Tech Tools

tech-tools

Wireless and mobile printing

Send your print job from your laptop, mobile device, or from home via our wireless printer, located a the information desk. There is a 10-cent paper charge per page. Stop by or call 518-439-9314 if you need help.

Public computers and internet access

  • Fiber optic Internet connection
  • 20 public access computer stations
  • All equipped with Microsoft Office 2010 – Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Dataports and wireless access for your Internet-ready device
  • 2 Chromebooks for onsite use and more for checking out
  • 10 PC laptops for onsite use
  • Flatbed scanners available

SMART board

One of our small meeting rooms is equipped with a SMART Board for use by small groups as a teaching, presentation or demonstration tool. Our board room also has a portable SMART Board available. Call 439-9314, ext. 3009 for information on reserving these rooms.

Charging kiosk

Our charging kiosk provides free, secure charging for most mobile devices. The unit has 10 lockers, with eight sized for phones and two large enough for tablets.

Tech help

If you have questions about your new smart phone, tablet or eReader, library staff can help.
One-on-one assistance with:

  • Smart phones, tablets and eReaders
  • E-mail accounts
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Mac laptops
  • Adobe Premiere Elements for video editing

To make an appointment, fill out the form, stop at the information desk, or call 518-439-9314, ext. 3009.
Appointments last about an hour and must be made at least one week in advance. A follow-up appointment is available if needed.

Tech room

  • Oculus Rift
  • Makerbot Replicator 2 3D printer (Click here for more.)
  • VHS-to-DVD conversion deck
  • Digital microscope

Tech table

The following tools are conveniently located on a dedicated table near the public computers:

  • Large-format scanner
  • Large-format color printer
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 9 photo editing program
  • Adobe Premiere 9 video editing program
  • Microsoft Office – Excel, PowerPoint and Word

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