Computers, Printing, and Copying

Tech Center with socially distanced computer stations on desks.

Using a Computer

Library members can use a computer at the library in the following ways:

  • Go to an available computer and book it.
  • Reserve a computer online.
  • Get help from our staff.

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Reserve a Computer

 

For assistance with your computer reservation or to request a special accommodation call 408-808-2000.

Know Before You Go

  • Each computer session can be up to 60 minutes. You might be able to get your session extended if no one is waiting.
  • Please read the following from the library before using library computers:
  • One person per computer.
  • Scanners are not available.

COVID-19 Safety

More about Computers

  • Library computers offer free Internet access, Microsoft Word, Excel, and other software.
  • You may reserve a computer up to 4 business days in advance.
  • If you have an eLibrary card, you will need to convert your eLibrary card to a physical card before reserving a computer.

 

Printing

 

Available at all library locations.

Branches

  • Black & white printing cost: 15¢ per page, up to a $5.00 maximum (or 33 pages) per print job.
  • Color printing cost: 65¢ per page.
  • Accepted payment: $1, $5, and $10 bills and nickels, dimes, and quarters.

King

  • Black & white printing cost: 20¢ per page.
  • Color printing cost: 50¢ per page.
  • Accepted payment: Gold Points and credit cards.
  • Assistance: Ask at any King Library service desk for information or help.
  • Print jobs can be sent from a variety of sources including Cloud storage, email, USB devices, and mobile devices.
    More details about wireless printing...

 

Copying, Scanning, & Shredding

 

Copying

You can make photocopies at any library location:

  • Cost at branches: 15¢ per black & white copy.
  • Cost at King Library: 20¢ per black & white copy; 65¢ per color copy.

Scanning

Scanners are not available at this time.

Shredding

Safely dispose of your personal documents using our shredders for free. Up to 18 pages per visit. Available at all branch libraries.

 

Home Access & Library Cards

 

Need Tech Access from Home?

Reserve a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot or laptop by visiting SJ Access: Free Internet & Tech Devices.

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