Technology

WiFi & Public computers:
Currently, we have five adult computers and three children’s computers available to allow for social distancing. Our public computers run Windows 10 and include Microsoft Office 2016.

Our WiFi is accessible throughout the building and in our parking lot 24/7. Find other free drive-up hotspots in Illinois with this interactive map.

Printing:
Color (50¢/page) and B&W (10¢/page) printing are available.

Web Printing:
If you don’t have a printer or want to save on ink costs, use our printer remotely. Send your print jobs online to the Library from home, the office, or your device while at the Library. Once sent, come in to pay and retrieve your print(s) within 24 hours. Color (50¢/page) and B&W (10¢/page) printing are available and double-sided printing is an option.
Print from home or from your WiFi-connected laptop/device

Mobile Printing from email:
To print an email message or attachment, simply forward your email to:
B&W printer: tbs-caryarea-bw@eprintitservice.com
Color printer: tbs-caryarea-color@eprintitservice.com
You will be sent release instructions which can be used to retrieve your printouts.

Copying, Faxing, Scanning:
These services can all be done at the public copier. The coin box accepts quarters, dimes, nickels, dollar coins, and one, five, ten, and twenty-dollar bills.
Copying (10¢/page for b&w, 50¢/page for color)
Faxing ($1/page)

VHS to DVD Transfer Equipment
The unit is for in-Library use only, and to use the equipment you must reserve Study Room 2. There are instructions included and a VHS-C adapter is available to use. Please note: you must bring your own DVD-R or DVD-RW discs to use with the unit (DVD+R and DVD+RW discs are not supported).

Need help downloading or streaming from our Digital Branch?
Request a Book an Expert appointment with staff to learn how to use our services and resources.

Library mobile app:
Log into your account, place holds, store your library card barcode number, see the program calendar, access our online collections, and more. Download for Android | Download for iOS