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All public internet computer use is allowed only with a valid Santa Clara City Library Card. Need a card? Click here to register.

At the Santa Clara Library, we offer over the following number of computers for use by the public.

Public Internet: 79
Express Internet: 2
Catalogs: 26
Databases Computers: 5

All public computers are loaded with Microsoft Office 2010, including Publisher, Acrobat Reader, Internet Browsers, Irfanview, Windows Media Player and a DVD player.  A copy of Adobe Photoshop Elements, Premiere and Acrobat is available in the Creative Station scanner system.

Patron time by Location:

 Technology Center  90 minutes
 Youth Computers  90 minutes
 Teen Computers  120 minutes
 Adult Computers  120 minutes

Printing

Black and white and Color printing are both available at the Central Park Library. The cost for printing B&W is 14¢; color printing is 35¢. You will need a Pinnacle vend card. Printers, change machines and vend cards are located in the copy rooms on each floor.

Fax Service

A fax machine is located in the copy room on the first floor. Domestic faxes are $1.75 for the first page and $1.00 for each additional page and patrons can only pay with a credit card.

Scanners

A BookScan Station is located across from the Technology Center. Patrons do not need to login. You can email or save your scanned documents to your usb flash drive. Scanning is free. Two additional scanning stations are located on the 2nd floor by the elevators. Patrons need to login with their library card; they get a separate 60 minutes session, and need to bring a  usb flash drive to save their file(s).  One of the stations with a scanner is a Creation Station. It has access to Adobe Photoshop Elements 11, Premiere Elements 11 and Adobe Acrobat for editing or creating pdf documents.

Our Northside branch library offers the following:

Technology Center: 13 
Adult: 10
Teen: 8
Youth: 11
Catalogs: 11

Patron time by Location:

Technology Center   90 minutes 
 Youth Computers  90 minutes
 Teen Computers  120 minutes
 Adult Computers  120 minutes

Printing

Back-to-back printing and copying is available in black and white or color.  The cost for printing B&W is 14¢; color printing is 35¢. You will need a Pinnacle vend card. Printers, change machines and vend cards are located in the copy room.

Scanner

A BookScan Station is located in the copy room. Patrons do not need to login. You can email or save your scanned documents to your usb flash drive. Scanning is free.

Our Mission branch  library offers the following:

Public Internet: 11
Catalogs: 1
Database Computers: 1

There are 2 Early Literacy computers with 37 educational software programs (in English and Spanish), for children ages 2 to 8 years old.

All patrons get 90 minutes of computer time. Only black and white printing is available at the Mission Branch.

Last updated: 3/25/2015 10:55:29 AM