All San Mateo County Libraries with Express Service are now offering the following services:
- Reserve a Computer, opens a new window with Internet access and access to black and white or color printing.
- Reserve Equipment - Reserve a 3D printer, sewing machine, and other equipment.
- WiFi access and wireless printing.
- WiFi hotspots and WiFi hotspot/laptop combos to checkout.
- eReaders to checkout.
- Copy machines that can also scan images to a USB drive.
Broadband Internet Access at Home
San Mateo County Libraries is also proud to partner with the California Emerging Technology Fund, opens a new window, Hagar Services Coalition, opens a new window, and El Concilio of San Mateo County, opens a new window to allow for individuals and families, particularly those in lower incomes, to have access to reduced or free internet services. You can find out more on our blog post.
Computers & Technology FAQs
The computer does not automatically save your files. It is recommended you periodically save your files to an external USB drive. As a temporary location, files can be saved to the Downloads folder. Files will be erased when the computer restarts.
On a desktop computer you can erase your files with the Delete User Content shortcut.