Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Free Online Resources during Coronavirus (Covid-19) Outbreak

Need Access to a Laptop?

The TWU Libraries are currently offering two options for accessing laptops in the libraries.

Laptop Kiosks:

Students at TWU's Denton Campus can take advantage of one of the laptop kiosks located at the Blagg-Huey Library or the Student Union in Hubbard Hall. Laptops can be checked out for four hours at a time with a current TWU student ID. Laptops must be used within the Blagg-Huey Library of Hubbard Hall. For additional information:

Long-term Laptop Checkouts:

The TWU Libraries are excited to offer long-term laptop checkouts at all three campuses. Students can check out a laptop for up to a semester. These laptops are made possible by a grant from the US Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and are available only to TWU students. To submit a request for a laptop, students will need to email our Information Desk at InformationDesk@twu.edu. The staff will set up an appointment with the student to go over the laptop.

Need Access to the Internet?

Long-term Hotspot Checkout:

The TWU Libraries are excited to offer long-term hotspot checkouts at all three campuses. Students can check out a hotspot for up to a semester. These hotspots are made possible by a grant from the US Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and are available only to TWU students. To submit a request for a hotspot, students will need to email our Information Desk at InformationDesk@twu.edu. The staff will set up an appointment with the student to activate the hotspot and ensure that it syncs with their computer.

 

Help from Internet Service Providers: 

With the transition to online classes comes questions about access and connectivity. The FCC has recently made an agreement with providers stating late fees will be waived and service will not be terminated due to lack of payment. Additionally, several providers are offering additional options. Below you will find the FCC regulations and options from different service providers: