Information for Library Users

PC Use

There are 4 PCs available for use by members of North Yorkshire Libraries.

Printing facilities (A3 and A4, Colour and B&W – charged by the page) are available from all machines. One PC has an A4 flatbed document scanner attached.

A range of facilities and software are available

These include:

  • Internet Access
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Powerpoint)
  • Ancestry – Family History Search
  • Simple photo editing software
  • Colour and B&W Printing

A range of online information services are also available. Check here for the latest list.

Note that no personal files are retained on the computer. Any files generated by a user are automatically deleted at the end of their session. The user can use writeable CDs/DVDs or USB memory sticks if they wish to retain a copy of their files before deletion.

Use of computers is free for the first 30 minutes and then there is is an ongoing charge for additional time. Reduced cost subscriptions are available for regular users.

See current library charge sheet for costs.

More detailed information on using these PCs is available here.