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Use a Computer

The library has 10 desktop computers for public use. 
All provide unfiltered Internet access and printing at 10 cents a page for black and white prints and 50 cents a page for color.


Requirements and Limits:

  • All computer users must sign in at the circulation desk and sign out when finished.

  • Patrons under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign a permission slip, in person, before they can use the Internet.

  • Reservations, by phone, for the computer are only encouraged for testing or other similar situations.

  • Users may not change the configuration of software or hardware on the Internet computers.

  • There is a 60-minute time limit on use of the computers.  Time may be extended, if other computers are available, and/or schoolwork needs to be finished.

  • Patrons must have their own disks or drives in order to save files – both from the Internet and for word processing.  ABSOLUTELY NO downloading to the hard drives of the library computers.  Writable CD’s are available at the circulation desk for a $1.00 each.

  • Staff reserves the right to end a session if inappropriate material displays on the screen.  Public access stations and Internet may be used for legal purposes only.

  • Please complete work and printing jobs in a timely fashion five minutes before closing.

Please see our detailed Computer Use Policy.


This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.