Computers, Printing, Wifi, & More
Free Computer & Internet Access
Public desktop computers are available in the Library on a first come, first served basis. All users may login free of charge by using their CLAMS library card and PIN. Forgot your PIN?
No library card? Print a free visitor pass at our self-serve kiosk located in the Reference Room. Visitor passes can be printed out daily and allow users two hours of uninterrupted computer use.
At the Main Library:
Reference Room – Main Floor
• Eleven (11) computers for adults and visitors.
Young Adult Room – Main Floor
• Three (3) computers reserved for users for ages 12-18.
Children’s Room – Lower Level
• Nine (9) computers for children and accompanying parent or guardian.
At the East Falmouth Library:
• Four (4) computers for adults and visitors.
Printing is .20 cents a page for black and white, .40 cents a page for color. If you need assistance with any of the following below, please ask a library staff member to help you.
- Log into one of our public computers with your library card number and PIN. Need to reset your PIN?
- Print a printer-friendly version of your document if possible to save on printing fees.
- Follow the prompts and confirm your print job. This will allow your print job to be sent to the Print Station Queue.
- Find the Print Station and log in with your library card number. Your balance will be reflected on the screen.
- Using the prompts on the Pay Station Kiosk, deposit money into your account and tap on “finish”. The Print Station will reflect your new balance once you click on “refresh”.
- Click on the print jobs that you wish to pay for. Click on Print and follow the prompts to complete your job.
The Falmouth Public Library offers free wifi throughout our buildings and on library grounds. Connect to “Falmouth Public Library”. There is no password.
Microfilm & Digital Collections
- We have a large microfilm and digital archive of local and national newspapers: Falmouth Enterprise; 1896 – present (online from 1896 – 1962); Cape Cod Standard Times, on microfilm from October 19, 1936 – September 1, 1975; Cape Cod Times, online from 1998 – present; on microfilm from September 2, 1975 – December 2016; Boston Globe, on microfilm from January 1, 1980 -December 31, 2009, online from 1980 – present; Historical New York Times; on microfilm from September 1, 1851 – September 30, 2011, online from 1851-2014
- ….we also have Falmouth School Yearbooks in print and online: The Broadcaster, in print and online from 1935-1938; The Clipper Compact, in print from 1973-2016 and online from 1973-2015; (with some exclusions) The Lawrencian, in print and online from 1931-1973.
We also offer:
- 2 black & white copiers and 2 microfilm readers. Copies are $.20/page.
- Power up! All of our tables are equipped with outlets for charging up your various electronic devices.
- 1 fax and scan machine. First page is $1.75; additional pages are $1 each. International faxes cost $4.95 for the first page and $3.45 for each additional page. The machine only accepts major credit cards. It is located at the Main Library on the main floor by the Service Desk. View your receipt online at fax24.us
Your library offers you free access to Lynda.com, a website with hundreds of technology and computer classes at your fingertips.
Begin on our homepage and click on the yellow Lynda.com box in the center of the page. Login with your library card number and PIN and enter a topic in the search box to get started!
If you need help, stop by the Reference desk and a librarian will help you.