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Your Library User ID is the number under the barcode on your student card. Your PIN is the last 4 digits of the same number.

sample Onecard and older Georgian student cards.

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Where can I buy print credits?

Print credits can be purchased at the Library's Customer Service Desk.

How do I check my print credit balance?

  1. Select the Start Menu (bottom left corner)
  2. Search for the word: Print
  3. Select "View Print Credit Balance"
View Print Credit Balance


How much does it cost to print?

It costs 10 cents to print one side per page; 2nd side costs 9 cents.
Printers are set to double-sided printing on most campus libraries except Owen Sound. Print credits are non-refundable.

Single Sided Page Costs:
  8.5 x 11 8.5 x 14 11 x 17
Black & White $0.10 $0.10 $0.20
Colour $0.30 $0.30 $0.60
Double Sided Page Costs:
  8.5 x 11 8.5 x 14 11 x 17
Black & White $0.19 $0.19 $0.38
Colour $0.57 $0.57 $1.14
Plotter Costs:
Black & White $0.15 per square foot
Colour $0.45 per square foot

What paper sizes are available?

Barrie, Orillia and Midland has letter, legal and 11x17 paper sizes.

Owen Sound prints letter and legal sizes, single sided only.

WebPrint from your Laptop

Web-based printing [print directly from your laptop to library printers] is available at all library locations.

  1. Go to
  2. If a security certificate pops up, click continue to this website
  3. Login to the website using your student I.D. and password
  4. Click on browse to select your file
  5. Select a printer from the drop down menu
  6. Optionally use the Set Options tab to change paper size, orientation, copies, printing ranges and overall printing preferences
  7. Click Submit
  8. A preview displays; Click print



How to... :

Print Single-sided

How do I print single sided?

In Microsoft office products, select "File" from the menu and "Print":

  • Look for "Print on both Sides" on the print menu popup
  • Use the dropdown menu to select "Print One Sided"

College printers default to double sided. You will need to change the printer settings manually each time you print.

Printer settings screenshot

Print Word files, PDFs, Powerpoints

How do I print PDFs?

Slides are saved in PDF format? You can still print them with multiple slides on one page.

  • In the PDF document, select Print.
  • Under Page sizing & handling, select multiple and specify how many pages to print on one sheet.
  • You'll see a preview on the right hand side of the page
Look for the "Multiple" option under page sizing & handling on the PDF print screen. You can then select how many slides to print per page.

How do I print PowerPoints with multiple slides?

Printing PowerPoint handouts with multiple slides per page can help save print credits AND give you a nice area to take notes!

  • Select Print in your PowerPoint document
  • Look for the Settings area.
  • Select the area that says "Full Page Slides"
  • Change to the number of slides you'd like to print per page!
Print settings for PointPoint

Save / Transfer Files

How to setup Dropbox on a PC:

Dropbox is a great way to save your work in the cloud so that it's always with you wherever you go.

  1. Click Start menu
  2. type: dropbox
  3. click "Dropbox" icon


Login using your dropbox username and password (or create a dropbox account if you don't have one). Once you've signed in successfully, click "Open my Dropbox folder"


You can now access your dropbox folder on the left hand side of Windows Explorer.

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