HotSpot Lending

Hotspots are Available on a Walk-In Basis Only and Holds May Not be Placed

 

Mobile Hotspot – Use Agreement & Guidelines for Borrowing

·         Must be 18 years of age or older.

·         Must have a valid Driver’s License/State ID

·         A Kingsville Library Card in good standing (fines less than $5.00) with a current address on file must be presented at the time of checkout.

·         You are limited to one Hotspot per household.

·         This agreement must be signed at the time of checkout.

·         You are not guaranteed 4G LTE service on Hotspots. 

·         The first 25 GB has 4G service, after that the service may be reduced to 3G LTE.

 

Loan Period:  Mobile Hotspots may be checked out for 10 days.

     You must wait 24 hours before checking out another Hotspot device to the same household.

Restrictions:

·         Mobile Hotspots must be returned with original components IN PERSON to Kingsville Library.

·         Hotspots are never to be placed in Library book drop – they could be damaged and you will be responsible for replacement costs.

·         The Library reserves the right to refuse service.

·         Mobile Hotspots will be deactivated on the first day they are overdue.

Fines & Liability:

·         The overdue fine is $5 per day, maximum of $25.

·         After 5 days late, the device will go to lost, and you will be billed the total replacement cost of the device and lose all library card privileges until fines are paid.

·         Mobile Hotspots are not eligible for fine forgiveness.

·         Mobile Hotspot should be kept in a temperature- controlled environment; do not leave it in a car or outdoors.

·         Patrons are responsible for costs associated with loss or damage of Hotspot and/or cords, adapters, cases, etc.

·         Replacement Costs: Total for all items is $170.00

o    Hotspot  Device: $125.00  Case : $15.00  Charger Block & Charger Cord: $30.00

·         Patrons are not permitted to purchase or provide their own replacement items.

·         The Kingsville Public Library is not responsible for websites visited on the Mobile Hotspot or any damage to patron devices.