Computer Usage Agreement
By making a reservation for a laptop you are agreeing to the following terms.
Borrower’s Contract for Wireless Laptop Computer
Checkout Eligibility of Borrower:
•Borrower must be 18 years of age or older and have less then $7.50 in fines and fees.
•Borrower must present his/her own valid High Plains Library District Library card and an acceptable photo ID.
•Borrower may not be one of the following types: unverified, net card, or CLC
•Borrower must have sufficient knowledge to operate the computer including knowledge of:
-how to start and shut down the computer
-how to access the Internet and other programs
-how to save files with a Flash Drive
-how to toggle wireless service on and off
•Borrower may reserve the computer once a month.
The laptop computer will be available for pick up beginning at opening on Thursday, but may be picked up on any day of your reservation. But, be aware, if you do not pick up the laptop on Thursday, you will not get your full 5 day checkout period. The laptop must be returned by close on Monday.
Obligations of Borrower:
•Borrower shall comply with all state and federal laws concerning use of the Internet and all library policies concerning the use of borrowed materials and equipment.
•Borrower shall not lend the computer to other persons and shall exercise care to assure that the computer is not lost or stolen.
•Borrower shall exercise care to properly use the computer and to not cause damage to it.
•Borrower shall be responsible for saving or making copies of all documents and other work performed by Borrower. The computer does not have printer capability, and Borrower will need to save information to a flash drive or print elsewhere.
•Computer must be delivered personally to a staff person at the library from which it was borrowed on or before the date it is due.
Liability of Borrower:
•Borrower will be charged a $50.00 per day fine for each day the laptop is not returned after the due date.
•Borrower will be charged a $50.00 fine if the computer is returned to a different library than the one it was borrowed from or if it is not returned to a staff person.
•Borrower will be charged for any damage to the computer not covered by warranty up to the full cost of a replacement unit of $1,500.00.
•If Borrower fails to return the computer within 6 days of the due date, the computer will be considered stolen, and the library may report the failure to return to appropriate law enforcement authorities.
Contrato de usuario de uso de la computadora Haz click aqui.
Rights of High Plains Library District:
High Plains Library District may take legal action to enforce this contract High Plains may refuse to lend a computer or to renew a borrowing period for reasons it deems appropriate, including but not limited to lack of satisfactory ID, prior violations of this contract by borrower and prior violations of other library policies by Borrower.
By reserving a laptop, I agree to the above terms and conditions. I also agree to indemnify and hold the High Plains Library District and its officers, employees and agents harmless from any loss, cost, damages and other expenses it/they incur arising out of this contract.