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Media Center Policies

Media Center Equipment and Materials

The Media Center has audiovisual materials and equipment in the following formats; Audiotape, CD, CD-ROM, DVD, DVD-ROM, Laserdisc, and VHS videotape.

FAU Media Center Policy for Lending Audiovisual Materials

  1. A current library card is necessary for borrowing material.
  2. All items must be returned to the Media Center.
  3. Videotapes and Audiotapes must be rewound.
  4. Material will be available for loan with the following limits:

Loan Periods & Limits



CD's - CD-Rom's, DVD's, DVD-Rom's, Videotapes

Loan Period

2 Weeks

1 Week


5 Titles

5 Titles


5 Titles

5 Titles

Special Borrowers

5 Titles

5 Titles

FAU Libraries Laptop Computer Loan Program

The S. E. Wimberly Library at Boca Raton has wireless laptop computers for loan. These laptops can be checked out from the Library Media Center (LY 122) for IN-LIBRARY USE ONLY.  You may view the Laptop Computer Loan Agreement at: http://www.library.fau.edu/policies/pubpol/laptop.htm

Viewing Facilities

  1. The Media Center has DVD and VHS video viewing stations on the first floor of the library in LY 123.  Each station is equipped with headphone outputs for four individuals.  Use of the viewing stations is on a first come, first served basis.

Questions regarding public service policies should be directed to Dawn Smith, Assistant Dean, Public Services.

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