Technology

Computers
The Racine Public Library has computers for patrons to use in the library. Each patron is allowed 3 hours per day to use the computers. A library card and PIN are required for patrons to log in.

Fax Machine

The Racine Public Library provides access to a public fax machine. The fax machine is located  West of the Adult Services Reference Desk on the second floor of the library. The rates for faxing are as follows:

US, Mexico or Canada International
$1.75 1st page $3.75 1st page
$1.00 each additional page(up to 6) $3.45 each additional page(up to 6)

You can pay at the Fax Machine with your debit or credit card. If this isn’t an option, you can purchase a prepaid fax card at the Circulation Desk in the lobby.

Laptops
Adult patrons with a valid library card can check out a laptop for use within the library. Laptops are checked out from the Adult Services Desk on the second floor of the library. Each laptop gets checked out for 3 hours. There is a $10.00 per hour fine for laptops not returned on time.

Scanner
Racine Public Library has a free scanner available. You can scan documents and save them to a USB drive, send them via email or save them
to Google Drive. We have two types of scanners, a flatbed scanner for scanning books and a documents scanner for scanning a group of papers. The scanner is located at the Adult Services Reference Desk on the second floor of the library. If you have questions about scanning at the library, please contact the Adult Services Reference Desk at 262.636.9217

WiFi
Racine Public Library provides free WiFi to patrons. Patrons can bring in their own laptops or WiFi capable devices and use the internet. Laptops checked out at the library can also use library WiFi.

Wireless Printing
The Racine Public Library provides wireless printing for all patrons. You can print from your cell phone, laptops at the library and even from your computer at home. Items sent to the printer will be available for 3 hours. The cost is $0.25 a page. Call 262.636.9241 if you have any questions.

  1. Go to www.printeron.net/racinepl/library.
  2. Enter your email address
  3. Select document:
    • If printing from a website: copy and paste the website’s URL into the text box.
    • If printing a document from your computer: click browser and locate the file.
  4. Click the green print button. This will send the print job to the print release station in the lobby by the Circulation Desk in the lobby.

If you are trying to print an attachment from an email, you can forward the message to racinepl-bw@printspots.com. Your attachment will be sent to the printer.