Computer Use Policy

The Consortium Library’s public computers and network are intended for research and educational purposes.

  1. Priority is given to members of the UAA and APU communities.
  2. Monopolizing public computers or preventing others from using them is not allowed.
  3. Groups that wish to use library computers for a class must schedule an instruction session.
  4. Public display of sexually graphic images and other content found to be harassing, disruptive, or offensive to others is not allowed.

Access to Resources

Laptops & Personal Devices

Laptops and personal computing devices are welcome in the library.

Sanctions for Non-Compliance

Use of library computers is subject to applicable UA and Consortium Library policies, including the Consortium Library’s Code of Conduct, Library Services to the General Public, and Information and Research Services Policy. Failure to comply with these policies may result in the loss of Consortium Library privileges and access to library computers, as well as university disciplinary action and/or legal action. See also the UAA IT Acceptable Use Policy, the UA Board of Regents Information Resources Policy, and the library’s webpages on Copyright & Fair Use and Database Restrictions.


Questions about this policy should be directed to Steve Rollins, Dean, UAA/APU Consortium Library, 3211 Providence Dr., Anchorage, AK 99508 (email , phone 907-786-1825).