Laptop computers are available with two renewals for checkout by Augusta University
students with a valid JagCard. Laptops checkout is available at the Reese Library
Information Desk for 7 days. Return the laptop to an Information Desk Staff member
to ensure your account has been cleared as you will remain responsible for the laptop
until it is checked in.
Laptops can be used anywhere on the Augusta University campuses. Wireless Internet
access works in almost all buildings. Laptops may be used at home, but wireless access
depends entirely on the user performing all required configuration and setup. Be sure
to log-on to the laptop before leaving campus. Contact ITS (Information Technology
Services) Helpdesk for assistance at (706)721-4000.
NOTE: All laptops are loaded with software to prevent changes. BE SURE TO SAVE YOUR
WORK to media outside the laptop before turning it off.
Laptop usage guidelines/responsibilities:
Seven day loan period with two renewals.
Late charges $5.00 per day
Student must wait 24 hours to check out another laptop if at least 2 laptops are not
available for checkout.
Habitual lateness may result in a suspension of Library privileges. This will be determined
at the discretion of the Access Services Librarian and will be based on the amount
of accrued overdue days; as well as how often this occurs.
The student is responsible for returning all parts of the laptop in good working order
and will be held responsible for repair and/or replacement of any laptop not working
upon return. Replacement cost will be determined at the time of loss or damage, up
to the cost to replace the entire laptop, plus a processing charge of $15.00. If you
encounter any problem while the laptop is in your possession, please let the Information
Desk Staff member know when you return the laptop.
At this time, printing from the laptops is unavailable. To print, save your work to
a CDR or USB flash drive and print from any Summerville campus computer lab.
Do NOT leave the laptop unattended on campus or loan it to others.
Do NOT depend on the laptop clock for timing the return of a laptop to the Information
Do NOT expose the devices to temperature extremes, water, etc.
Do NOT load additional software or tamper with the existing hardware or software on
Students using Augusta University electronic devices are subject to the Information
Systems Security and Computer Usage Policy.
Misuse of devices or non-compliance with written usage policies may result in loss
of check out privileges.
Calculators and Headphones
Calculators checkout for 1 day and can be renewed twice.
Headphones checkout for 4 hours and can be renewed twice.