Computers, WiFi, Print & Copy

Computers

It is free to use all Library computers. Users must agree to our Computer User Agreement when logging in.

Express computers

The Library has 10 express computers on the Ground Floor. Express computer sessions last for up to 20 minutes.

City of Perth Library members

Members may have up to 60 minutes of Library computer use per day. Please ensure you bring your Library card with you.

Non-members

Non-members may request a guest pass to use the public computers for up to 40 minutes per day.

WiFi

Free wireless internet access is available via Perth WiFi. Download and connection limits apply.

Select Perth WiFi to connect your laptop or device. Users are required to agree to the Wireless Conditions of Use when using this service.

  • To connect to the Perth WiFi network
    • Make sure you are in the WiFi coverage area
    • On your device, select Perth WiFi as the desired WiFi network. This option should be available under your device’s WiFi Settings menu
    • If your web browser does not automatically open, open your web browser and City of Perth landing page will appear
    • Click Connect Me to confirm you have read and accept the terms & conditions of the service
    • Start browsing the internet
  • Download and connection limits

    ‘Perth WiFi’ is for basic internet browsing.

    Users have a download limit of 400mb in a day (24 hours from midnight). Once this limit is reached users will need to wait until after midnight when limits are reset before reconnecting to the service.

  • WiFi coverage area

    City of Perth - WiFi coverage map

     

  • General information about WiFi hotspots

    To help you be informed when using any public WiFi services, the Australian Communications and Media Authority has published an informative Guide to public Wi-Fi hotspots in Australia.

Printing from your laptop 

Visit the printing website.  Follow the steps explained on the website, they will appear like this:

Printing from your laptop

Once you have completed these steps, click the button:

Printing Go button

You will see a summary of your print job.

Collect and pay for your printing

Visit a print station at the Library to pay for and collect your printing. Print stations are located on Levels one, two, and five. Follow the instructions on how to pay for and collect your printing. 

Printing from your device 

Forward email or item as an attachment to one of the following email addresses:

Printing from your device (A4 Only)
Type Single sided Double sided
TypeBlack & White Single sided300329697762@printspots.com Double sided300976638024@printspots.com
TypeColour Single sided300036035145@printspots.com Double sided300961731178@printspots.com 

Note: The paper supplied by the Library must be used to prevent paper jams.

You will be sent a release code for the email message and each attachment.

Collect and pay for your printing

Use the release codes to retrieve your documents at a Library print station. Print stations are located on Levels one, two, and five.

Follow the instructions on how to pay for and collect your printing.

*Email forwarding is ideal for email portals like Hotmail or Gmail.

Photocopying

A3, A4, colour and black & white copying is available at the print stations on Levels one, two and five.

Print and Copy prices

A4 Print & Copy prices
Type Single sided Double sided
TypeBlack & White Single sided$0.20 per page Double sided$0.40 per page
TypeColour Single sided$2.00 per page Double sided$4.00 per page
 
A3 Print & Copy prices
Type Single sided Double sided
TypeBlack & White Single sided$0.40 per page Double sided$0.80 per page
TypeColour Single sided$3.00 per page Double sided$6.00 per page

Note: the paper supplied by the Library must be used to prevent paper jams