The library maintains public computers for patron use. Users must abide by the library’s Internet Use Policy.
- Each cardholder is entitled to 2.5 hours of computer use per day. The initial session offered is one hour.
- Guest passes are available for non-cardholders.
- A guest pass is good for 30 minutes of computer time in a single day.
Library Computer Configuration
*Please note that computer availability may be affected by the pandemic.
Adult Area – 12 public internet computers (Windows 10)
Children’s Area – 2 public internet computers (Windows 10), 2 non-internet game stations (AWE).
7 Laptops (Windows 10) for circulation outside the building to East Greenbush/Schodack residents.
All library computers include Microsoft Office 2019 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher), Adobe Reader, VLC Media Player, 7-Zip, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. Desktop computer access is managed by PC Reservation and printing is managed by LPT:One. Headphones are also available for purchase at the Circulation and Reference desks. Download the Public Computer Help brochure for more information.
Library Computer Security
For your security, a document may be saved temporarily to the computer/laptop, but will be automatically wiped when the session is over. You may email a document to yourself or a flash drive to save it more permanently. Antivirus is installed, and it may interfere with access to some websites. Programs may not be installed on library computers, and CD burning is disabled.
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