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Brown Library :: Policies

Technology Circulation Policies

Tablet Laptops

Tablets are loaded with both Microsoft Office 2013 and 2010 and have wifi capabilities.

  • You must be a current VWCC student or employee and bring your current VWCC photo ID
  • Checkout period is 2 hours, in-library use only
  • Requires signature on a checkout form
  • Can be renewed in person for another 2 hours, if no one else has requested it
  • Must be returned 15 mins. prior to closing time

There is a $1,000 penalty for unreturned or destroyed units and accessories. Class registration, graduation, and transcripts will also be blocked. In addition, the college may turn the debt over to a collection agency or offset the debt against your state income tax refund.

iPads

Installed on the iPads are a variety of useful, educational, and fun apps for your use. All iPads have the same apps available.

  • You must be a current VWCC student or employee and bring your current VWCC photo ID
  • Checkout period is 2 hours, in-library use only
  • Requires signature on a checkout form
  • Can be renewed in person for another 2 hours, if no one else has requested it
  • Must be returned 15 mins. prior to closing time

There is a $600 penalty for unreturned or destroyed units and accessories. Class registration, graduation, and transcripts will also be blocked. In addition, the college may turn the debt over to a collection agency or offset the debt against your state income tax refund.

GPS Units

  • Checkout period is 14 days for faculty and staff; 7 days for students and community members.
  • Requires a photo ID and signature on a checkout form
  • User supplies 2 AA batteries
  • Can be renewed in person

There is a $200 penalty for unreturned units and accessories. Class registration will also be blocked.

For more information, please call the circulation desk at 857-6941.

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Library Services
Mon-Thurs: 8AM-8PM
Fri: 8AM-5PM
Sat: 9AM-1PM

Contact Us

Library Services
(Top Floor - Brown Library)
Phone: 540-857-7303

3095 Colonial Ave. SW
Roanoke, VA 24015