Technology Services


Computers

The library has PCs and Macs available on the 2nd floor and 3rd floors. All computers have Microsoft Office and a variety of other software from image editing to audio editing and the ability to print. See our full list of software here.

We also have laptops to borrow for library card holders. Ask at the Information Desk.

Headsets are required for watching movies or listening to CDs. Earbuds are available for purchase at the checkout desk.


WiFi

The entire library is a WIFI hotspot and is free with wifi speeds up to 250 Mbps.

To join our wireless network, search for Princeton Public Library in your available networks. There is no password required.

If as much speed as possible is your thing, we have Ethernet cables available for use in the library. Ask at the Information Desk on the 2nd floor.


Printing

Printing, color or black and white, is available from any computer found on the 2nd and 3rd floors.

  • Printing is $.20/page.

Wireless Printing

Customers can print wirelessly from their laptops and then pick up their print job from the Copy Center. Just go to princetonlibrary.org/print.

  • Printing is $.20/page.

Scanning

Two dedicated stations for scanning documents are available on the 2nd floor.

Scanning is free. You can scan to email or a flash drive.


Faxing

Fax service is available*. Please ask at the checkout desk on the 1st floor.

  • Domestic faxes are $2 for the first page, $1 for additional pages.
  • International faxes are $4 for the first page, $2 for additional pages.

*The Library can only send faxes, not receive.


Phone Charging

If you are in the library and your device battery is low, you can borrow a charger from the Information Desk on the 2nd floor. Our chargers accommodate most iPhones, iPads and Android devices.

You will be asked to leave an ID while you use these items in the library.


Mac Laptop Charging

If you have a Mac laptop with a low battery, we have a variety of Mac power chargers for assorted models. To use one of these items please go to the Information Desk on the 2nd floor.

You will be asked to leave an ID while you use these items in the library.


Gadgets

We offer a variety of helpful gadgets to borrow inside the library including SD Card Readers, floppy drives (for the die hard fans out there), DVD drives and more. Just ask at the Information Desk on the 2nd floor to see if we have what you need.

You will be asked to leave an ID while you use these items in the library.


Teleconferencing

Teleconferencing is available through our the lending laptops. Customers can borrow a laptop for in-library use if they have a library card. The laptops are equipped with Skype. See the Information Desk on the 2nd floor to borrow one of our teleconference-enabled laptops.