Laptops and Equipment

In addition to books, you can borrow a variety of other equipment and helpful tools at the Information and Borrowing Desk.  Audio and video recording equipment for class projects or extracurricular activities is available for checkout at the Getz Multimedia Lab in Farber 3. Please visit our equipment policies page for more information.

Item Loan Period Late Fee
Computer Keyboards (English and Hebrew) 4 hours $5/hour
Computer Mice 4 hours $5/hour
Headphones 4 hours $5/hour
Laptop Power Cables (Dell and Mac) 4 hours $5/hour
Mobile Phone Power Cables (iPhone/iPod, Micro USB/Blackberry) 4 hours $5/hour
Power Strips 4 hours $5/hour
MacBook Air (w/power cable) 24 hours $5/hour + $5/hr for power cable
Ultrabooks (w/power cable) 24 hours $5/hour + $5/hr for power cable
iPads (w/power cable) 24 hours $5/hour + $5/hr for power cable
Dry-Erase Markers (w/eraser) 24 hours $5/hour
Flash Drive 24 hours $5/hour
Lamps 24 hours $5/hour
Memory Card Readers 24 hours $5/hour
Laptop Lockers (w/power outlet for charging) 24 hours $5/hour
VGA Video Adapters (Mini-VGA, DVI, Mini-DVI, Mini-DisplayPort) 24 hours $5/hour
HDMI Cables 24 hours $5/hour
Digital Cameras 3 Days $5/day
Digital Voice Recorders 3 Days $5/day
Flip Video Recorders 3 Days $5/day
Transcription Pedals 3 Days $5/day
External Hard Drives 7 Days $5/day

Lockers and Carrels

Borrowing a carrel or a locker is as easy as borrowing a book.

Audio and Visual Equipment

Equipment rentals from Media Technology Services are provided at no charge for Brandeis academic use in registrar-scheduled activities and learning spaces. The following items are available for pick-up from the MTS Office on Level 3 (Room 015) in Goldfarb Library. Contact Media Technology Services, 781-736-4632 for additional information.

Video equipment
Data Projector: LCD or DLP
(up to 3000 lumens or 3000-6000 lumens)
DVD player (disc)
VHS player (tape)
20" TV w/ built-in DVD or VHS player (on cart)
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Audio equipment
Powered Speaker w/ Microphone
Wired or Wireless Handheld Microphone
Wireless clip-on Microphone
4 or 6 Channel Audio Mixer
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Computer equipment
Laptop (Windows)
Wired or Wireless mouse
Wired or Wireless keyboard
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Other Audio/Visual Equipment
Projection Screen (4-6 ft.)
Overhead projector (acetate sheet)
35mm slide projector
16mm motion film projector
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Presentation Accessories
Laser Pointer
A/C (power) extension cords
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