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Printing & Photocopy Policy

Public self-service printers and photocopiers are available in all libraries.

Photocopying Costs: If using cash, the price per side is $.10 which includes sales tax. The price per side when using PennCash is $.08 which includes sales tax.

Computer Printing Costs: $ .07 single sided b&w, $ .10 duplex b&w, $ .28 color. A PennCard or a Guest Copy card may be used. There is no cash option for printing.

University departments may charge photocopying and printing to their budgets by using special departmental cards.

There are currently no color photocopy machines in the library. There are computers with scanners in the following locations. In all locations those computers can send output to color printers for $0.28/page.

  • Biomedical Library
  • Fine Arts Library
  • Moelis Computer Lab (on the east side of the first floor of Van Pelt Library)
  • Vitale Digital Media Lab (in the Weigle Information Commons, on the west side of the first floor of Van Pelt Library) *
* In the Digital Media Lab, the scanners can be plugged into any workstation. All workstations are able to print to the color printer.

Visit the Libraries page for location information and phone numbers of individual libraries.

For more information, contact Suzanne Matarese at