Technology Loan Policies

iPad Policy

  • Current students only may check out iPads from the Circulation Desk with a valid La Verne ID.
  • iPad loan period:
    • three (3) days. (Due at closing time the third day after checkout.)
    • 4 hours
  • Available on a first come, first serve basis.
  • iPads are NOT renewable. (Must wait a minimum of 24 hours after check-in time before checking out an iPad again, due to their high demand.)
  • iPads may not be returned through the library’s internal or external book drops, doing so may result in late fees.

Applications: iPads are preloaded with apps selected by the Library staff. Any data saved on the device will be deleted upon return.

Patron Responsibilities:

  • Do not leave iPads unattended.
  • The first time a borrower checks out an iPad, they must read and sign a loan agreement accepting responsibility for any loss or damage to the iPad.
  • Upon return, iPads will be checked to ensure all equipment is intact.
  • Patrons must return all peripherals borrowed with iPad.

Late Fees (3 day checkout): $30.00 per day
Late Fees (4 hour checkout): $30.00 an hour
Damage/Replacement Cost: $500.00 iPad; $50.00 iPad cable

Laptop Loan Policy

  • Current students, faculty and staff may borrow laptops from the Circulation Desk with a valid La Verne ID.
  • Laptop loan period is four (4) hours.
  • Laptops may only be used in Library.
  • No overnight loan of laptops
  • Laptops may not be returned through the library’s internal or external book drops, doing so may result in late fees.

Applications: Microsoft Office 2000 Professional

Patron Responsibilities:

  • Do not leave laptops unattended.
  • The first time a borrower checks out a laptop, they must read and sign a loan agreement accepting responsibility for any loss or damage to the computer.
  • Upon return, computers will be checked to ensure all equipment is intact.
  • Patrons must return all peripherals borrowed with laptop.

Late Fees: $10.00 per hour/per item (laptop plus 2-part power cable)
Damage/Replacement Cost: $1,200.00

Renewal Policy:

Laptops may be renewed at the Circulation Desk if current demand is low.

Netbook Loan Policy

  • Current students, faculty and staff may borrow netbooks from the Circulation Desk with a valid La Verne ID.
  • Netbook loan period is three (3) days. (Due at closing time the third day after checkout.)
  • Netbooks may not be returned through the library’s internal or external book drops, doing so may result in late fees.

Applications: None

Patron Responsibilities:

  • Do not leave netbooks unattended.
  • The first time a borrower checks out a netbook, they must read and sign a loan agreement accepting responsibility for any loss or damage to the computer.
  • Upon return, computers will be checked to ensure all equipment is intact.
  • Patrons must return all peripherals borrowed with laptop.

Late Fees: $10.00 per day/per item (netbook plus 2-part power cable)
Damage/Replacement Cost: $215.00

Renewal Policy:

Netbooks may be renewed at the Circulation Desk if current demand is low.

Important!

  • Saving your work early & often to your personal cloud drive or USB flash memory drive is highly recommended!
  • Previous search history and all saved files will be cleared from the computer upon shutdown or if computer freezes.
  • If you wish to print, save your file to a flash drive or email it to yourself, then bring it up on one of the library PC workstations and send it to print from there.