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Laptop Lending for Students

  • UNCA OneCard Required

  • Inquire at the Circulation Desk


Ramsey Library provides a laptop lending service to UNC Asheville students for use in the library building. Laptops are wireless-enabled and loaded with Microsoft Office suite.

Usage Rules for Library Laptops

  • Ramsey Library laptop computers and equipment must be checked out (with a valid UNCA OneCard) from and returned to the Ramsey Library Circulation Desk. The borrower is responsible for the replacement cost of all equipment damaged, lost, or stolen

Each laptop computer comes with:
1. A power cord/AC power adapter

You are responsible for the item. The replacement cost for the item is available at the Circulation Desk.

  • The term of the loan is 5 (five) hours. The equipment is for library use only.

  • A request for an additional loan period of 2 hours (renewal) may be made online. One renewal is permitted provided no one else is waiting to use the equipment.

  • Overdue fines of $5.00 per item per hour, or portion of an hour, will be charged to the borrower's account if the equipment is not returned on time.

  • The borrower agrees not to copy any applications software or drivers from the hard disk of the equipment to any other storage medium or to any other machine.

  • The borrower agrees to abide by the Ramsey Library Patron Usage Policy for Computing and Networking, the UNCA Student Usage Policy for Computing and Networking, as well as all applicable federal and state laws, when using this equipment.

  • Ramsey Library is not responsible for the loss of any data while using this equipment. All data saved on the laptop's hard disk will be erased when the computer is shut down or restarted.

Additional information is available at the Circulation Desk. Call us at 828.251.6336.


This page updated 15 September 2010.

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