Public Computers and Printing

Public Computers and Printing

Printing remotely and limited computer access are available at fourteen DC Public Library locations during Phase Two operations.

For computer access, please visit your nearest open library: Anacostia, Bellevue, Benning, Capitol View, Cleveland Park, Francis Gregory, Mt. Pleasant, Northeast, Petworth, Shaw, Shepherd Park, Tenley-Friendship, West End or Woodridge.

Remote printing allows customers to send documents electronically for printing at the above libraries.

No photocopying or scanning is available at this time. All print jobs must be sent via email. Media storage devices, such as a USB stick containing documents, will not be accepted at any location. All emails and attachments will be deleted after 48 hours.
 
  1. Customers must send their print jobs to the email of the desired pick-up location.
Anacostia: anacostialibrary@dc.gov
Bellevue: bellevuelibrary@dc.gov
Benning: benninglibrary@dc.gov
Capitol View: capitolviewlibrary@dc.gov
Cleveland Park: clevelandparklibrary@dc.gov
Francis A. Gregory: francisgregorylibrary@dc.gov
Mt. Pleasant: mtpleasantlibrary@dc.gov
Northeast: northeastlibrary@dc.gov
Petworth: petworthlibrary@dc.gov
Shaw: wathashawlibrary@dc.gov
Shepard Park: shepherdparklibrary@dc.gov
Tenley-Friendship: tenleylibrary@dc.gov
West End: westendlibrary@dc.gov
Woodridge: woodridgelibrary@dc.gov
 
  1. The subject line must contain only the word PRINT”. 
  2. Customers may print up to 20 pages per day, and there is no cost.
  3. Customers have 48 hours after sending their email to retrieve their print job.
  4. Print jobs can only be sent Monday through Friday.
  5. Print jobs sent on Thursday and Friday will be available until closing on Monday.
  6. For verification, please provide the email address of your print job to library staff when you are at your selected pick-up location.
  7. Staff will retrieve your print-job. 
  8. Documents will be printed as-is. All prints will be made on 8.5” x 11” paper, double-sided. Be sure to double check your prints before you send them. Staff will make no formatting changes or edits.
With a library card or DC One Card, customers can print up to 20 pages, per library account, per day for free. Those pages can be in color or black and white.