Our patron printing service allows you to print from your own personal device (computer, laptop, smartphone or tablet), whether you are in the Library or the comfort of your own home.  No need to install printer drivers or to connect to our network.  Simply follow the directions below, then come to the print release station in the Library no later than 15 minutes before closing to pay for and retrieve your document.  Printing is $.15 per page for black & white and $.25 per page for color.

Thumbnail of the printing options handout

Select your personal device for printing instructions:

Printing from your laptop or PC
Printing an email message or attachment
Printing from your handheld device

 

How to print from your laptop or PC:
  1. Go to  the Library’s MobilePrint Service page.
  2. Select your printer: Black and White, or Color.
  3. Enter your email address.   It will be used to identify your print job.
  4. Browse your device to find and select the file (document, photo or other printable file) you wish to print.  You can also print a website page by entering its URL (web address. Note:  At the Print Release Station in the library, you will not be able to change the printer, edit your document or print portions of the document.  Be sure to send only the pages you want printed.
  5. Click the green printer icon.
  6. A confirmation number will display when your print job is processed.
  7. Repeat for every file you want to print.
  8. Come to the Library to retrieve your print job(s).  At the Printing Station located next to the Computer Help Desk, click Release a Print Job.
  9. Enter the email address used to send the print job.
  10. Select the print job(s) to print. Click Print at the top left corner of the page. Insert money into the coin/bill box and press OK. Pick up your print job from printer.

 

How to print an email message or attachment:

To print an email message or attachment, simply send or forward your email to:
Black and White:
obpl-library-bw@printspots.com
Color:
obpl-library-color@printspots.com

Print and retrieve your documents at the Self Service Print Kiosk.

 

How to print from a handheld device (such as a smart phone or tablet):
Install and configure the free PrinterOn mobile app:
  1. Open the PrinterOn app.
  2. Tap No printer selected.
  3. Tap Search.  Enter Old Bridge Public Library.
  4. Tap on the printer you wish to send your job to – Black and White, or Color. (You may save your printer choice by tapping on the “i” icon to the right of your selection, then tapping the star icon.)
To print from your handheld device:
  1. Select the type of file you want to print.  For a website, enter the URL (website address).
  2. Select which printer you wish to print to – Black and White, or Color.
  3. Click the print icon in the upper right corner.
  4. Enter your email address.   It will be used to identify your print job.
  5. You will receive a notice that the job started, and shortly after another message stating Job Success.
  6. Come to the Library no later than 15 minutes before closing to retrieve your print job.
  7. At the Printing Station, click on Release a Print Job.
  8. Enter the email address used to send the print job.
  9. Select the print job(s) to print.
  10. Click Print at the top left corner of the page.
  11. Insert money into the coin/bill box and press OK.
  12. Pick up your print job from printer.