Computers and other business servcies
- WiFi is open and available within the building and on the benches outside the building. WiFi Policy [pdf]
- Public Internet computers are available on a first come basis. Half hour limit if others are waiting. Printing from any computer is 20 cents per single sided page, 35 cents for double sided where available. Three computers do have scanners attached to scan documents and then email them to the intended party. Internet Policy [pdf]
- Copier on site is 20 cents per single sided page. 35 cents for double sided. Black and White or Color.
- Fax Service is $2.50 the first page, $1 each additional page for each fax. Sending international is $3.50 for first page $2 each additional page.
Email our Printer from anywhere
The Plainville Public Library is thrilled to offer a new service that will benefit our customers. Is your printer broken at home, but you really need to print out that report or boarding pass? A new service from the Plainville Library can solve your problem: Email Printing. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name in the subject line and attach the file you wish to print. You can pick up your document during regular library hours for 20 cents a page. This is color 8 1/2” x 11” printing, for the following formats: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, PDF, JPG, TIF, GIF, BMP and PNG to a maximum of 20mb. The email printing service works from nearly any email client, including Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Hotmail, Blackberry and more.
Wireless in the building
The "copier" does have wifi, locate what you want to print on your device and select DIRECT-51-HP from the list of available wifi in your settings and then choose print from your device. All printing to our printers is 20 cents a page for single sided and 35 cents a page for double sided. “I couldn’t be happier to find a solution to our customers’ printing issues. I think this is a great service in this day and age of mobile devices,” said Melissa Campbell, Director.
Bring your flash drive
Print directly from your flash drive at our "copier". Just plug it in under the screen and follow the directions on the screen.
ALSO - scan and save to your flash drive
Need to save those documents for later? Plug in your flash drive and choose SCAN. Then scan your documents and it will save them to your drive.