Library Laptop User Agreement
Ely Library is pleased to offer laptop computers equipped with wireless access to students for use in the Library only. These laptops are configured to provide you with the same functionality as the other networked Library computers, thus you may search the Internet, type your papers, and print documents. The printed documents can be picked up from the designated area on the first floor of the Library. The following policies govern the use of laptops, please read carefully:
Laptops are to be used in the Library only for a maximum of 2 consecutive hours at a time. All laptops should be returned to the Circulation Desk one hour before closing time to provide the Library staff time to check the condition of the equipment and to charge the batteries. Laptop check-out will stop one hour before the Library closes.
Laptops are available on a first come, first served basis. Users cannot reserve a laptop.
- Laptops should not be left unattended.
- Users must return the laptops to the Circulation Desk with hand-off to a staff member prior to leaving the Library; Laptops are not be left on any unattended Circulation Desk counter and are considered the responsibility of the student until a staff member signs them returned.