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Information Technology

Technology Lending & Borrowing

The Library (Irwin and Science), Center for Academic Technology (CAT), and Information Technology (IT) work together to meet Butler's technology lending needs.  The appropriate lending department depends on affiliation (student or faculty/staff) and usage scenario as outlined below.

Students

LAPTOPS: Library (Irwin and Science) IT Help Desk (for qualified repairs only)
IPADS: Irwin Library  

CHARGERS: 

(smartphone/laptop power adapters)

Irwin Library  
MEDIA EQUIPMENT:
(video cameras, etc.)
Irwin Library  

iPads can be a great alternative to laptops when a user needs lightweight mobile internet/email access.  They can also be used to record videos.  Ask the Library for more information.

Faculty/Staff

LAPTOPS: IT Help Desk (for work related purposes only; supervisor approval required)  
IPADS: CAT  
COMPUTER PERIPHERALS:
(adapters, etc.)
IT Help Desk*  
MEDIA EQUIPMENT: CAT  

*The IT Help Desk lends laptop power adapters for Butler owned computers to faculty and staff for short periods of time; CD drives and a variety of presentation adapters and are available to borrow as well.

iPads are a great alternative to laptops when a user needs light internet/email access/note taking while traveling. Ask the Center for Academic Technology for more information.

Class/Events

LAPTOPS (INDIVIDUAL/CART): IT via EMS
IPAD CART: IT via EMS
MEDIA EQUIPMENT: IT via EMS
PAPER EASELS: CAT via EMS

Faculty and staff can request carts or media equipment through EMS or from the Borrow a Cart request form on itrequest.butler.edu.

Related Links:

The Library

Library Policies

Equipment Lending

Center for Academic Technology (CAT)

Lending Library

Information Technology (IT)

Faculty Staff Loaner Laptops

PCs, Macs & Peripherals

Computers, Software & Printers

IT Computer Rebuild

Computer Hardware Repair

University Events

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