University Libraries

Technology Lending


Current GVSU students, faculty, and staff can check out a laptop with a photo ID.

Loan Periods & Renewals

Laptops can be checked out for 4 hours but may be taken outside of the building. Laptops cannot be renewed.


The late fee is $2 per hour for laptops. If the laptop is damaged, lost, or stolen while you have it checked out, you are responsible for all costs.

Additional Materials Available

Stop at a library service desk to check out the following:

  • Calculators, both standard and scientific (1 day checkout)
  • Webcams (4 hour checkout)
  • Headphones (1 day checkout)
  • Monitor adapters (Mac only, 1 day checkout)
  • Dual headphone adapters (1 day checkout)
  • Whiteboard markers and eraser (in-library use only)

Forget something else? We carry a number of items that you can borrow from our service desks.