1) renewal.
Faculty and staff may borrow laptops and media projectors for seven (7) days, or longer by arrangement. Loan periods for other equipment are by arrangement.
All users are responsible for the loss of or damage to library equipment while in their care. Students are subject to overdue fines for equipment not returned or renewed on time. Fines accrue at a rate of $20.00 per day for laptops and iPads, and $5.00 per day for other equipment.
For questions regarding library equipment, or for urgent or last-minute requests, please call the Circulation Desk (205-226-4740).
A full list of available equipment and loan periods can be found here.
Information on AV and other equipment in the library's seminar and other rooms can be found here.