Computers in the Library

RESERVING A FULL SERVICE COMPUTER

Available on a first come, first served basis.
To login:
  • Enter your library card # and PIN or guest pass. woman at computer
  • If all computers are in use, you may get in the queue at the waitlist computer.
    • Time: up to 3 hours. 
    • After the first hour, you may need to sign up to the waitlist if computers are busy.
      *Woodland Branch Library: After 30 minutes, you may need to sign up to the waitlist if computers are busy.

PRINTING

Black/White: $0.15 per page
Color: $0.20 per page

FULL SERVICE COMPUTERS

Every library has computer terminals with:
  • Privacy screens
  • DVD & CD drive (including Blu-Ray)
  • Internet access
    • Google Chrome
    • Internet Explorer
    • MS Edge 
  • Magnifier
  • Commercially produced filter, blocks sites that might be considered objectionable (optional)
    • After logging on, computer users have the option to turn on Trustwave's filtering software, which blocks sites that might be considered objectionable. Should you find a site blocked that should be reviewed, please let Trustwave know by filling out this form.

Programs installed:
  • Adobe Creative Suite
    • Acrobat
    • Animate
    • Dreamweaver
    • Illustrator
    • InDesign
    • Muse
    • Photoshop
    • Premier Pro
  • Calculator
  • Camtasia
  • CyberLink Media Suite
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Paint
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Microsoft Windows Media Player
  • Microsoft Word
  • Resume Deluxe WinWay
  • Snipping Tool
  • Ultimate Phonics

Full Service Computers require log in using your Santa Clara County Library District Card number and PIN.

Save files to a USB or email them to yourself. Files are deleted when your session ends.

CHILDREN’S COMPUTERS

  • For ages 14 and under
  • All computers in the children's area have Trustwave's filtering software, which blocks sites that might be considered objectionable. Should you find a site blocked that should be reviewed, please let Trustwave know by filling out this form
  • Visit Safe Kids.com for tips and information on online safety and civility.

ADA COMPUTERS

  • Available for the visually and hearing impaired.
  • Access to ZoomText, which offers screen magnification and screen reading.
    *To enable the screen reading function, please have your headphones connected before you open ZoomText.

CATALOG E-RESOURCES COMPUTERS

  • Access to research databases
  • Access to the Internet or to the Microsoft Office Suite applications is not available.

AWE Early Literacy Stations (ELS)

  • Available for kids ages 2–10.
  • Offers 50 educational software programs in the areas of music, science, math, history, geography, phonics and problem-solving.
  • Both Gilroy Library and Morgan Hill Library also offer the literacy station’s bilingual edition, with programs available in English and Spanish.