Copy, Fax, Print, Etc.

Copy, Fax, Print, Etc.

Tompkins County Public Library can help with many of your business services needs! Please see our latest service updates regarding COVID-19 here.

 

Copy

Copiers are available throughout the library. Black and white copies can be made for $.10 per page; full-color copies are $.60 per page. The machines take cash or credit cards.

 

Fax

You may fax up to 10 pages free of charge. Please visit the Information & Learning Services Reference Desk for assistance.

 

Print & Scan

You can print from library computers, your laptop, or your mobile device through our mobile print service, PrinterOn. Please note that there can be up to a 15 minute wait time for your job to reach the print monitor.

How do I print from a web browser?

TCPL Mobile Printing Page

How do I print from my email?

Using a tablet or smartphone?  Download the PrinterOn app from your device's app store.

Pick up and pay for your print jobs at the library's Copy Center.  Black & white prints are $0.10 per printed page and color prints are $0.60 per printed page (that means 1 double-sided black & white print will be $0.20).

A scanner is available for emailing or saving scanned documents (library card required for login).

 

Notary

Currently, we do not offer notary services.

Places that offer notary services in the Ithaca area:

  • Tompkins County Clerk
    320 N Tioga Street
    607-274-5431
    M-F 8:30-4:30 p.m.
    They have at least one (usually more) notaries on staff at all times. People needing this service need to have the document they need notarized along with a valid form of photo ID.
  • City Hall
    108 E Green St, Ithaca, NY 14850
    607-274-6570 M-F 8:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Tompkins Trust Company
    110 North Tioga Street
    607-273-3210 M-F 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • UPS Store 
  • Uncle Marty’s Shipping Office
  • Most banks offer notary services for their customers.

 

Test Proctoring

Test proctoring is available by request at the Adult Services Reference Desk, or you can request online.

 

Accessibility

We have Large Print books and audiobooks (both on disc and in digital format) for patrons who are visually impaired. We can also connect you to the resources at Finger Lakes Library System, as well as the New York State Library's Talking Books and Braille Library.

Youth Services has materials for patrons of all reading abilities, including books in Braille and Steady Reader Kits (which include a book and audio component). We have a Sensory Station, where you can find weighted lap pads, noise-canceling earmuffs, fidgets, and other sensory tools for use anywhere in the library.

We have motorized carts available.

Please visit any of our service desks for more information.

 

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Teens" group.

TCPL Maker Mondays for Teens

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
About this event::
Let's Make Something! 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, Cricut, etc.... Teens are invited to the Makerspace for two hours of open-making time. Participants will have the opportunity to learn and use one of our Makerspace machines:  3D Printers (...
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Nature-Inspired Art

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About this event::
Join us for a book and a craft inspired by or using nature. We will explore printmaking, paper marbling, flower pounding and making our own play-dough and incorporate natural materials into our art making. Participants will need an adult to help them...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Drag Teen

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Digital Lab
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes and Workshops, Digital Lab
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
About this event::
Learn the art of drag fro am local drag queen in this four week class series! Participants will learn about costuming, makeup, lip synching, stage presence, and more. Students will be best served by attending all classes in the series, as each week w...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace One-on-One

11:00am - 12:00pm
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
About this event::
What do you want to make? Register for a one-on-one session in the makerspace with Library Assistant Josh to use our laser cutter, 3-D printer, or Cricut.  Sessions are one hour and a maximum of two people are allowed in the makerspace a...
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.

Stories in the Park

11:30am - 12:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 93
About this event::
Children and families are invited to join us in Dewitt Park for stories, music and family fun! In the event of inclement weather, we will meet live on Zoom. Please register below to receive the Zoom link. To check if storytime will be held outs...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace One-on-One

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Makerspace, One-on-One Appointments
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About this event::
What do you want to make? Register for a one-on-one session in the makerspace with Library Assistant Josh to use our laser cutter, 3-D printer, or Cricut.  Sessions are one hour and a maximum of two people are allowed in the makerspace a...
This event is in the "Families" group.
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Thaler/Howell Programming Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: STEAM
About this event::
TCPL is inviting families to a weekly LEGO build night! Buckets of LEGO will be provided for participants to borrow for their builds. Participants will also have the opportunity to display their creations in the Youth Services section. During this...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Makerspace Open Hours

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Makerspace
About this event::
Drop-in open hours are back! Registration is no longer required. We still must adhere to room occupancy requirements (max. 10 people at a time), but do not anticipate this being an issue often.  Visit the Makerspace to use the laser cutter, 3...