Technology

GETTING CONNECTED @ THE WESTWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY

  • The Westwood Library offers public Internet access computers.  Time restrictions may apply.  Please try to remember to bring your library card with you -- but if you forget your card, guest passes are available.
  • Free wireless access is available to those who have their own laptop or device at both the Main and Branch libraries.  Wireless printing is available at the Main Library.
  • Beginners’ computer classes are available throughout the year. Please call the Reference Desk at 781-320-1045 for more information.
  • A photocopier is available on the second floor. Copies are 10 cents for black and 25 cents for color.
  • A scanner is available free of charge on the second floor. 
  • Faxing (scan to fax) is available on the second floor.  Costs are 25 cents per page for US & Canada, 50 cents per page for International.  See the Reference Desk for assistance.
  • Printing from public computers, wireless devices, or the scanner costs 10 cents for black and 20 cents for color
  • The new library has a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tag in all materials.  Returned items are scanned and automatically checked-in on a conveyor belt.  Patrons can also use the RFID system to streamline borrowing with self-check stations.