Public Access Computers
The library has 20 computers for the use of the public. No library card is needed. All computers have access to Internet Explorer.
Four computers are used for OCLN catalog searches, but may be used for a quick internet search (15 minute limit).
Eight computers have a one hour limit, and you must sign in with your name and time of use.
If you need a quiet space for research, or paper writing, we have a computer room with 8 terminals for your use with a 2 hour limit. You must sign in for these as well.
All of the computers are connected to a central color printer in the main office. Printing may be picked up at the adult circulation desk. A $0.15 per page charge is payable when you retrieve your pages. Please be careful when printing, as you are responsible for every page you send to print.
The complete Microsoft Office Suite is available on every computer. When you create a document, and want to save your work, please use your flash drive, a writable CD, or a floppy disk. All work saved to the computer will disapear when we shut them down at the end of the day.
You may not download any software or alter any settings on the computers.
The Library offers two black and white photocopiers for public use.
These are self-service machines with a cost per page of $0.15.
Conveniently located, one machine is just outside the Archives, and the other
is next to the mainstairwell.
A scanner is available in the computer room for your use. It is connected to computer #1.
A staff member at the adult circulation desk will be happy to assist you with sending a fax. The cost is $1.50 for the first page, and $.75 for each additional page. Additional charges apply to international faxes.
The laminating machine is in the office below the children's room.
Several sheet sizes are availabe.The children's staff can help you with the machine.
There is a charge for laminating supplies.
9" x 12" - $0.50/sheet
12" x 15" - $0.75/sheet
15" x 18" - $1.00/sheet
18" x 24" - $1.50/sheet
AccuCut® Die-Cutting Machine
The library has a wonderful assortment of dies available.
Letters, numbers, seasonal shapes, and other interesting shapes are available to teachers. The staff can help you, but you need to bring your own paper for your projects.
THe Badge A Matic II button maker is another service available from the children's room. Bring your own materials. Cost per button is $0.25. Call the Children's room for details of supplies at (508)888-0625 ext.305. A 2 1/4" circle cutter is available to use, and an 8 1/2" x 11" sheet of lightweight paper will yield 6 buttons.