Borrow a laptop for the academic year

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Are you enrolled at the Université de Rennes 1 for 2022-2023? You can borrow a laptop for the academic year at the BU, depending on available stocks.
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For whom?

Registered students at the Université de Rennes 1 for the academic year 2022-2023 can borrow a computer for the year at the university libraries, due date no later than 30 June 2023.

This service is provided by the Pôle Vie Étudiante, the DSI and the BU.


The laptops are available at the BU Beaulieu and the BU Centre, subject to stock availability.

The full stock is not yet available: additional devices will be available in the coming weeks..

In pratice

Before submit your request for a laptop, please check stock availability in real time:

If there are still computers available, you can then fill in this form to submit your  request.

After checking that you are enrolled at the Université de Rennes 1 and that there are still computers available, the library team will prepare your laptop.


You are then notified by email when your order is ready to collect.On the spot, you will be required to sign a loan contract.

Detailed configuration

Borrowers have administrator rights to the computer.

Computer configuration (purchased in 2020) :

  • Integrated Intel UHD graphics card for 10th generation Intel Core i3-10110U processor
  • EPEAT 2018 certification (Silver)
  • 10th Generation Intel Core i3-10110U (2 Core, 4M cache, base 2.1GHz, up to 4.1GHz)
  • 14" HD (1366 x 768) non-glare non-touch screen, webcam and microphone, WLAN enabled
  • Backlit power button without fingerprint reader
  • Latitude 3410 Bottom Door Included
  • 8GB, 1x8GB, of non-ECC DDR4 memory
  • 500GB SATA 7200rpm 2.5" hard drive
  • 65 W AC adapter 1 European power cord
  • 3-cell 40 Wh battery compatible with ExpressCharge technology
  • Qualcomm(R) QCA61x4A 802.11ac dual band, 2x2 + Bluetooth 4.2 wireless card
  • WLAN Driver DW1820
  • No mobile broadband card
  • HDD support
  • Integrated grey backlit French keyboard (AZERTY)
  • Waves Maxx Audio
  • Windows 10