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, and add PaperCut wireless printing software to personal laptops

Self-serve photocopiers

Self-serve photocopying is available from 10 copiers in the Mearns Centre for Learning and Priestly Law Library. 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 and black & white copies/prints
  • Copycard access

Self-serve microform reader-printers

Printing is available from the microform scanners and workstations in the microform room, basement of the McPherson Library.  You may print scans using your PaperCut account, or by paying at the Main Loan Desk for Community Researchers.

Service of photocopiers and printers

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

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.