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Printing, Scanning, Copying

Use Mobile Printing to send files from your personal device to library print stations. Other options for printing, scanning and copying are available in various locations.

Printing

All library printing requires CarolinaCash (card required) or a visitor print card, which can be purchased for $1.00 at the card vending machine on the Main Level of Thomas Cooper Library.

  • $0.10 per page for black and white ($0.15 double sided)
  • $0.25 per page for color printing ($0.45 double sided)

Add CarolinaCash with a debit or credit card at my.carolinacard.sc.edu or use cash (bills only) at the Automatic Deposit Machine on the Main Level of Thomas Cooper.

Printer Locations

  • Main Level, Thomas Cooper Library
  • Cooper Technology Lounge on Level 5, Thomas Cooper Library
  • Level 4, Thomas Cooper Library (black and white only)
  • Music Library (black and white only) 
Mobile Printing Instructions
  1. Save file(s) to your device and then close
  2. Select link to Mobile Printing from University Libraries website
  3. Login with your network username and password
  4. Upload the file(s) you want to print
  5. Select checkbox next to file and use options at bottom of page for color printing, double sided or multiple copies
  6. When pages and cost are listed correctly, visit a print release station within 24 hours
Printing from Library Computers
  1. Open file, preferably in the relevant program (ex. Word, Adobe Reader) instead of browser or email
  2. Choose File and then Print
  3. Default is B&W Queue (change printer to Color Queue if needed)
  4. Enter your network username when prompted (do not include @email.sc.edu)
  5. Login to print release station with network username and password, swipe CarolinaCard and print

Scanning

Scanner Locations

  • Cooper Technology Lounge, Level 5, Thomas Cooper Library —
    students, faculty and staff only
  • Government Information and Maps, Level 5, Thomas Cooper Library —
    large format scanners
  • Main Level, Thomas Cooper Library (scan to flash drive only) —
    free but requires CarolinaCard to activate machine
  • Music Library — Available to USC affiliates and visitors

Copying

Photocopiers are located on the Main Level of Thomas Cooper Library, in Government Information and Maps on Level 5 of Thomas Cooper Library, and in the Music Library.

Photocopies are black and white only and cost $0.10 per page. CarolinaCash or visitor print card required. For color copying, contact Quick Copy at Russell House.