Borrow Equipment



The Details

  • Chromebooks, Windows, or MacBook laptops from the Computing Help Desk
    • For short term loans under 1 months, contact the Computing Help Desk via with details of your needs.
    • For long term loans (full semester, or academic year) contact the Office of Student Success via Google form on their website.
    • We have a very limited number of Windows and MacBook laptops, so if you require one of those please include what applications require those platforms and for what courses.
    • The Help Desk will respond during our hours listed on the LTS Hours website.
  • iPads from the Computing Help Desk
    • During the first two weeks of each semester, iPads are only available if they are required for coursework or if you have an approved need through the Accessiblity and Disablity Resources department. Contact for reservations.
    • After the first two weeks of the semester, the Computing Help Desk will go through this iPad Request Form waitlist and loan out the remaining iPads.  As of 12/13/22, there are 33 students ont he waitlist, and we have a total of 50 iPads.
    • iPads can only be checked out one semester at a time, and MUST be returned before the end of finals or there will be a $730 replacement fine added to your Student Account.
  • Audio, video, and photography equipment from the Knapp Equipment Desk
  • ​Phone chargers, MacBook laptop chargers, calculators and headphones from the Clapp Service Desk
    • ​Check out and return these items during Clapp Library hours.
    • Questions: email or call 781-283-2166
  • Renewal requests MUST be done BEFORE the due date by calling the the Knapp Center or Help Desk.
    • Renewals MUST be requested via phone or in person.  
    • Renewals will only be granted if there is time available after your reservation.
    • If your item cannot be renewed, you MUST return it on the original due date.
    • Extended requests may require you bring the equipment in before a renewal.
  • Additional information
    • All equipment is available for current faculty, staff, and students with academic equipment needs.
    • Details of the equipment available for borrowing.
    • Reservations are limited to one of each item at a time, unless approved by prior request.

Reserving equipment for an event?

  • Reserve projectors, screens, microphones, speakers and more through 25Live for your campus events.
  • Questions?  Contact Media Services