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Computers and Technology

Technology Appointments Available

Technology appointments are available to Niles-Maine cardholders Monday-Saturday.

To make an appointment, please fill out the form here or call the Digital Services department at 847-663-6606. A library staff member will follow up with you to confirm your appointment.



All computers have Internet access and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher).

Adult and Teen computers are located on the Lower Level.

Computers for young kids are located in KidSpace on the First Floor.



Free WiFi is available throughout the Library. Connect your mobile device by selecting the nileslibrary network, no password required. 

Print & Copy

Print and copy stations are located in the KidSpace, Commons, Lower Level, and Third Floor Reference areas. Print jobs sent from the library computers can be released at any station.

All copiers have the ability to print double-sided and oversize copies (legal and tabloid sizes).

Printing costs are:

  • Black/White: 10¢ per page
  • Color: 50¢ per page

Send print jobs to the printer from your laptop or tablet. Get started here!

Need to print something from your mobile device?

Print Direct via Email
B&W Printer:
Color Printer:

Scan & Fax

There are two SimpleScan stations located on the Lower Level and Third Floor. Instructions on the touch screen will guide you through the process.

The SimpleScan lets you:

  • Scan to USB
  • Scan to Email
  • Scan to Google Drive
  • Scan to Fax – there no charge to Fax.

Need additional help or have questions? Contact the Technology Desk located in the Lower Level at 847-663-6606 or send us an email at

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