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Public Computer Stations

Computers and Wireless Access Available for the Public

Eight Public Computers are available for public use in the library's adult wing on a first come first served basis. Four computers are available in the children's wing and another four in the young adult room.

There is a 1 hour time limit for each log in. If no one is waiting for a computer, you may log right back on. If you need to save work-in-progress, DPL has portable flash drives available at the front desk to copy your work.

Patrons using library computers are required to abide by the Library's Internet Use Policy, which is displayed on the computer monitor. When ready to log in, select I ACCEPT.

Computers are pre-loaded with:
  • Internet access
  • Microsoft Office Suite programs (Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, Access)
Online databases:
  • Ebsco Host: a large database, updated daily, with access to thousands of full-text articles from print sources, such as magazines (such as Consumer's Report,) newspapers, and peer-reviewed journals.
  • Heritage Quest: genealogical information provider
  • Encyclopedia Britannica -
  • Salem Health: online version of the 5-volume Magill’s Medical Guide
10˘ a page; please pay at front desk for computer printouts and photocopies.

Free Wireless is available. Patrons can print from laptops by transferring the file to a public computer, either by email or use of a flash drive. There are flash drives available at the circulation desk for this purpose.