Policy Manual



Use of Laptop Computers

Policy #:


Authorized by:

Associate Dean for Administrative and Financial Services 04/28/98

Approved by:

Dean of the University 6/12/98

  1. Laptop computers are available for checkout from the Anderson Library to faculty and staff with a valid ID. The checkout period typically will be for a brief period of time to "overnight". However, these units may be checked out for an extended time frame under certain conditions.

  2. Because these are portable laptop computers, priority will be given to faculty and staff attending professional workshops, conferences, or meetings. Faculty or staff wishing to use a laptop computer at a conference or workshop are strongly ?encouraged to contact the Anderson Library staff to reserve a unit.

  3. The following restrictions apply to the use of the computers:

    1. Users are prohibited from altering the system configuration of the hardware or software without the prior approval of CSD.

    2. Users are prohibited from installing software without the prior approval of CSD.

    3. Users are expected to save personal files to a personal data disk.