Technology Lending for Spring 2021

UVic students can request a laptop or equipment by emailing Please include:

  • What item you would like to borrow
  • When you want to pick up the item
  • Your V00 number.

Staff will check availability, and confirm your booking and pick up time with you by email. Some equipment may require you to sign an agreement, which will be attached to your confirmation email.

Bookings can be made up to 3 days in advance.

Laptops are due in two weeks, and equipment is due in one week.

Items can be picked up and returned to the main entrance of the Mearns Centre for Learning— McPherson library, Monday to Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM.

All equipment is thoroughly cleaned before being loaned to the next student.

Laptops and equipment available for loan

  • Windows PC Laptops (Dell)
  • Microphones (Marantz, Meteor Mic, Edirol)
  • Audio Recorders (Marantz, Edirol, Tascam)
  • Cameras (Powershot, Sony)
  • DSLR Camera (Canon Rebel)
  • Camcorders (Sony, GoPro, Vixia)
  • Tripods (Manfrotto, iPhone Mount, Gorillapod)
  • Virtual Reality Headset
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Arduino Kit