| The Allen County Public Library has over 450 computers available for patron use at the main library and its thirteen branches with access to the Internet, library catalog, and MS Office products.
All public computers contain:
All computers have USB ports. Flash drives are available for purchase at all checkout desks. For more information see How to save files on Public Computers.
- Windows 7
- MS Office 2010 applications including Access, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Word , and OneNote
- IM Clients – AIM express, MSN web messenger, and Yahoo web messenger
- Web Browsers – IE8 and Firefox
- KeyTrain – web link to the Key Train website which teaches basic workplace training skills.
A public computer can be used for 1 hour with a valid ACPL card.
Patrons may bring their own headphones to listen to audio.
Free Wireless Internet Access is available at all 14 ACPL locations. WiFi Printing is also offered.
Dial-up access to the Library's Research Databases is also available.
Patrons may print from any computer for $0.10 per page. For more information see Printing.
By choosing to use one of the public computers, patrons agree to abide by the ACPL’s Computer Resources and Internet Access Policy.