Public Access Wi-Fi Network
Customer using their own devices can get free Internet access via Wi-Fi while in the library building.
Note that you will need a mobile phone to authorise your ﬁrst login.
Turn on WiFi Adapter
Turn on the wi-fi adapter on your device and associate to the NYCC_GUEST SSID. Ensure that your wireless adpater is set to receive an IP address via DHCP and you are not using a proxy server in your browser (these are the default settings and usually will not need to be changed).
Create an account
If you already have a username and password then proceed to Step 6. Otherwise click where indicated to create an account. Your account will be valid for 28 days.
Enter registration details
Check for account details
Upon successful registration you will receive the following confirmation screen. Your account details will be sent via SMS to your mobile phone and via email. Once received click “Sign In”.
Enter login details
Frequently Asked Questions
Click on the link at the bottom of the login page ‘Forgotten your password or like to change it to something more memorable?’. This will take you to the self-service portal page.
Click the ‘I’ve forgotten my password’ link and enter the email address you registered with:
A new password will be sent to the mobile phone number that you registered with.
Yes. Click on the link at the bottom of the login page ‘Forgotten your password or like to change it to something more memorable?’. This will take you to the self-service portal page.
Login with your existing username and password.
A summary of your account usage wil be displayed. Click on the ‘Change your password’ link:
Enter your existing password, enter and confirm the new password (min 8 characters) then click ‘Change Password’:
Your new password is now active.
It is not possible to print from your device on the wi-fi network. However, if you are in a library you can use the People’s network desktop computers to gain access to a printer.
Accounts last for 28 days, after which you will need to register again.
Yes your account will work in all council buildings that provide the free wi-fi service.