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Eikon Laptop Reservation Instructions: Home

Laptop availability

Click here to view the Eikon laptop's availability. Please note this is view only. You must follow the instructions below to reserve the laptop.

Step 1

1. Go to the library homepage, type eikon laptop into the Library Catalog search box, and press Enter.

Searcing "Eikon Laptop" in the library catalog

Step 2

Click on the Eikon Laptop result labeled as Equipment. This should be the top result.

The Eikon Laptop's page in the library catalog

Step 3

If you are not signed in, you will receive a prompt to do so to request via interlibrary loan. Even though you are not requesting an ILL, click the Sign in link to check availability and reserve the laptop. Use your Davidson email address and password to log in.

The "availability status" of the Eikon laptop

Step 4

On the next screen, click the Schedule Use of This Item link located under Availability. Click Check Availability to see current reservations for the laptop. On the calendar, unavailable hour slots are blocked in red. 

The "request" button                   The "check availability" button          

 

Step 5

Go back to the library catalog page to enter the day and time you would like to pick up and return the laptop. Time for reservations cannot exceed 3 hours. Click Send Request in the lower right corner of the request form. You will receive confirmation of a successful request.

The reservation calendar           Choosing a time-slot on the reservations calendar

 

Cancelling A Request

To cancel a request, sign in to your library account, click on your name in the top right corner and select My Requests. Click Cancel and confirm. 

The "my requests" page

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