Printing and copying

We offer a number of options if you want to copy or print library materials. These include:

Self-serve printers

Printing is available from all the computer workstations and loaned laptops in the Mearns Centre for Learning. Wireless printing to the print station is also available. See locations of photocopiers and printers.

Please note that print jobs sent to the print stations are held for two hours only. After that time they're automatically deleted.

The black and white printers offer:

  • Letter-size paper
  • $0.12 per side prints
  • Double-sided copies (default setting)

The colour printers offer:

  • Letter size paper
  • Legal size paper (LIBR_MM printer only)
  • Double-sided colour copies (default setting)
  • $0.40 per side

More information on how to print, copy, PaperCut printing software and wireless printing from personal laptops

Self-serve photocopiers

Self-serve photocopying is available from 14 copiers in the Mearns Centre for Learning, Priestly Law Library and several other buildings across campus. See locations of photocopiers and printers.

All photocopiers offer:

  • Letter-size or legal-size paper option
  • Double-sided copying
  • Reduction and enlargement features
  • $0.12 per side
  • Copycard access

Some photocopiers also offer:

  • Large-paper size (11"x17") option available at:
    • Mearns Centre for Learning:
      • Music and media colour copier/printer
      • Maps
      • Reserve Room
      • Third floor
  • coin-operated option ($0.10 per side)
    • Current periodicals, Mearns Centre

Self-serve colour photocopier/printer

Self-serve colour photocopyier/printer is available in Mearns Centre for Learning:

  • Music and media colour copier/printer
  • Large-paper size (11"x17") option
  • Letter-size or legal-size paper option
  • Double-sided copying
  • Reduction and enlargement features
  • $0.40 per side for colour copies/prints
  • Copycard access

Self-serve microform reader-printers

Printing is available from the microform reader/printers in the microform room, basement of the McPherson Library.

All microform reader/printers offer:

  • Letter-size paper
  • Black and white copies
  • $0.20 per page prints
  • Copycard access

Service of photocopiers and printers

For service of the self-serve photocopiers, printers and microfrom reader/printers, please call Technical Support Unit 250-721-8284 or contact the main loan desk, McPherson Library.

Staff are available to add paper, add toner, fix paper jams and place service calls.

Costs
  • Printing (black and white) $0.12/side*
  • Printing (colour) $0.40/side
  • Photocopying (black and white) $0.12/side*
  • Photocopying (colour) $0.40/side
  • Microform printing $0.20/page

*Except $0.20/side (black and white) at the copier/printer located in music and media services.