Media Center Policy

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

  • A current library card is necessary for borrowing material.
  • All items must be returned to the Media Center.
  • Videotapes and Audiotapes must be rewound.
  • Material will be available for loan with the following limits:
    • Loan Periods & Limits
      • Audiotapes
        • 2 weeks
        • Faculty/staff are allowed 5 titles at a time
        • Students are allowed 5 titles at a time
        • Special borrowers are allowed 5 titles at a time
      • CD's - CD-Rom's, DVD's, DVD-Rom's, Videotapes
        • 1 week
        • Faculty/staff are allowed 5 titles at a time
        • Students are allowed 5 titles at a time
        • Special borrowers are allowed 5 titles at a time

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. 

Viewing Facilities

The Media Center has a DVD and VHS video viewing station located in the Media Center on the first floor of the library in LY 123.  The station is equipped with headphones.  Use of the viewing station is on a first come, first served basis.

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

Last modified at 08/21/2018 - 13:55 PM