At UBC Vancouver
All borrowers must hold a valid UBC Library card and sign the Laptop Borrower Agreement. Laptop loan periods will vary by UBC Library branch. Enquire at the branch circulation desk for specific loan periods and return times. Laptops are non-renewable and non-requestable.
Laptop computers are available at:
- Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, Information Desk, Level 3
- Koerner Library at the Circulation Desk, Entrance Level (FL 3)
- Woodward Library at the Information Desk, Entrance Level
- David Lam Library at the Circulation Desk, Entrance Level
To see up-to-date availability, check the Laptop Computer entry in the UBC library catalogue.
For more information on using the laptops, please see our Laptop Usage Guide.
Chapman Learning Commons
The Chapman Learning Commons Help Desk on level 3 of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre has the equipment below available for loan to UBC students, faculty & staff. To find more information about equipment, including images and extended loan policies, visit the Chapman Learning Commons page. :
|Universal Laptop Chargers
Cameras & Camcorders
|Canon PowerShot Camera
|GoPro Max 360
Adapters & AV Equipment
|Mac Display Adapters
Microphones and Recording Equipment
|Zoom H5 Recorder
|Digital Voice Recorder
|DJI Osmo Mobile Stabilizer
|Film Scanning Adapters
|Mac USB SuperDrive
|Mini Virtual Reality Glasses
|Smartphone Tripod Kit
|USB-Powered External DVD Writer
|Virtual Reality 3D Headset
Canaccord Learning Commons
The Canaccord Learning Commons also has equipment for loan to students in the Sauder School of Business. For more information, please visit the myBCom website.
Woodward Library and the Biomedical Branch Library
Woodward Library and the Biomedical Branch Library have a small selection of chargers and adapters available for loan to current UBC students, faculty and staff. For more information visit the Woodward Library Technology Borrowing page.
Arduino Prototyping Platform
Courtesy of the Engineering Physics Department, six Arduino boards are available for 3-day loan to UBC students, faculty & staff. More information is available from the Engineering Physics Project Lab.
For up to date availability, please see our holdings information page
- Woodward Library Information Desk
Kill A Watt Meters
UBC Library has partnered with the Sustainability Office. These devices monitor energy usage of electrical equipment. For more information, see this news article. They are available at:
- Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
- Koerner Library
- Woodward Library
For up to date availability, please see our holdings information page.
Technology loans are available at the Library Service Desk. Available items include adapters, laptops, the Inclusive Technology Lab borrowing collection, and calculators. A Technology Borrowing Agreement must be completed annually before borrowing laptops and ITL technology. Items must be returned at the Library Service Desk.