FAQS: Reproduction services
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Can I send or receive a FAX at the library?
Yes. Please visit or contact the Circulation Desk (217-581-6071) for more information about this service.
How do I use WIRELESS PRINTING to print something on the library printers?
PDF files and Word files can be sent as print jobs from http://print.eiu.edu/
to Booth’s printers, located on the 4000 level of the library. Files may be sent from laptops and mobile devices through the Web to the print stations in the computer lab. Print jobs will be deleted if not printed after 24 hours. Call Library Technology Services at 217-581-6091 for help.
Where are the COPIERS? How much do copies cost? Can I use my Panther Card to pay?
Copy machines are located in the copy rooms next to the Atrium on each level of Booth Library. There is also a large copy room to the west of the Circulation Desk. Cost is $.05 per copy.
Many copy machines in the library take the Panther Card. You may add cash to your Panther Card using the cash-to-chip machine in the copy room just west of the Circulation Desk. Coin-operable photocopy machines are also available in several copy rooms.
It is the responsibility of the individual to comply with U.S. Copyright Law, posted near each machine.
Where are the document/image SCANNERS? Is there a charge for using them?
Scanners are available on the 4000 level near the Library Technology Services
desk. Scanned images may be saved, or printed on color or black and white printers. Standard printing costs apply: Color printouts cost $.16 each; black and white printouts are $.08 apiece. Printing costs are billed to your EIU account by swiping your Panther Card's magnetic strip at the printing station.
Where can I make overhead TRANSPARENCIES?
Where can I PRINT in the library? How much does it cost?
All library computers print to the Open Computer Lab on the fourth floor (4000 Level) except those in the Reference Computer Lab. Black and white printouts cost $0.08 each; color printouts are $0.16 each.
Printing costs are billed to the student's EIU account by swiping the Panther Card's magnetic strip at the printing station in the lab on the 4000 Level. Printing charges will appear on the student's monthly bill from the University.
Patrons without a Panther Card can purchase a print card from the service desk on the 4000 Level for $1.00. Exact change is required. Cards provide 10 black and white prints or 5 color prints.
The Reference Computer Lab, located on the third floor (3000 Level) near the Reference Desk, is set up for research only. Printing pages from the catalog and article databases is free in the Reference Computer Lab, and there is no limit to the number of pages printed.
Wireless printing is also available. PDF files and Word files can be sent as print jobs from http://print.eiu.edu/
to Booth’s printers, located on the 4000 Level of the library. Print jobs will be deleted if not printed after 24 hours. Call Library Technology Services at 217-581-6091 for help.
Where is the COLOR COPIER? How much does a color copy cost?
A color photocopier is available in the copy room on the 3000 South level of the library (near the Circulation Desk). Color copies cost $.30 each and can be paid for with the cash-to-chip feature of the Panther Card. A cash-to-chip machine is located in the same room as the color copier.