COVID-19 Advice for the JCU Community - Last updated: 19 October 2021, 8am (AEST)

Equipment Loans

Equipment is available for loan by JCU students and staff.

Guidelines for use

  • Return equipment to staff in person (do not place in returns chutes)
  • Late return, damage to, or loss of equipment will incur overdue or replacement costs
  • Equipment cannot be renewed online, but can be returned and re-borrowed

ChargeUp mobile charging discs (Townsville only)

  • Available for 2 hour loans
    • Can't find an electric power point nearby? ChargeUp mobile discs will keep you going.  Each disc has a full charge for your mobile phone or tablet and comes with a range of USB cable connectors (the discs cannot be used for charging laptops)

Data projector (Cairns only)

  • Available for 2 day loan

USB boundary microphone (Cairns only)

  • Available for 2 hour loan

Scientific calculators

  • Available for 3 hour loan

Whiteboard Kits

  • Available for 3 hour loan
    • Whiteboard markers & eraser

Outdoor Mats

  • Available for 3 hour loan
    • 3 metre round mats made from recycled plastic
    • For use on campus during Library hours
    • Please clean before returning


A range of games are available to give you a break from your studies including chess, Scrabble, Yahtzee, Twister, Pictionary, Uno ... Ask Library staff for a full list

  • Available for 3 hour loan
    • For use on campus