November 15, 2019

Technology

Computers

You do not have to be a Melvindale resident to use our computers, but you must show a library card or valid ID in order to use them. We will check the system to determine if you have any fines in which you must make a payment on. There is a 30-minute time limit if someone is waiting.

* Please note that 15 minutes before the library closes, the public computers will shut down.

All of our computers have the following:

  • Internet access
  • Printing capabilities
  • Word-processing software (e.g. Microsoft Word)
  • Microsoft Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • Media players like Real Player, and Windows Media Player.
  • USB ports, enabling you to work with existing data and save your data.

ADULT COMPUTERS

We have 9 computers available in the adult section for patrons who are 18 and over. To use these computers you must go to the circulation desk and show either your library card or a current ID.

YOUTH COMPUTERS

We have 4 computers available in the youth section for patrons who are under 18 year of age. To use these computers the patron must show their library card or school ID unless a parent is with them then the parent can show their Library Card or ID.

The Youth computers also have the ABC Mouse program installed.

Wi-Fi

The Library has a wireless network within the building, so you can surf the Internet with your laptop, tablet, or smartphone anywhere in the building. You will need to ask at the circulation desk for wifi access code.

Wireless Printing

Documents, files, and webpages can be sent to the Library for printing from anywhere, on any device. Please ask for assistance when using the Wireless Printing.

Printing & Copies

10¢ per Page      Black & White

50¢ per Page      Color (Youth & Select Adult Computers)

Scanning

We have scanning services to either an email address or a USB drive both in color and black and white

25¢ per Page – Please ask for assistance

Faxing

$1.00 per page to Michigan

$1.00 per page to Toll Free

$ 2.00 per page to Out of State

Sorry, No International Faxes

Prices are subject to change