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PCs & Wi-Fi

All the PCs in the Library provide access to the catalogue, a range of online services and the Internet and have Microsoft Office 2010 installed.

Memory sticks (2GB) are available for purchase. They are priced at £8.00.


All printing from the PCs in the Library is directed to the photocopiers, which require an account and pin number. Please enquire at the Enquiry Point. The charge is 10p per page.


Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the Library. The password is on display on the library tables.

Charging sockets for laptops and mobile devices are available on all the central library tables.

A variety of USB cables is available from the Enquiry Desk.


To assist those with visual impairments PCs with large-screen monitors are available throughout the Library.

JAWS screen reading software, which is designed to assist users to access all Windows applications and websites, is installed on two PCs.

A Merlin video magnifier which can be used to magnify material from the print collections is also available. This has a wide range of adjustable magnification and also has options for changing contrast and colours to suit different requirements.

For more information visit our Accessibility page.