Loaning Center

The IT Loaning Center exists to support academic and other programs of the College.

Short-term loans: The IT Loaning Center provides classes with equipment to create multimedia projects, especially documentary or research videos.

Long-term loans: The IT Loaning Center provides academic departments with additional equipment, thus augmenting the resources available for faculty. We also provide specialized software for longer-term projects such as complex data analysis, or year-long video projects.

Equipment Borrowing

If you would like to borrow a piece of equipment, please email your request to:

Equipment Loan Requests should include:

Your name

Unit you want to borrow (e.g., PC, Mac, Still Camera, etc.)

Your Class or Department

Date unit will be picked up

Date unit will be Returned

NOTE: Equipment is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Please try to make the reservation as far in advance as possible.The equipment pool is generally designed for short-term usage and is limited to 3 business days. If a department needs a computer to use for an extended period of time, please contact the Service Desk at x3030, or send an email to, to make other arrangements.

Equipment Pickup

You can pick up your reserved equipment in:

Thorne Basement (access through Coles Tower)

Phone: (207) 721-LOAN or (207) 721-5626

Operating Hours: 8:30-5:00, Monday - Friday


Equipment Available

Windows Laptops
Macintosh Laptops
Digital Still Cameras
Digital Video Cameras
Data Projectors
Digital Voice Recorders
Smart Pens
External Hard Drives
DVD/CD Players
Portable Projection Screens
XLR Microphones
Powered Speakers
Apple iPads
Apple iPods
Garmin GPS (car)

Foreign Language Faculty members can find additional resources in the Media Commons.


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