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Laptops, cameras, cables

Borrow cameras, voice recorders, mics, projectors and a wide variety of other multimedia equipment from LITS to support your projects. LITS offers a wide range of up-to-date multimedia equipment, and we can teach you how to use it.

Laptops for students

Laptops are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Circulation Desk. You can check on current availability of student laptops at Gadgets-to-Go.

Dell Chromebooks can be borrowed for 4 hours and are a convenient option for in-library, classroom and other short-term use. If you would like a laptop for a longer period you can borrow a Macbook or Dell Latitude for 7 days.

Please note that LITS circulating laptops are prepared with a standard suite of academic software. If there are additional software titles you need that are not available via the Self Service application (Mac only), you can submit the Software Install Request form.

Laptops for faculty/staff

Faculty and staff can borrow laptops from the Circulation Desk on a first-come, first -served basis.  Contact the Technology Help Desk if you have special needs.


The Circulation Desk also loans out a variety of multimedia items on a first-come, first-served basis, including:

  • various chargers — for iPhones, Android phones, Macbook Pros, Macbook Airs, Apple USB-C,
  • stereo headphones, noise cancelling headphones and USB headsets,
  • scientific calculators and graphing calculators and
  • portable disk drives.

You can check on current availability of these items at Gadgets-to-Go.

Media equipment offerings

Media Services maintains a large inventory of other equipment for 7-day loans. The following types of equipment are available to check out:

  • video, GoPro and DSLR cameras,
  • memory cards and card converters,
  • light panel kits and camera lights,
  • digital audio recorders,
  • stereo headphones and USB headsets,
  • microphones and microphone stands,
  • portable speakers, PA systems and megaphones,
  • display and network adapters,
  • portable hard drives and CD/DVD drives,
  • LCD projectors and projector screens,
  • webcams,
  • Blu-ray and DVD/VHS combo players
  • and much more!