Computers, wifi and printing

Computers

All five of our library branches provide free internet and computer services, including the use of Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel.

Public Internet PCs can be used for 1 hour per session, with up to 3 hours usage daily provided the computers are not heavily booked.

There is an option to pre-book a 1 hour session by calling us on 8408 1333.

Express Internet PCs are also available and can be used for a total of 15 minutes. They are unable to be pre-booked.

Free wifi

Free wifi access is available at all Charles Sturt Libraries. To access the network for the first time you will need to connect to the Public Library RF network and enter a passkey given to you in the branch. After this initial set-up you will only be prompted for your username and pin (see below).

Account and Pin

To log into our PCs or wi-fi, please remember that your:

  • Username is your library card number, e.g. X0123456789
  • Password is a 4-digit number allocated to you at the time of joining.

Please see staff if you need to reset your password or if you require any further assistance.

Printing, photocopying & scanning

Colour and black and white and photocopying is available at all libraries.

Black and white cost per page:

  • A4 - $0.20
  • A3 - $0.30

Colour cost per page: 

  • A4 - $1.00
  • A3 - $2.00

To photocopy or print you will need your library card to scan at the machines and to add credit. Money can be added via cash or by pre-determined EFTPOS transactions.

Did you know printing can also be done wirelessly from your device or even from home?

Scanning documents and photographs is available on all our copier machines. You have the option to scan to an email account or to your own USB, and can choose the format, i.e. PDF, jpeg, etc.

Faxing & Laminating

You can send or receive faxes at all our branches. The costs are:

Sending:

  • Local                      $1.10 per page
  • STD (SA)               $2.20 connection + $1.10 per page
  • STD (Interstate) $3.30 connection + $1.10 per page
  • ISD (Overseas)  $4.40 connection + $1.10 per page

Receiving (prior arrangements need to be made):

  • 0-9 pages            $5.50
  • 10-30 pages       $11.00
  • More than 30 pages by negotiation

Laminating services are available upon request. The costs are:

  • $2.20 per A4 page
  • $4.40 per A3 page

Computer & Internet Training

We have various workshop sessions available, from email basics to advanced photo imaging. Learn more about

Workshop sessions ranging from email basics to advanced photo imaging are run through out the year. For further information contact our Library Call Centre on 8408 1333 or visit what's on at the libraries.

Our Digital Hub is a community-based computer training and internet access point containing a number of internet ready computers.