Technology Borrowing

UBC Okanagan Library Technology Collection

Technology Borrowing Rules

  • Library CardFree to borrow for UBC students, staff and faculty with a valid UBC ID card
  • Technology loans are available on a first-come, first-served basis; there is no advance booking or renewals.
  • All items must be returned in-person at the Library Service Desk.
  • If items are returned late, fines will be charged.
  • If items are lost, late fees and a replacement fee will be charged.
  • Completion of a ‘Technology Borrower Agreement Form’ is required to borrow laptops, iPads and cameras.
  • UBC Okanagan Library is not responsible for any damage to any device that might be caused by the use of items borrowed from our collection.
ItemLoan PeriodFine Rate
AdaptersDell USB-C
Micro DVI to VGA
Mac Mini Display Port to VGA
Mac Mini DVI to VGA
1 day$1/day
CamerasDigital Cameras
3 days$5/day
ChargersAndroid charger
Charge all (multi-port)
Dell 90W
iPhone charger (5/6/7)
Mac 60W MagSafe1
Mac 60W MagSafe2
Mac 85W MagSafe2
4 hours$1/hour
Electronic AccessoriesComputer Mouse with USB
USB (8G)
1 day$1/day
HeadphonesHeadphones1 day$1/day
Laptops: 24 Hours**Dell E6440
1 day$10/hour
Laptops: 7 days**Dell E6430 & Lenovo
7 days$20/day
Office SuppliesCalculators
Whiteboard Marker Kits
SmartBoard Kits
1 day$1/day
iPadsiPads1 day$1/day

**Laptops connect to the Internet through UBC Visitor and save your files externally before restarting. Software includes: Internet Browswers: Chrome, Explorer and Firefox, Acrobat Reader, File Zilla , IBM SPSS Statistics, Maple, Microsoft Office 2013 (Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word), Notepad, PDFCreator.

The Library also has an Inclusive Technology Lab Collection that includes voice recorders, SmartPens, iPads, laptops, ergonomic mice and keyboards and more.