Printing Services

From your phone?

  • Click on your choice of printing below to email an attachment:
    nelsonlib-bw@printspots.com (black and white – .25/page)
    nelsonlib-bwdouble@printspots.com (b/w double-sided – .50/sheet)
    nelsonlib-colour@printspots.com (colour – .55/page)
    nelsonlib-colourdouble@printspots.com (colour double-sided – 1.10/sheet)
  • Forwarding an email with an attachment: press and hold on your choice of emails above, and select copy from the options box that comes up. Then paste the email in the To: field of your your email with the attachment.
  • Notes: your email must have a subject line or it will be blocked. Only your attachment will print. If you want to print your email you will need to save this and then send as an attachment.
  • Payment: Go to the Self Service Station near the Printer/Photocopier, enter your email and pay by coin. Or, to pay by card, ask at the library desk to release your print job.
  • Do you send a lot of printing to the Library? Download the PrinterOn app and search for Nelson Library. This is a free app that is easy to use.

From your computer?

  • Click on Print on the Goand search your files for what you want to print.
  • Payment: Go to the Self Service Station near the Printer/Photocopier, enter your email and pay by coin. Or, to pay by card, ask at the library desk to release your print job.

From the library computers?

  • Download what you would like to print to the desktop (these will be deleted after you log off)
  • Open the file by clicking on the icon–this will open it in the correct program from which to print.
  • Follow the instructions on the screen. More instructions are on posters at the computer station.
  • Payment: Go to the Self Service Station near the Printer/Photocopier, enter your email and pay by coin. Or, to pay by card, ask at the library desk to release your print job.

Costs per page

  • Letter/legal black and white: 25¢ per page / 50¢ per sheet double-sided sheet (duplex)
  • Letter/legal colour: 55¢ per page / $1.10 per sheet double-sided sheet (duplex)
  • Ledger b/w: 50¢ per page / $1 per double-sided sheet
  • Ledger colour: $1.10 per page / $2.20 per double-sided sheet
  • Note that ledger sizes are only available when printing from library computers.

Photocopying & Scanning

  • Photocopying is available with the above prices.
  • Scanning documents is also available for free.
  • Sorry, no faxing.