NOTE: As of May 13, 2013, we require two forms of ID for device/equipment check outs (laptops, iPads, eReaders, etc.). A valid FIU One Card and government-issued ID must be presented.
Devices circulate for 4 hours with an overdue fine of $30.00 per hour--except where noted.
Technology Available for Loan
All laptops provide:
Printing directly to library photocopiers and printers
Power adaptors (power adaptors are not available for checkout without a laptop)
Ability to transfer files to flashdrives
The following actions are not permitted:
Saving files or data to the hard drive (prohobited due to copyright laws and virus protection)
Downloading of programs, music, movies, etc.
Physical altering of the device
Extended loan laptops - a limited number of Dell laptops are available for three-day loan . Wireless connectivity to personal account permitted
Laptops for Faculty traveling to high-risk destinations – Faculty with approved TAs for international travel to high-risk destinations may request a laptop for the duration of their travel. The laptop will be formatted to comply with FIU's International Travel Data Security Guideline, available at IT Security Policies. Requests must be received by the Green Library Access Services Department (firstname.lastname@example.org or 305-348-2451) at least two weeks prior to departure.
About a dozen flip cameras are available during the Fall Semester for projects in conjunction with the Freshman Experience Seminar class (SLS-1501). If you wish to borrow a flipcam during the Spring or Summer semesters, please contact Course Reserves at 305-348-3775 at least 24 hours in advance.
Portable DVD Players
Portable DVD players are available at the Green Library MMC. These players are checked out in a convenient bag containing the following items (individually checked out to your account): Portable DVD Player, A/C adapter, TV cable, Car adapter, Remote Control, and Canvas Bag.