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eDevices at Evans Library

Provides information for students and staff about the devices that are available for circulation.

General eDevice Information

We have devices available for 3-hour in-house use!





   Surface Tablet

Surface Tablet


Library devices:

  • are for current FM students only
  • are for in-library use for a 3-hour loan
  • FM ID or valid photo ID required for loan
  • connect to wireless internet anywhere in the library
  • The library offers many powered work stations to plug in

Click here for a list of software available on library computers.

If you need help connecting to the MyFM wireless account please ask library staff for help.

FM Technology & Computer Use Guidelines

WE'RE SORRY.  Due to our limited supply, we no longer have loaner laptops available.

You may email to place your name on a waiting list.


The Commons & The Evans Library have many desktop computers available for student use during business hours.

Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4 pm


Find a Public Library near you:


Students may elect to use their financial aid to purchase a computer through the Raider Trader College Store.


Read this article for resources that offer eligible students free or discounted computers through scholarship opportunities, charitable donation programs, and college student discount deals.




If eligible, these grant programs can assist you with a computer loan or purchase:

Are you eligible for the Federal Pell Grant? 

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more.

The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.

Complete your FAFSA and contact the Financial Aid Office at (518) 736-3622 ext 8200 for assistance.

Are you a member of the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)?

The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) at Fulton-Montgomery Community College provides necessary support systems for students to achieve academic and social (interpersonal) success.  Students are considered for entry to EOP by indicating interest in the program via their application for admission. Students also must complete the FM EOP Application and meet the financial and academic parameters for program entry.


How can international students save money on computers in the US?

Other resources:

Read this article:  Free Student Laptop Programs And Technology Discounts For College

See our full laptop and Surface Tablet policy at the bottom of our User Policies page.

  • User must follow FMCC's Computer Use Policy.
  • Devices must be returned to the circulation desk.
  • Please immediately return defective devices to the Circulation Desk. 
    • Do not attempt to make repairs on your own. 
    • Library staff will determine if the damage is the result of normal wear and tear.
  • The Evans Library is not responsible for any files/downloads left on any device or for loss or damage to a borrower's files during the loan period. 
    • When devices are returned, Library staff restore the device's original settings.  The borrower's profile(s) and material(s) will be erased.