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Borrowing: Borrow a device (Laptop, mouse, charger, etc.)

Borrow a device

It is possible to borrow a laptop at the library.

Devices can be borrowed only by Polytechnique community members.

All laptops are equipped with:

  • Built-in webcam;
  • Speakers / Audio output;
  • Internal microphone;
  • Local generic account without authentification.
  • See list of software installed here after.

Detailed descriptions of devices are provided on the Techno-Prêt page.

Software available on laptops

Office 2016 (Access, Excel, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, Publisher, Visio, Word), Antidote 10 (bilingual)

Document Consultation
Adobe Acrobat Reader, Beyond 20/20, FileOpen

Collaboration Tools and Video conferencing
Via, Microsoft Teams, OneDrive, Skype, Skype for Enterprise, Webex, Slack

Programming, File Edition
Visual Studio 2019, NotePad++

Bibliography Management
EndNote X9

Internet Browsers
Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge

Video Recording and Editing
Steps Recorder, Voice Recorder, Video Editor (Windows native tools)


Multimedia Player
Windows Media Player


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Don't hesitate to contact our Reference Desk.

514-340-4711 extension 4665