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Media Hub Equipment

Students, faculty, and staff may borrow equipment from the Media Hub.

You are financially responsible for any loss of or damage to the equipment while it is in your possession.


To check out a piece of equipment, come to the Media Hub with a valid Alverno ID with an Alverno Library barcode on the back or your Drivers License.

A $1 per hour late fee, including hours the Media Hub is closed, will be charged if the equipment is not returned on the due date, you will not be able to check out equipment until this fine is paid.

Equipment available to students:

Digital Camcorders,  Digital Cameras, Firewire Drives, Laptops, Digital Voice Recorders, iPods, iPads, Audio Cassette Players/Recorders, VHS Camcorders with a battery, and Tripods.

Equipment is checked out on a first-come basis for up to a 72 hour loan period. If you have incurred a fine or hold, you will not be able to check out equipment until the fine is paid or the hold is removed.

Items may not be immediately renewed.

Equipment availability information and renewals are not given over the phone. You must come to the Media Hub in person with the piece of equipment and your student ID with Library barcode or your Drivers License.

Equipment available for use in the Media Hub computer labs during open hours with photo ID:

Copyright free music, SD Card Readers, and Computer Microphones.

Faculty and Staff:

Faculty and staff can reserve and request equipment from the Media Hub for classroom.

Equipment available to faculty and staff are:

Digital Cameras, CD Boom Boxes, Digital Camcorders, Digital Voice Recorders, Document Cameras, DVD/VHS Recording Units and Tapes (30, 60, or 120 minutes), Easels, Electronic White Boards, Firewire Drives, Newsprint, NOMAD Carts, Overhead Projectors, Screens, Slide Projectors with remote and tray,  Firewire Hard Drive (also available in a classroom set), Audio Cassette players/Recorders, tapes and AA, AAA, Lithium Batteries and Tripods.

In order to check out or reserve a piece of equipment you will need an Alverno Library card.

You can come to the Media Hub in person to fill out a request form, or you may pick up a request form in the mailroom. Completed forms should be returned to the Media Hub. Please give at least 24 hour’s notice when placing an order. Orders placed with less than 24 hour’s notice may be unable to be filled.