TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY Pickler Memorial Library Truman State University

Below is the text of the Laptop Borrowers Agreement. Copies to sign are available at the Library Service Desk.


Laptop Borrowers Agreement
Pickler Memorial Library - Truman State University

By my signature below, I acknowledge that I have read and agreed to all of the following statements for checking out a laptop computer from Pickler Memorial Library.

I agree to accept full responsibility for the laptop and its peripherals while checked out to me.

  • I WILL NOT LEAVE THE LAPTOP UNATTENDED (For example: using the restroom, talking with friends.)
  • I will not tamper with the laptop hardware or software, or attempt to load software.
  • I agree that the laptop is only for use in the Library  for up to 2 hours or until closing, whichever comes first
  • I will pay an overdue fine of $10.00/hour if I fail to return this laptop to the Library Service Desk by the time it is due today.
  • I accept full financial liability for the laptop while it is in my possession.
  • I agree to pay all costs associated with damage to, loss of, or theft of the laptop per the laptop policy (up to $1,200.00) while it is checked out to me.
  • I agree that the University and the Library may use any appropriate means to collect the amount owed for fines, damage, loss, or theft.
  • I acknowledge that unpaid fines will be applied to my library account and will prevent the issuing of official transcripts and diploma.
  • Laptops are for research purposes and/or preparing class assignments, and I will abide by the Library's Acceptable Computer Use Policy and Truman's Computer Use Policy.
  • I have read and will abide by the Library's Laptop Circulation policy.
  • I agree that failure to comply with any of these rules and guidelines will result in the loss of the privilege of borrowing a laptop.
I have read and agree with all of the responsibility and liability statements.

Signature _________________________________________ Date ____/_______/________

Name Printed __________________________  Student ID number_____________________

Staff signature_________________________________________________________________

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