Internet and Computers

Wireless

laptopWireless Internet access is available throughout the Library to anyone who has the necessary devices and software, via a cable based network. Wireless Internet access is available to patrons of all ages. Wireless Internet access in the library is governed by the Library's Code of Conduct and may be found in our Policies section.

All users are responsible for maintaining their own virus protection on their computers or wireless devices. The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights cannot protect users of the network against malicious theft or interception of data transmitted over our network.

Public Computers

The Library has workstations and laptops available for patron use. All are equipped with the Windows System 7 operating system and Microsoft Office 2010. Patrons may use Library computers only upon presentation of his or her valid library card. Guest passes are available for patrons without BCCLS library cards and will be dispensed at the discretion of the staff.

Patrons are allowed up to 4 hours of computer access per day. Black and White printing is available from the workstations at a cost of fifteen (.15) cents per page.
Patrons are permitted to utilize flash drives or CDs and other peripherals only on computers designated for that purpose. The Library can provide flash drives for patrons for a fee.

Printing, Photocopying

Patrons are able to print documents from any of the workstations. Printing is not available from the laptops. The cost for printing is fifteen (.15) cents per page. Printouts are only available as black and white.
The Library does have one black and white and one color photocopiers available for patron use. B&W copies are fifteen (.15) cents per page and full color are twenty five (.50) cents. Patrons have the option to copy onto letter sized paper (8.5"x 11") or legal size (8.5" x 14").