Computers, Wi-Fi, Printing and Photocopying

The Gawler Public Library, with State Government support, provides free public internet access to the community via Public Access Computers and Wi-Fi.

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There are eight public access computers available at the Gawler Civic Centre, and six available at the Evanston Gardens Library. All computers have internet access, word-processing and printing facilities.

Conditions apply to computer and Wi-Fi use, and charges are made for printing. You can view our Internet Access Conditions of Use here.

You must have a current Library Membership card to use the public computers, or provide valid ID for a temporary guest pass.

The public access computers can be booked in advance, however this is not a requirement, simply come in, find one not in use and login with your library barcode number and your PIN.


If you do wish to make a booking, you can do so by calling the Gawler Civic Centre Library on (08) 8522 9213 or the Evanston Gardens Library on (08) 8522 0123.

The Gawler Public Library offers Free Wi-Fi to registered Public Library members, with a 1GB daily download limit. To gain access, all you need is a Library Membership Card and a Wi-Fi compatible device. Printing is not currently possible from wireless devices in the library.

Most Laptops and Mobile Devices are set up for wireless access, your device should automatically detect the Public-Library-RF network. Once your device has detected Public-Library-RF connect with the password: PublicLibrary (Capital P Capital L). You will be prompted to enter your library membership number and PIN.

If you do not have a library card or password, please see the library staff and they will assist you.

Please be advised that use of the wireless system is conditional upon your agreement to the Public Libraries' Internet Policy, Terms and Conditions of Use which can be viewed here Internet Acceptable Use For Library Customers Please note that you may use your library membership card at any participating public library in South Australia. Wireless Access Limits and times may vary between libraries. When accessing wireless from an alternate South Australian Public Library, wireless users will adopt the access limits and times of that library.

Both Libraries have a coin-operated colour photocopier.
Costs:

  • 30 cents for a black and white copy
  • $2 for A4 size colour copy
  • $3 for A3 size colour copy

You can pay by coin or EFTPOS.
Free scanning to your USB is available.

Please note you will need a valid email address to print using our wireless printing system.

To print from your device, you will first need to install the PrinterOn app.

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To setup the app for your smartphone or tablet:
Install and launch the PrinterOn app
Click No Printer Selected
Click Search
Search for Gawler – this will show printers at both the Gawler and Evanston Gardens Libraries
Select your preferred default printer (e.g A4 black and white, A3 colour). This can be changed at any time.

To print from the PrinterOn app:
Open the PrinterOn app.
There are four options for printing; Documents, Email, Photos and Web.
Documents – click on Documents and select Locations to choose the document to print
Email – click on Email and select your email account. For first time use, use the plus sign (+) , select your email provider and enter the requested details
Photos – click on Photos and select a photo to print
Web – enter URL and click Go

Select the printer and click the printer icon in the top right hand corner
Click Print
Enter your email address and click on the tick in the right top hand corner  You will receive a notification that the print job has started  Shortly after, you will receive another notification stating that the print job has been successful  The print job has been sent to the library.
At the library, go to the Print Release Kiosk, and select Release a Print Job
Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job
Pay for your printing using cash or card, and your print job will be printed

To print from a laptop, or a desktop computer, anywhere:

Select the preferred printer and enter your email address
Click on Browse to search your computer, and select the file that you wish to print Click on the grey forward arrow
Select the number of copies or pages for your print job
Click on the grey forward arrow
Click on the green print icon
The print job will be sent to the library, and you will see the status of your print job and a reference number on the screen:  At the library, go to the Print Release Kiosk, and select Release a Print Job
Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job
Pay for your printing using cash or card, and your print job will be printed.

To email something directly to the library print system:

Note – this will print the email you send, not the attachments. If you want to print email attachments, or other files (such as documents or photos saved on your device), you will need to install the PrinterOn app.
Email from any device, directly to the library’s print system at either branch.

Gawler Civic Centre Library
Black and white A4 gawler-public-library-a4-bw-single-sided@printspots.com gawler-public-library-a4-bw-double-sided@printspots.com
Black and white A3 gawler-public-library-a3-bw-single-sided@printspots.com gawler-public-library-a3-bw-double-sided@printspots.com
Colour A4 gawler-public-library-a4-col-single-sided@printspots.com gawler-public-library-a4-col-double-sided@printspots.com
Colour A3 gawler-public-library-a3-col-single-sided@printspots.com gawler-public-library-a3-col-double-sided@printspots.com

Evanston Gardens Library
Black and white A4 evanston-gardens-a4-bw-single-sided@printspots.com evanston-gardens-a4-bw-double-sided@printspots.com
Black and white A3 evanston-gardens-a3-bw-single-sided@printspots.com evanston-gardens-a3-bw-double-sided@printspots.com
Colour A4 evanston-gardens-a4-col-single-sided@printspots.com evanston-gardens-a4-col-double-sided@printspots.com
Colour A3 evanston-gardens-a3-col-single-sided@printspots.com evanston-gardens-a3-col-double-sided@printspots.com

At the library, go to the Print Release Kiosk, and select Release a Print Job
Enter the email address you emailed from and select your print job
Pay for your printing using cash or card, and your print job will be printed.


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