One iPad per student may be checked out at time. Available to credit students on a first come first served basis. No reservations.

iPad 32GB

  • Quantity Available: 3
  • 4 Hour In-Library Loan with 1 renewal. Renew before item overdue at Circulation Desk or via My Account.


  • HCC credit students who are currently enrolled may check out equipment.
  • All fines of $50 or more must be cleared before check out of equipment.
  • A current valid HCC credit student ID/library card must be presented for check out.

Loan Periods

  • Equipment and accessories must be returned to the HCC Library Circulation Desk. No equipment should be returned in library drop boxes.
  • Equipment must be returned no later than fifteen minutes before the Library closes.
  • User is responsible for checking to make sure all equipment and accessories are present and undamaged before leaving the Circulation Desk at check out.
  • User must wait 24 hours before checking out an item again once all renewals are exhausted.
  • Renewals are not automatic and user must either bring the item to the Circulation Desk to be renewed or use My Account to renew online before the item is overdue.

Fines & Damages

  • Replacement fees:
    - iPads: $ 398.00
    - iPad Screen Protector: $ 10.00
    - Accessories: $ 10.00 per item
  • Damages fees are based on cost of repair.
  • $10/HOUR late fee is assessed for equipment returned past its date due time.
  • An overdue fee is assessed if an item becomes overdue before it is renewed.
  • Users are responsible for damage to and/or loss or theft of loaned equipment. Users are required to report any problems experienced with the equipment during their borrowing period.
  • $25 processing fee is charged for unreturned items in addition to the replacement fee.
  • If device is 3 days overdue, it is considered lost, and the borrower will be charged for its replacement.
  • If user voids warranty by use of the equipment (i.e. jailbreak a laptop), user will be charged the replacement cost of the device.

Personal Data & Information

  • All personal data, files, or documents saved to the laptop will be permanently erased after it is returned, including any programs or media purchased by the borrower via the laptop. Apps cannot be saved to the iPad. Save all work to a USB or other external storage.
  • Users must sign-out of all personal accounts, services, and apps prior to returning the device.


  • User assumes risk of using equipment.
  • The library is not responsible for any files left on the device or for loss or damage to files.
  • The library is not responsible for unauthorized access to personal accounts that the user fails to properly sign-out of.
  • The library is not responsible for any computer viruses that may be transferred to or from a user's disc.

Apps Included

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • YouTube
  • YouTube University
  • Google Drive
  • OneDrive
  • Evernote
  • iTunes U
  • Accuplacer

Web Links

  • HCC Library
  • HCC Library Catalog
  • HCC Library Research Databases
  • Owlnet
  • Owlmail
  • Blackboard
  • USA.gov
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