Camera Lending

Equipment may be borrowed from the Circulation Desk at 410-617-6801.

Choose a camera to learn more about it:

Policies for Equipment Use

  • Only Loyola and Notre Dame faculty, staff, and students may borrow equipment.
  • Equipment may be checked out for a period of 3 days. Borrower will be charged a fine of $5 per day late up to the price of the equipment.
  • Equipment must be returned to the Circulation desk. It may not be returned using the book drop.
  • Equipment may not be renewed, except in special cases with permission of Library staff.
  • Equipment sign-out privileges may be revoked at any time without warning due to the careless handling of equipment or repeated lateness.
  • Costs and fines assessed against the borrower will be imposed on the borrower's library account and should be paid at the Circulation Desk of the library.

Borrower's Responsibilities

  • Borrower must fill out and sign the Camera/Tripod Checkout Policies once per semester.
  • Borrower is responsible for all checked out equipment.
  • Borrower is responsible for checking the parts and contents of the package against the list in the package to make sure all parts are included upon checkout and return.
  • Borrower is responsible for ensuring that equipment is in proper working order before checking it out.
  • Should the equipment become faulty for any reason while in the borrower’s charge, the borrower must immediately return it to the Circulation desk and let the staff know about the problem.
  • Borrower is responsible for returning all equipment in the same condition it was received.
  • Borrower is responsible for the cost of replacement of any equipment not returned or equipment which is damaged beyond repair. The borrower will be responsible to pay the repair cost (not to exceed the replacement cost) of any equipment that merits repair. Equipment costs are listed below.

Equipment List

Nikon D80 Digital Camera and Accessories

Nikon D80 Camera and Accessories


Replacement Costs:

  • Camera – $1,200.00
  • Lens Cap – $5.00
  • Battery Pack – $40.00
  • Battery Charger – $40.00
  • USB Cable – $5.00
  • memory card - $5.00
  • remote - $20.00

Nikon D40x and Accessories (Notre Dame Use Only!):

Nikon D40 and Accessories


Replacement Costs:

  • Camera – $500.00
  • Battery – $40.00
  • Battery Charger – $40.00
  • USB Cable – $5.00
  • 4.0G SD Memory Card – $5.00
  • lens cap - $5.00

Video Cameras

Sony Handycam and Accessories:

Sony Handycam


Replacement Costs:

  • Camcorder – $250.00
  • Battery Pack – $50.00
  • AC Adapter – $50.00
  • USB Cable – $5.00
  • HDMI cable - $5.00
  • Micro SD card with adapter - $10.00


Tripod 1


Replacement Cost: $50.00