Equipment for Checkout

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Equipment available in MD Anderson Library

All equipment requires an active Cougar Card to borrow.


Windows 10 laptops are available for 12-hour or 1-week checkouts.

  • 12-hour laptops have a $9/hour overdue fines
  • 1-week laptops carry a $9/day overdue fines

Laptops come loaded with Microsoft Word/PowerPoint/Excel and multiple web browsers.

Cameras and recorders

  • DSLR cameras, fixed or interchangeable lens
  • Video cameras
  • Audio recorders
  • Microphones
  • Tripods
  • GoPros

Cameras, recorders, and tripods are available for 3-day checkouts and have $9/day overdue fines. GoPros have variable lending periods with a max of two weeks.

A/V equipment

Headphones and USB headsets are available for 12 hour checkouts and have $9/day overdue fines.

Projector units and projector screens are available for 3 day checkouts each and have $9/day overdue fines.

Other A/V equipment:

  • CD/DVD writers (4 hours, $9/hour overdue fines)
  • Cassette players ($3 days, $9/day overdue fines)


Graphing and scientific calculators are available for 8-hour checkouts. Calculators have $3/hour overdue fines.

In-library use only

These must stay inside library security gates at all times.

  • Region-free DVD players (3 hours, $9/hour overdue fines)
  • Wacom tablets (4 hours, $9/hour overdue fines)
  • TV+VCR units (2 hours, $9/hour overdue fines)

Questions? Need more info?

Contact us or visit the Service Desk to learn more about available equipment.

Note: Account owners are ultimately responsible for borrowed equipment. Replacement fees are charged for lost, stolen, or damaged equipment. There are no renewals on borrowed equipment.