Computers & Internet

Choose a library to view a list of available technology:

Wireless internet access is available at all libraries. Our wireless network is called "Town of Amherst Public" and there is no password.

Jones Library

REFERENCE ROOM

  • Internet computers (14)
    These PCs are available for 30 minute sessions — or longer, if no one is waiting.
  • Express Internet computer
    This PC is available for one 15-minute session.
  • Special project computers (2)
    These PCs are available upon request for special projects such as job applications, school assignments, and genealogy research. Please ask a librarian for assistance.
  • Scanner (free)
    Scan photos or documents as JPGs, TIFFs, PDFs, or Word documents. Scanned files can be sent by email or saved to a USB drive (among other options).
  • Printer (cash only)
    All PCs can print. Wireless printing is also available. Black & white printing is 10¢ per page. Color printing is 25¢ per page.
KIDS ROOM  (for children & caregivers only)

  • Internet computers (4)
    These PCs are available for 30 minute sessions — or longer, if no one is waiting.
  • Kids Learning computers (2)
    These computers are pre-loaded with learning games for toddlers through elementary school aged children. Please sign up at the Kids Desk.
  • Printer (cash only)
    Black & white printing is 10¢ per page. Color printing is 25¢ per page.
ATRIUM

  • Copier (cash only)
    Black & white copying is 10¢ per page. Color copying is 25¢ per page.
  • Fax (credit or debit card only)
    Domestic faxing is $1.75 for the first page and $1.00 for each additional page. International faxing is $3.95 for the first page and $3.45 for each additional page. Faxes can be sent but not received. To check the status of your fax or to re-send it at no charge, visit www.faxscan24.com.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

  • Internet computers (2)
    These PCs are available for accessing historical & genealogical material.
  • Microfilm readers & printers
    Available for accessing microfilm in our collections. Black & white printing is 25¢ per page.
  • Copier (cash only)
    Black & white copying is 10¢ per page. Color copying is 25¢ per page.
  • Printer (cash only)
    All PCs can print. Black & white printing is 10¢ per page. Color printing is 25¢ per page.
  • Audiocassette / CD player
    Available for playing audio recordings in our collections. Please ask a librarian for assistance.
  • TV / VCR / DVD player
    Available for playing video recordings in our collections. Please ask a librarian for assistance.
All Jones Library PCs have the following software: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Office 2010, Open Office, iTunes, and more.
Munson Memorial Library

  • Internet computers (4)
    These PCs are available for 30 minute sessions — or longer, if no one is waiting.
  • Scanner (free)
    Scan photos or documents. Scanned files can be sent by email or saved to a USB drive.
  • Printer (cash only)
    All PCs can print. Black & white printing is 10¢ per page. Color printing is 25¢ per page.

North Amherst Library

  • Internet computers (3)
    These PCs are available for 30 minute sessions — or longer, if no one is waiting.
  • Scanner (free)
    Scan photos or documents. Scanned files can be sent by email or saved to a USB drive. Please ask a librarian for assistance.
  • Printer (cash only)
    All PCs can print. Black & white printing is 10¢ per page. Color printing is 25¢ per page.