The Vanier Library has 36 laptop computers with wireless capability available for short-term loan to Vanier College students. They are available at the Circulation Desk and may NOT leave the Library. Following is the laptop loan regulations for this service.
Eligible Borrowers: Current Vanier students, staff and teachers.
Identification: Current Vanier ID Card, the only card accepted.
Laptops will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis and cannot be reserved in advance. Only one computer per person will be loaned at a time. To borrow a laptop, students must present a valid and active Vanier ID card at the Circulation Desk and be in good standing with the College. Students who do not meet these requirements will not be allowed to borrow a laptop – no exceptions. Every qualified borrower must sign a first-time agreement form. Staff will inspect the laptop before signing it out to the borrower. Laptops must be returned in-person to the Circulation Desk staff. Students will be allowed to renew the same laptop in-person (one time only) if there is no one waiting. Borrowers will be required to wait until a staff member verifies that the laptop is in good condition when it is returned.
It is illegal to scan any images or text that is not your personal intellectual property unless you have the express written consent of the owner of that property or unless it is covered by Vanier College’s agreement with Copibec. It is the responsibility of the person scanning the images or text to obtain, in writing, any required permissions.
It is likewise illegal to make copies of any digital files (software, audio compact discs, DVDs, etc.) without the express written consent of the copyright owner.
For more information, please consult The Copyright Act of Canada through the Department of Justice Canada.
Vanier College IT Usage Policy
Vanier College students are expected to read this policy in its entirety: http://www.vaniercollege.qc.ca/helpdesk/policy
The above regulations can be downloaded in PDF form here.