Computers & Internet FAQ's

Q: Does the library have computers available for public use?

A: Yes!  The library has several computers with Internet access that patrons can use.  These computers can be used for checking email, searching on the Internet, word processing, etc. Illegal and innappropriate activities are strictly forbidden. Transmission of any material in violation of any U.S. or state regulations is prohibited.  Prohibited materials include, but are not limited to: copyrighted material, threatenting material and/or obscene material. 

Q: What do I need to do before using a library computer?

A: Before using library computers for the first time, patrons must register with the library attendant and have read and signed the Computer Technology Center Use Agreement.

Q: How long can I use a computer?

A: The use of computers will be limited to 1/2 hour time slots.  Patrons may request an additional 1/2 hour if not other patrons are waiting.  Library computers will accessed on a first come, first served basis.

Q: Does the library have wireless Internet access?

A: The library does not provide wireless access at this time.

Q: Can I bring in my own laptop or device to use at the library?

A: The library's Internet connection may only be used for library computers/equipment.

Q: Can I print at the library?

A: Black & white printing is available at a cost of 15¢ per page.

Q: Can my child use the library computers?

A: Not at this time.  The library is in the process of purchasing and installing filters that meet the laws and requirements set forth by the state and federal governments.  When this is complete, the library will have a computer with Internet access available for use by patrons age 12 and over. Patrons under 18 years of age must have a Parent or Legal Guardian sign a Computer Technology Center Use Agreement for them and must assume responsibility for what is accessed by their child.

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Last updated: January 29, 2014 - 1:57pm by meadowsvalley