Can I check out a laptop?
Yes. See the Hardware section of the Learning Commons web page at the link below.
Information Technology Services in the UI Libraries offers students the opportunity to borrow laptop or notebook computers, chargers and adapters and other accessories for short-term loan from the Main Library Service Desk, the Pomerantz Business Library (C320 PBB) and the Hardin Library for Health Sciences (Information Commons). For more about computer usage in the Main Library: Computers and Wifi.
UI Departments can rent laptops from ITS for a fee: http://its.uiowa.edu/rental