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iPad Lending Policies

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The James P. Adams Library has 30 16GB iPad 2s to lend to current Rhode Island College Students, Faculty, and Staff.  To check out an iPad, go to the Reserve Desk on the Main Level (3rd floor) of the library.  You must present a valid RIC ID card and your library account must be in good standing to borrow an iPad. One iPad per library patron. Special Borrowers are not eligible to borrow iPads from the Reserve Desk.

  • 20 iPads may be checked out for 2 weeks with no renewals.
  • 10 iPads may be checked out for 3 days with no renewals.

iPads may leave the building, however, you are responsible for the device, and its USB cable and wall charger while it is in your possession. The iPad must be returned to the Reserve Desk by the patron who checked it out.

Please note: You MUST wait 24 hours before checking out an iPad again.

If the iPad is not returned or is returned in damaged condition, you will be billed $450 as a replacement fee.

Late fees are $10 per day.

For questions about iPad Lending Policies, please contact the Reserve Desk at 401-456-8129 or 401-456-8182.

James P. Adams Library  ·  Rhode Island College  ·  600 Mount Pleasant Ave, Providence, RI 02908