Equipment Checkout

Circulating equipment includes three projectors, three projector screens, four laptop computers and accompanying connection cables. The equipment is not for personal use.

University faculty and staff may check out equipment for use with in-service education programs or other university-related community activity for a period of week or longer if approved by the director. University faculty and staff may also check out equipment for classroom use for a period of one day. The director must approve longer checkouts.

UWA Faculty have priority. Community leaders may use laptops when not reserved for faculty, but it must have the approval of the director. Equipment may be checked out for 48-hour periods or longer if approved by the library director. Community leaders must be able to use the equipment before checking it out.

The borrower is responsible for any damage, loss, or theft of the equipment. No software should be installed on the laptops. Reservations must be made through the library director’s secretary, and they should be made at least one week in advance. The borrower must sign this form indicating that he or she understands the policy.

The laptops operate on Windows XP, have a wireless network card and built in modem, and provide access to the Microsoft Office Suite of programs, including Microsoft Power Point.

Please call 652-3611 with any questions regarding use of the equipment.

For those wishing to contact the Director please address correspondence to Dr. Neil Snider, Tutwiler Library, Station 12, Livingston, AL 35470.

Please review the policies below regarding the use of the equipment.

Policy on Lap Top Computers, LCD Projectors, and Screens

  1. Equipment is not for personal use.
  2. Faculty and Staff have priority to the use of equipment.
  3. Community leaders must be able to use equipment before checking it out for a period no longer than 48 hours unless approved by the Library Director.
  4. University faculty and staff may check out equipment for classroom use.  When checked out for classroom use, the loan period is one day. The Director must approve a longer loan period.
  5. The borrower is responsible for any damage, loss, or theft of the equipment.
  6. The borrower must not install software on the lap tops.
  7. Reservations must be made through the Library's secretary, and they must be made at least one week in advance. Exceptions must be approved by the Director.
  8. The borrower must sign a form indicating that he/she understands the policy on the use of equipment.