On-site services

Copy Machines

The library has black-and-white and color copy machines, which can also scan to email, on the first floor in the computer lab. A black-and-white copy machine is also available in the reference department on the second floor.

Charges are $0.20 per page for black and white, and $0.25 per page for color. Scanning to email is free.

Fax Machine

The library has a fax machine on the first floor in the computer lab. The cost is $0.20 per page for sending or receiving a fax.

Send faxes to 440-967-5482 and pick them up at the customer service desk. Faxes will be held for 7 days.

Internet Access and WiFi

The library provides computers with Internet access and software programs including Microsoft Office. Users must have a valid library card in good standing and accept the library’s Internet policy prior to use.

WiFi is available throughout the building. No password is required.

Meeting Rooms

The library provides several meeting rooms for non-profit groups, businesses and organizations to use when they are not in use for library functions. Prior to use, groups must read the meeting-room-use policy and fill out an application. Staff will let the group know if the date requested is available. For more details, see Meeting Room Use on the Policies page.

Microfilm Reader

One microfilm reader is available for public use upstairs in the Local History area. Please check with the customer service desk before use.

Public Computers

The library provides public-access computers in the computer lab, as well as computers in the children’s department. 

Use of the computers requires a valid library card in good standing and acceptance of the library’s Internet use policy. Minors require an additional signed permission form. Visitors may request a guest pass from the customer service desk.

Customers may use the computers for an unlimited time during library hours, unless all computers are in use, at which time a 90-minute limit will be enforced.

Only one person is permitted at a workstation at any one time, except for a parent/guardian/custodial caregiver assisting the user. Students working on projects may request permission to work in pairs.

Files may not be downloaded to the library’s hard drives. Users must have their own external storage if they wish to download files.

Printing costs $0.20 per page for black and white and $0.25 per page for color.

Tech Training

Staff members are available for one-on-one and group sessions for questions relating to technology. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment.

Typewriter

One electric typewriter is available for public use in the computer lab. 

 


Source URL: https://ritter.lib.oh.us/services/onsite