Copying & Printing
My VSU 1Card doesn't work for printing, what should I do?
Is there a fee for printing in the library?
VSU students, staff and faculty receive a VSU 1Card print allocation. The VSU 1Card print allocation can be used to photocopy or print in the library. Remember to bring your VSU 1Card to swipe at the photocopier or printer as shown in these instructions. Color printing is available in the Internet Café and the Media Center.
Where do computers in the library print?The library has nine networked printers conveniently located in the public computer lab areas. Print jobs can be retrieved from any of these printers.
Are there any color printers in the library?The Media Center and Internet Café provide color printing.
The printer has a paper jam or produced a poor print, what should I do?Printer problems should be reported immediately to the nearest computer lab monitor or other library service point. Print job replacement is the only option for poor quality. Money will not be refunded, nor will funds be credited to a 1Card.
Are there alternatives to printing?Yes. Most files can be saved to a flash drive or CD-R or CD-RW. In many cases, the file, Word document, Excel spreadsheet, Powerpoint presentation or PDF (portable document file) can be sent as an email attachment to yourself.
Where can I photocopy library materials?All the library printers also function as copiers. Color copies can be made in the 1st floor Internet Cafe and the Media Center. Library patrons are responsible for complying with copyright laws when copying library materials. Please report photocopier equipment problems to the nearest library service point.
The photocopier has a paper jam or produced a poor copy, what should I do?The user is responsible for reporting the problem in a timely manner for photocopier job replacement. Any and all photocopying problems should be reported immediately to the nearest library sevrice point. Money will not be refunded, nor will funds be credited to a 1Card, however the job can be reprinted by staff.
Is color copying available?Color copying is available in the 1st floor Internet Cafe and the Media Center.
How do I make a color copy?Follow this tutorial.
I want to print or make a copy from the microfilm, is that possible?The 1st floor copy room has two digital microfilm scanners. Scanned microfilm can be saved to a flash drive or printed. This service is offered free of charge to Valdosta State University students, staff, and faculty.
How do I increase my balance to meet the needs of my academics?
To increase your print allocation, you will need to add a balance to your Flex account either through the 1Card Office or online through their Online Card Office web site.