Lane Cove Library provides a range of technology:
3D Printing is available at Lane Cove Library on Thursday evenings 5:00pm - 9:00pm or by appointment. The 3D printing fee is $5.00 per job plus $0.10 per minute print time.
Let the library know which design you would like and the web source. Designs may be obtained from a variety of websites - www.thingyverse.com, www.youmagine.com
Designs will be transferred to an SD card for insertion into the 3D printer. Print jobs will be completed in a single colour (red, blue, gold, silver, magenta or black).
To book or obtain a quotation please email the Library.
Keep your brain active with an Adult Launchpad - including crossword puzzles, number activities, hidden object games and map brain games.
The Junior Launchpads are suitable for preschool to aged 10+ and topics include English, Maths, Science, Music and eBooks.
The Launchpads do not have Internet connectivity and earphones are not required. Each tablet comes with a power charging cord which can be plugged into a computer to recharge when the battery runs low.
Launchpads can only be borrowed on an adult library card and can be located with the Visual Literary Collection.
Download the Lane Cove Library App to your phone or tablet to:
- Search the catalogue and reserve items
- Find and book Library events
- Check your Library account and link other family members cards
- Save your Library barcode to your phone and use it when you borrow
- Scan the ISBN of any book and check to see if it is held in the Library
There are also links to:
- Other Shorelink Libraries
- eBooks and online databases
- Council's Facebook page
To download the app, go to your app store and search for Lane Cove Library. (You can also find the QR codes on the touchscreen in the Lane Cove Library foyer).
Sign in by scanning your Library card barcode or type in the number beginning X020...and your pin or password.
The Library offers free use of all public PCs including for email and word processing applications. The Monitor kiosk (located near the Information Desk) allows you to make EFTPOS payments for printing, photocopying, book sale items, fees and charges. To access this technology simply use your Library card, or print a Guest card from the kiosk or join the Library.
Printing from your laptop, tablet or other devices can be done using WiFi printing.
The Library has both coin and card operated copiers - standard printing prices apply.
Public Access Computers
The Public Access Computers can be used to print documents, search the Internet, web-based email, Word, PowerPoint and Excel programs. Computers are located in the Junior Library, behind the Information Desk and in the Local Studies room. Add value to your Library card or Guest card at the Monitor Kiosk..
Scanning is available for free at all photocopiers and documents can be scanned to an email or a USB.
It is free to access the WiFi Internet and no password is required. Simply select Lane Cove Library through your WiFi settings and agree to the terms and conditions.
You can print PDF, Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Image files while connected to the 'Lane Cove Library' wireless network. Log in to Web-Print with your Shorelink Library card or Guest card, follow the prompts on the screen and release your print job at the Copier.
If you need assistance enquire at the Information Desk.
Standard printing charges apply.