January 2022: Public access computers and printers are temporarily unavailable at some locations. WiFi is available outdoors at all locations. To learn more, click here.
Computers, Printing, & Internet Access
At our 13 York County Libraries locations, we have the tech you need! Free computer and internet access are just a few of the services you will find across the county.
Stop in if you have need of technology access including:
Computers with Internet Access
Access our computers for free at any library. See library staff for instructions about logging onto a computer. A library card or valid ID are required for using computers.
Print black and white or color copies of documents. Call your local library for their per-page printing costs.
Wireless Internet Access
Connect to the internet from any device or computer with free library Wi-Fi. Ask library staff for the password.
Access the internet from home, work, or on the road with one of York County Libraries’ mobile hotspots! Hotspots check out for a three-week borrowing period. A $30 rental fee is payable with cash or card on checkout.
Additionally, hotspots can be placed on hold in the catalog and picked up at your preferred library. Simply search “mobile hotspot device” in the search bar to place a hold.
Our hotspots feature:
- High speed wireless internet with unlimited data usage
- Internet access from anywhere in North America with T-Mobile service
- Compatibility with multiple smartphones, tablets, desktop computers, and laptops.
Mobile hotspot checkout is available to adults, 18 and older, with a library card in good standing* and valid ID.
**Any member with less than $20 in fines is considered to be in good standing.
Note: Springettsbury Township, Manchester Township, and York Academy are not pickup locations for hotspot holds.
Adobe Acrobat Reader
Open, save, and print PDF documents using this software.
Microsoft Software Suite
All library computers in the full Microsoft suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more.
Special Equipment & Training
Fax services are not available at all library locations. See the table below to locate a library near you.
|Send & Receive Faxes||Send Faxes ONLY||Fax NOT Available|
The costs for faxing varies by library. On average, the cost to send and receive a fax is around $0.50-$1.00 per page.
Create digital copies of your important documents using library scanners. Ask desk staff for assistance.
Note: Some libraries may have a per-page scanning cost.
Digital Scanning Station
Digitize all your old images and video using the Digital Scanning Station. View our events calendar to locate where this station will be next!
In addition to our free library services, monthly TechTime sessions are available to help you learn tips and tricks for your own devices.
As always, our friendly library staff and volunteers are here to help with your questions! Ask at the desk.
You do not need a YCL library card to use these services. However, if you live or work in York County you’re eligible for a FREE YCL card—sign up here or ask for a form when you visit!