The Clark Library has laptops which can be borrowed by any student with a current UP ID. Faculty and staff are encouraged to contact Audio/Visual Services to inquire about borrowing laptops (503.943.7774;

  • Ten laptops are available for 72 hour checkout (with up to two renewals). Renewals are subject to availability.
  • Thirty-four laptops are available for semester-long use. These become available at the beginning of each term and are loaned out on a first come, first served basis.

Please ask at the Library Service Desk to borrow a laptop; laptops aren't eligible to be reserved online.

Laptops can be used while on campus or off campus. However, if you plan to use one while off campus, make sure to log on to the laptop with your UP account before leaving campus or it will not work. 

Laptops are library equipment and have overdue fines and replacement charges (more details). 

Other Equipment

In addition to laptops, the library checks out many other types of equipment, including chargers for phones and laptops, headphones, whiteboard markers, scissors, graphing calculators, and more. Ask at the Service Desk for more information or to borrow items.


For more assistance with borrowing laptops or other equipment, contact the library Service Desk at 503.943.7111 or