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iPad Policy: Getting Started...iPads

iPad Agreement Form

Each student checking out an iPad will need to sign an agreement form.  The student may request to keep the form after the iPad is returned to library staff.

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iPad Check Out Policy

State College of Florida Libraries are happy to offer the use of iPads to SCF students.    The Guidelines and Responsibilities regarding iPad checkout are as follows:

  • iPads are available for checkout to Currently Enrolled Students.
  • Students must have a valid library account in good standing. 
  • iPads may be checked out for 4 hours.
  • iPads are checked out on a first come/first served basis.
  • Students must comply with all federal, state and local laws and SCF policies.
  • Report all loss, damage or malfunctions to Library staff immediately.

Please note:  The library is NOT Responsible for anything you put on or leave on our equipment.  Therefore, please be sure to remove any personal information from the device! 

Be sure to hand the device to a staff member.  Please Do Not Put Device in the Bookdrops


The Agreement

The iPads may be check out for up to 4 hours per day.  If the device is not returned in the alloted time, the following fees and charges will be applied.

Late Fees:  A late fee of $25 per day will charged to the student for each day the iPad is not returned. Returning the device does not waive the fee.

If the item is not returned within 5 days, the device is declared lost and the following actions will be taken:

Charges and Fines:  A fine of  $500 for the iPad and $100 for the Zagg case with keyboard will be placed on the student's record if the item is not returned. 

Academic Hold:  An academic hold will also be placed on the students record.  Once an Academic Hold is placed, the student will not be able to register or drop a class, request a transcript or receive financial aid.  

Once the device is returned,the Charges and Fines will be released.  The Late Fees will remain.  The Academic Hold will be released once the late fees are paid.

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