Technology Lending

Current GVSU Students and Faculty/Staff

Current GVSU students, faculty and staff can checkout laptops or phone chargers with a GVSU ID from the IT Service Desk located in the Mary Idema Pew Library.

Loan Periods

  • Laptops and portable charging bricks can be checked out for 4 hours.
  • Phone chargers can be checked out for 2 hours.


  • Laptops can be renewed.
  • Chargers can be renewed.
  • Charging bricks may need to be recharged before they can be renewed.


  • Laptops:  $4.00 per hour late.
  • Borrowers will pay all costs associated with damage, loss, or theft of items.
  • Outstanding fines will prevent you from checking out additional items and may affect your ability to register for classes or graduate.

Faculty/Staff Only

Lending Information

  • Faculty/staff members can borrow technology equipment
  • Technology can be borrowed from the locations on the right
  • The Allendale Campus only delivers equipment to General-Purpose classrooms (and conference rooms hosting classes) with credit-generating classes.
  • On the banner at the top of the IT Service Desk page, click Request A/V Equipment



Allendale Library
  • Data Projector
  • Laptop Computer 
  • Tripod Projector Screen
  • Portable PA 
Manitou 207
  • Amplified Speaker
  • Data Projector 
  • Document Camera 
  • Portable PA
  • Tripod Projector Screen 

Pew Campus

Eberhard Center 206
  • Camcorder Tripod 
  • Data Projector 
  • Document Camera 
  • Laptop Computer 
  • MP3 Recorder 
  • Portable PA - Large
  • Tripod Projector Screen