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Guide to Printing: Home

Windows, Mac, Color, & Wirelss Printing

Windows Printing

  1. Log into the computer with e-number and e-number password.
  2. Print your items to printer:
    1. LIBRARY_DOUBLE_SIDED if you want double-sided printing,
    2. LIBRARY_SINGLE_SIDED if you want single-sided printing, or
    3. LIBRARY_COLOR if you want to pay for color printing.
  3. Select “Print” on the gray print release box.
  4. Log into any of the four (A,B,C, or D) print release stations with your e-number and e-number password.
  5. Collect your print job from Printer A,B,C, or D.
  6. Log off your computer.

Mac Printing - Main Floor

  1. Print your items to printer A/B Mainfloor.
  2. Log into the Print Release Box with your e-number and e-number password.
  3. Select “Print” on the gray print release box.
  4. Log into the print release station with your e-number and e-number password.
  5. Collect your print job from the printer.

Mac Printing - Cluster

  1. Print your items to printer F.
  2. Log into the Print Release Box with your e-number and e-number password.
  3. Select “Print” on the gray print release box.
  4. Log into the print release station with your e-number and e-number password.
  5. Collect your print job from the printer.

Color Printing (all wired computers)

  1. Print your items to LIBRARY_COLOR.
  2. Select “Print” on the gray print release box.
  3. Go to the Circulation Desk to pay for and collect your printing
  4. Printing is $.50 per side and can be printed double-sided.

Wireless Printing

Have you ever needed to print a paper in a hurry?  With PaperCut Web Print, you can submit print jobs to campus printers in the Library and in the Daniels Hall open lab from your own computer, on or off campus. 

  1. Log in to the My Elmhurst Campus Portal at my.elmhurst.edu
  2. Click on the PaperCut Web Print link under the Applications menu
  3. Click on the Submit a Job link
    1. Select the printer you would like to use
    2. Set the number of copies you would like
    3. Upload your document *
  4. Log in at the Web Print Release Station by the printer (A,B,C,D or Xerox machine), and release your print job **

Scanning Stations

These are printing in black and white to Printers A and B as usual.  To print in color from the scanners, please send the job and then visit the Circulation desk to have to pick up and pay for the print.

* Print jobs that you submit through Web Print will wait for you for 12 hours.  These jobs are deleted if you do not print them at a Web Print Release Station within this time.   

** The following is a list of file types currently supported by the Web Print system.


If you have questions, please see someone at the Reference Desk.