Resources - Computers & Technology

Computer Lab

95th Street Library 630-961-4100, ext. 4990
Naper Blvd. Library 630-961-4100, ext. 2302
Nichols Library 630-961-4100, ext. 6335

Use Our Computers

Computers with Microsoft Office and internet browsing are available for your use at all three locations. No library card or reservation is necessary.

See the hardware and software available on our creative software computers.

Print, Scan & Fax

  • Print, scan or fax in our computer labs (see cost chart below).
  • Print remotely from your device to our printers:  use your computer, tablet or phone from wherever you are. Follow these steps.
  • Submit your 3-D print order online and we will print it for you.
 
Standard
 
 
B&W
Color
 
Letter
$0.10
$0.25
 
Legal
$0.10
$0.25
 
11 x 17
$0.20
$0.50
 
Remote
$0.20
$0.50
 
 
Premium
 
 
B&W
Color
 
Letter
$0.20
$0.50
 
Legal
$0.20
$0.50
 
 
Fax
 
 
$1 per page domestic
 
$2 per page international
 
3-D
 
 
COST: 20 cents/gram finished
 
Max size:8(H) x 8(W) x 6(D) inches

Free Wi-Fi

The Naperville Public Library offers free use of our high-speed wireless network.

Computer & Technology Training

Find upcoming computer and technology training at the library.

See Technology & Computer Classes.

 

Equipment to Borrow

For use in the library

  • Creative hardware and software
  • Chromebooks
  • Embroidery Machine, Brother SE400 - Knowledge of machine is required. (Nichols only)
  • iPads - available in the Children's Department
  • Laptops

To take out of the library

  • Hotspots - portable device that allows you to connect your mobile enabled devices (e.g. laptop, smartphones, tablets, etc.) to the Internet almost wherever you go.
  • Nook - available in both Adult Services and Children's Services, preloaded with books of various genre
  • Kindle - available in Adult Services, preloaded with Spanish or French titles for adults and teens
  • See Fees, Loan Periods & Renewals information for these items.

Emerging Technology Services

Tech Buffet and Idea Lab

Serving up technology and solutions for business, school and home. The Tech Buffet and Idea Lab offer you opportunities to create, invent, and learn while exploring new technologies.

Tech Buffet - located at all 3 libraries.

Idea Lab - located at the 95th Street library.

 

Emerging Technology Services Team

Call or email us with questions.
Emerging Technology Services
email:
ets@naperville-lib.orgEmail Emerging Technology Services
Call Us:
Sue Karas
email:
Call Us:
More Technology & Computer Info
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Tech Buffet & Idea Lab - creative software and hardware

Online Learning & Resources

Learn the latest software, creative, and business skills on your own time and at your own pace. (Naperville Library card and PIN needed.)

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