Laptop Checkout During COVID-19 University Response

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Students, faculty, and staff may need laptops to use remotely during the COVID-19 university response. The InfoLabs and the DoIT Help Desk are partnering to provide laptops during this event.

Check Availability of Laptops

To check the availability of laptops at Computer Sciences and Memorial Library, please visit the Equipment Checkout System page. (


All checkout and rental fees are waived during this time.

Length of Checkout/Rental

New laptop checkout requests can be made for an extended checkout period lasting through the end of the semester (May 8th).

Existing laptop checkouts will be automatically extended through the end of the semester (May 8th). We encourage patrons that do NOT need these laptops for the full period to return the equipment to the appropriate location below so that others that do may have access to it.


Laptop checkout and return on campus is limited to the following two locations:

  • Memorial Library
  • Equipment: Student laptop checkout and returns only
  • Phone: (608) 262-3343
  • Hours: Monday - Friday, 12pm - 4pm
  • Number of laptops available: Availability listed on the Equipment Checkout System page

Please contact the organizations above prior to visiting to confirm availability and hours.

Please email if you're interested in having a laptop shipped off-campus.

Equipment Hygiene

All equipment is sanitized upon return and before it is checked back out to patrons.

Additional Information

For more information on campus response to COVID-19, please visit

To monitor campus operations, please visit

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Owner:Dana G.Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2020-03-17 20:06 CDTUpdated:2020-03-26 17:55 CDT
Sites:DoIT Departmental Support, DoIT Help Desk, General Library System
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