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Computers & Wi-Fi

Technology Programs & Classes
Tue, Feb 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab
Do you own an Android smartphone or tablet? Bring it in with your questions (or tips!) to this guided user group.

Mon, Mar 04, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Porter Room
Need a place to hang after school? Come to WPPL's Teen Lounge on Monday afternoons! Video games, board games, snacks and more!

Tue, Mar 05, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab
Learn how to turn on a computer, use a mouse, go online, and access Northstar Digital Literacy for self-paced online learning.
Registration opens Tuesday, February 27 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Mar 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Makerspace
Attend an orientation to get to know the basics of using the CNC router, and become a verified user of the machine.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Porter Room
Need a place to hang after school? Come to WPPL's Teen Lounge on Monday afternoons! Video games, board games, snacks and more!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab
Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel, and how to access Northstar Digital Literacy for self-paced online learning.
Registration opens Tuesday, March 5 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Mar 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a club for you! We have some private servers set up for tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of the most popular... more
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a club for you! We have some private servers set up for tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of the most popular games via Zoom.
Registration opens Thursday, March 7 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Porter Room
Frustrated with cable? Let us help you sort through the alternatives available.

Mon, Mar 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Dover Room
Learn safe ways to photograph the upcoming eclipse on April 8th.

Thu, Mar 28, 10:00am - 11:30am
Technology Training Lab
Do you own an iOS smartphone (iPhone) or tablet (iPad)? Bring it in with your questions (or tips!) to this guided user group.
Registration opens Thursday, March 21 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Mar 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Zoom Programming 1
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a club for you! We have some private servers set up for tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of the most popular... more
Love Roblox? Then WPPL has a club for you! We have some private servers set up for tweens in grades 4th-6th to hang out with their friends and enjoy some of the most popular games via Zoom.
Registration opens Thursday, March 7 2024 at 9:00am

Computer Usage

Computers are available for the purposes of using the Internet and Microsoft Office applications. Common Microsoft Office applications available on PC Stations include: Word, Excel, Access, Publisher, and PowerPoint. Computer stations also provide web browsers such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Microsoft Internet Explorer. You may bring a blank CD or USB drive to save your work.

USB ports, for the use of personal USB drive devices, are available on all computers. Installing software is not permitted. For further information, see the Public Internet Access and Computer Use Policy.

 

desktop computer iconThe Drive-up Book Drop and WiFi are available 24/7 in the library parking lot. There are marked spots for good WiFi reception on the north end of the lot.

Wi-Fi Available Here

Free high-speed wireless Internet access is available to visitors who bring their own Wi-Fi configured devices. Our acceptable use policy applies to all persons accessing our network even when they are using their own equipment. Ask for policy details.

Our library staff CAN help you:

with simple problems
with simple questions regarding software

Our library staff are UNABLE to help you:

with instruction/training
with detailed software questions
with the creation of a résumé or paper

 
Printing Rates

Patrons may print from computer workstations or mobile devices via the library's print management system. WPPL provides up to $1 per day of free printing. You must enter your exact library card number (no spaces) in order to use the daily free printing allowance.

Print type Cost
Black and White (B&W) 10¢ per page
Color 15¢ per page

Library printers can only accommodate letter (8½ x 11 inches) sized paper.