Borrowing Equipment

Service Description

Fondren Library provides equipment for use in the library and individual departments, and for checkout through the Digital Media Commons.

Available for use in Fondren

  • Wifi is available everywhere in the building
  • Public computers (ask for code when checking in at front desk)
  • Rice Network computers (Rice NetID required)
  • Scanning kiosks
  • Specialty scanning devices in the DMC
  • Microform scanners and photocopiers in Kelley Center (payment required for photocopies)
  • Color and B&W printers (payment required)
  • Rice networked printers (paid through Rice NetID)
  • Color plotters (paid through Rice NetID)
  • Various legacy media drives/readers in the DMC

Available for checkout at the Circulation Desk

  • USB corded mice
  • Laptop display adapters
  • HDMI & VGA cables
  • Umbrellas
  • Portable battery chargers and cables
  • Dry erase markers & erasers
  • Portable DVD players
  • Bluetooth audio receivers
  • Disposable earbuds
  • Disposable earplugs
  • Disposable ponchos

Available for checkout for Rice ID Holders in the DMC

  • Video equipment
  • Camera equipment
  • Audio equipment
  • Lighting
  • A/V accessories