Patrons can print wirelessly from their laptops, tablets, and smartphones. There are two ways to print: (1) through the web portal and (2) through the mobile app. It is not necessary for patrons to use the mobile app when printing from a smartphone.
Only pdf, doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx, csv, txt, html, rtf, jpg, png, and bmp files allowed.
Regular printing fees apply:
- First black & white page is free
- 10 cents per black & white page
- 25 cents per color page
Download wireless printing instructions.
Using the Web Portal
1.) Visit the SmartALEC web portal.
2.) Create an account if you're a first-time user. This requires your library card number (beginning in 29534).
- You can also use the default Visitor ID.
- The Visitor ID is the same for everyone, but is differentiated by your email address or phone number.
3.) When creating an account, enter your information and copy down the ID and PIN. Once you click [Submit], the ID and PIN will also be sent to you via email or text message.
4.) Now log in to your account. You can change your card number, email, and password once you are logged in.
5.) Upload documents you want to print. Files that are successfully uploaded will be displayed.
6.) Click [Preview] to preview a document. Click [Delete] to remove a document from the list.
7.) Go to the Print Release Station next to the circulation desk to retrieve and print your document(s).
Using the SmartALEC App
1.) On your phone or other personal device, follow steps 1-3 above if you are a first-time user.
2.) Once you are logged in, go to [Clients] at the top to download the SmartALEC app, or download it through your app store.
3.) Log in through the app.
4.) Make sure you are connected to the library's public wireless network when using the app. Follow the instructions on how to upload documents to print.
5.) Go to the Print Release Station next to the circulation desk to retrieve and print your document(s).