[Athen] equipment loan policies?

Normajean.Brand normajean.brand at hccs.edu
Thu May 19 11:03:53 PDT 2016

Hello Fellow Athenites!

I'm wondering if any of you/your colleges have an equipment loan program (CCTVs? (portable or ?), laptops with AT installed, ALDs, etc. And, if you do, do you have a written policy/statement of rights and responsibilities for students, and do you have them sign something before they are loaned the equipment? I hope this makes sense. And, would you be willing to share those documents with me so I have some idea of how to craft our documents.

We're finding more and more of our students in disadvantaged situations, and where they do not qualify for state services for a variety of reasons. In the case of low vision who could utilize a portable CCTV such as a Topaz PHD or like, it would seem advantageous to allow them to check out a portable device to carry between campuses, classes and home. Yes, I know... 3,000$ +/- is a lot for replacing a piece of equipment that may or may not come back in a workable state but...

Thank you in advance.

NJ Brand, ATAC
Houston Community College-Northwest
ADA Technician
College Educational & Technology Services - C.E.T.S.
Room RC13
1010 W. Sam Houston Pkwy N.
Houston TX 77043
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Email: normajean.brand at hccs.edu<mailto:normajean.brand at hccs.edu>

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