Computer Access

The Library has desktop and laptop computers available for public use. Wireless access is also available throughout the entire building.  All computer users must abide by the Computer and Internet Use Policy.  All public computers are equipped with the following:

  • Internet Explorer 10
  • Microsoft Word 2010
  • Microsoft Excel 2010
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
  • Microsoft Publisher 2010
  • Electronic resources

Desktop Computers

The Library has 13 desktop computers available for public use.  Green Hills Public Library District cardholders and registered reciprocal borrowers in good standing are allowed three hours of computer use each day.  Users without a GHPLD card can obtain a visitor pass with a valid photo ID.

Laptop Computers

The Library has 10 laptop computers available for users 18 years of age or older.  A valid Green Hills Public Library District card or registered reciprocal card in good standing and picture ID are required to check out a laptop.

 

Wireless Access

Users can access the Library’s Wi-Fi network, GHPL-HOTSPOT, on their personal laptop or mobile device.  Wireless access is available to residents and non-residents free of charge.

Saving Files

Files can be saved to Temporary Storage (U:) on desktop computers.  Files saved on this drive will be erased when the user ends their session.  Users are encouraged to use their own personal storage devices.

Printing

Files and web pages can be printed directly from desktop computers to print release stations.  Items sent to the printer will remain in the queue for three hours.  Printing fees, payable by cash or credit card, are as follows:

  • Black and white: $.10 per page
  •  Color: $.50 per page

Users have the option to print remotely from home or within the library if they are using a personal computer.  This printing service supports over 100 file types. Check the website below for more information.  Print jobs will be sent to the print release station in the the Youth Services Department and will remain in the queue for three hours.

  1. Go to Printspots Guest Printing Service.
  2. Choose BW (Black and White) or Color printer.
  3. Enter your name.  You will need this to release your print job.
  4. Upload the file you would like to print.  You may also enter the URL of a web page.
  5. Once your print job is processed and approved, you will be able to pay and retrieve your document(s) at the print release station in the Youth Services Department.

Questions? Let us know!

Call (708) 598-8446 or Email: ghpl@greenhillslibrary.org