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NOTE 4/21/2021: Summer 2021, the Library will be transitioning back to loaning out laptop computers and other equipment for short periods of time on a first-come, first-serve basis. The date when this will begin is not yet determined. Semester-long loans of laptops through TCU IT has been discontinued.

All borrowers of laptops must sign a Responsibility Agreement acknowledging that they accept responsibility for overdue fines and costs for replacement/repair of equipment that is returned damaged, or is lost.

Loan periods, overdue fines, and replacement costs for various equipment other than laptops and tablets are listed in the table below.



Loan Period

Overdue Fines

Replacement Costs

Windows Laptop Computers 48 hours $2 per hour up to $1,500
Windows Laptop Chargers 48 hours $2 per hour $80
Mac Laptop Computers 4 hours $5 per hour up to $2,000
Laptop Carrying Cases (only checked out with laptop) 48 hours no fine, but must be returned with laptop $30
Calculators 4 hours $5 per hour up to $170

USB Universal Charging Cables

4 hours $1 per hour $25
Study Room Keys 3 hours $5 per hour


A/V Editing Room Keys 4 hours $5 per hour


Microphone Kit

4 hours

$15 per hour


Camera Kit 1 (JVC Everio R 4K camcorder, case, 32GB SD card, charger, small tripod)

2 days

$0.75 per day


Camera Kit 2 (JVC Everio R HD camcorder, case, 32GB SK card, charger) 2 days $0.75 per day


Manfrotto BeFree Video Tripod with Fluid Head

2 days

$0.75 per day



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