Bank of public computers at the South Oldham Library

Computers and Printing

Notice: Starting November 21st, computer and printing services are by appointment only, due to COVID restrictions.

Call ahead for appointments and availability. Select the location of choice below for contact information.

Public computers and internet access are available at all OCPL Branches. Computers are available on a first come basis, and use may be time limited based on demand. All public computers have the full Microsoft Office suite of products. Individuals are not able to install additional software or store documents beyond their session on public computers. Flash drives are available for sale at all branches for storing personal work, if an individual has not brought one.

Public printers and copiers are also available to the public. Printing from the computers costs $0.20 per sheet for black and white and $0.50 per sheet for color. Cost is the same for copying at the public copy machine.

Library staff can also assist with faxing and scanning. Scanning a document to email is $0.50 per document. Faxing is $1 per page.

Open wifi is available throughout the library buildings for individuals who wish to work on their own devices. Wifi has also been extended into the parking lot, and is available 24/7 for public use when the library is not open.

You can print from your personal device while in the library, or send a print order from home!

Remote Printing Options

How to print from a laptop or desktop computer at home or work:

  • Begin by visiting http://www.printeron.net/ocpl/main-library.
  • Select the printer and enter your email address.
  • Browse your computer to find and select the file you wish to print.
  • Click the green print icon (you will see the status of your print job and a reference number).
  • At the Print Release Station in the library, select “Release a Print Job”. Jobs will be held for 48 hours, so if you can’t get here immediately to print, that’s ok!
  • Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job.

How to print from tablet or smartphone app:

  • Visit your device’s ‘store’ for apps, install and launch the PrinterOn App.

iOS App | Android App

  • Click “No printer selected”.
  • Click “Search”. Search for OCPL Main Library.
  • Find OCPL Main Library and click on either OCPL Main Library Black and White and save or OCPL Main Library Color and save.
  • To print:
    • Documents: when viewing the document, click in the upper right corner and upload the document to the PrinterOn App.
    • Photos from your phone: open the app, click on “photo” and select a photo to print.
    • Select the printer and click the print icon.
    • Enter an email address and click on the check mark (you will receive a notice that the job started, and shortly after another message stating “Job Success”).
    • At the Print Release Station in the library, select “Release a Print Job”.
    • Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job.

How to use email to send something directly to library print system:
Email from any device directly to the library’s print system at:
B/W Email address: ocpl-main-library-bw@printspots.com
Color Email address: ocpl-main-library-color@printspots.com

  • At the Print Release Station in the library, select “Release a Print Job”.
  • Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job.

Lamination

Have documents that you need to laminate? You can have letter sized items laminated at any location for $1 a sheet. For larger items, the LaGrange Branch has a 36” roll laminator that staff can use to laminate items for you. If you are coming in to use the larger laminator, be aware that there might be a short wait time while the machine warms up. Laminating materials for the 36” machine are $0.75 per foot.