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Laptop/iPad/Kindle Loans

Checkout Policy:

Laptops/iPads/Kindles may be borrowed by eligible University of Georgia students, faculty, and staff. Request laptops/iPads/Kindles from the Circulation desks at the Main and Science Libraries.

*There are also laptops/iPads/Kindles available for checkout at the Miller Learning Center.

Laptop/iPad Loan Period: 6 hours. Laptops/iPads may not be checked out for overnight use.

Kindle Loan Period: 14 days

Renewal Policy: No renewals

Laptop/iPad Overdue/Late Fees: $10.00 per hour will be charged for overdue laptops/iPads.

Kindles Overdue/Late Fees: Regular overdue fines and fees apply to the Kindles.

Maximum late fee per item, $50.00. No grace period for the accrual of overdue fees.

Laptop Damage / Replacement Cost: $1,000

iPad Damage / Replacement Cost: $500

Kindle Damage / Replacement Cost: $90

DO NOT LEAVE LAPTOPS/IPADS/KINDLES UNATTENDED.

Patrons are responsible for any lost or damaged laptops/iPads/Kindles. Laptops/iPads/Kindles will be checked upon return to ensure they are in good working order.

Wireless Network Locations:

All floors of the Main and Science Libraries are on the wireless network. However, a UGA MyID account is required to logon to the network. The wireless signal may be weak in some areas of these buildings due to range limitations.  

Saving Your Work (Laptops):

There is no back-up system on the laptops. Once the power supply has been exhausted, unsaved work will be lost.