The Library has laptops, tablets, graphing and scientific calculators, and other equipment. Equipment can be borrowed from the Media Desk.
To borrow equipment from the Media Desk, students must have a valid BMCC ID card. The CUNY appropriate computer usage policy applies to all computer usage, including use of Laptops and Tablets.
Starting March 17, laptops can be checked out for the rest of the semester. Overdue fines will not be charged for the rest of the semester.
Anything you wish to save must be saved to a USB drive. To print from laptops, please see our instructions.
Starting March 17, tablets can be checked out for the rest of the semester. Overdue fines will not be charged for the rest of the semester.
Tablets can be checked out a half-hour after the library opens.
A small number of USB flash drives are available to use with Library equipment. They can be borrowed from the Circulation Desk.
We have several dozen scientific calculators. They can be checked out for either seven days with no renewals or one month with one renewal.
Graphing calculators are available to be checked out for seven days.
Chargers are available for three-hour loan. While the chargers work with most devices Apple users are advised to bring their own cable to plug into the charger.
Update as of March 16, 2020: overdue fines will not be charged for the rest of the semester
Equipment is subject to overdue fines of $15 for every hour late up to a maximum of $150. Replacement and repair fees may also be charged if the equipment is damaged.