Yes, however we recommend that you use an external storage device and save your work frequently. If the laptop reboots or runs out of power anytime during the allotted borrowing period all data is lost.
FAQ Topic: Laptops Kiosk FAQs
All equipment provided is guaranteed to be 100% virus free when delivered to you. If you get a virus while using the laptop simply reboot the unit and that will eliminate the virus. Be careful to save anything that you’ve created on the laptop as that will also be erased.
Laptops are wiped clean of data to protect your privacy after each use.
A laptop cannot be borrowed while it is in charging mode or if one was reported damaged. Charging laptops will show up as yellow on the kiosk screen. Damaged devices will show up as yellow with a wrench icon. Damaged devices will be repaired and replaced as soon as possible.
The kiosk performs functions such as deleting the previous patron’s data and recharging the battery. This takes 6 minutes and during that time the kiosk device cannot be borrowed.
Return the laptop as soon as you realize there is a problem with it. Follow the on-screen instruction to notify us about the problem. Then check out another laptop if available.
No. You are responsible for returning the laptop on a timely basis.
You can use the laptop inside the Library.
Patrons can use the laptop for 1 hour. Additional time may be available depending upon reservations and availability.