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 $.10 per page and color prints are $.60 per page.

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-cancelling 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 "Adults" group.

Break for Movies

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Online Chat
About this event::
Join us to talk about movies, TV shows, and other viewing interests! Mondays, 12-1 pm on Facebook.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TCPL MAKER MONDAY FOR TEENS

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Makerspace
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
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 "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
About this event::
Let's Make Something! 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, Cricut, etc... Teens are invited to virtually join in on Maker Mondays. Through Zoom, participants will be shown how to make 3D objects in Tinkercad, create SVGs in Inkscape, set up and print on a ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Writing
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
About this event::
The idea of the “hermit crab” essay—a term coined by Brenda Miller and Suzanne Paola in their 2003 book Tell It Slant—is inspired by the way that hermit crabs take on various items as their shells: they borrow a structure to create their home. A herm...
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, sewing machines, 3-D printer, or Cricut (Staff support for the sewing machines is not currently available).  Se...
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Stories in the Park

11:00am - 11:30pm
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Families, Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers, Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About this event::
Children and families are invited to join us each Tuesday in Dewitt Park for stories, music and family fun. On days we're unable to meet due to weather, Kelly will post a virtual storytime. Please call the Youth Services Reference Desk at (607) ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Tompkins County Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Families
Program Type: Classes and Workshops, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
About this event::
Join Sarah Grant Curless for a weekly nutrition informational session.  This week's topic is Snack Attack! Learn about ways to create healthy snacks, and how to pick healthier options at sit down and fast casual restaurants. Also, explor...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Makerspace One-on-One

3:00pm - 4:00pm
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, sewing machines, 3-D printer, or Cricut (Staff support for the sewing machines is not currently available).  Se...