Computers / Wi-Fi

Desktop Computers
  • Desktop computers are available to CPL cardholders for two 45-minute sessions each day 
  • Computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • At the Main Library Branch CPL has nine Windows desktops available on the first floor for adults and two Mac desktops available in the Teen Zone for young adults
  • CPL has two guest computers for non-cardholders available for 30-minute sessions at the Main Library    
  • There are eight desktop computers in the Children's Room of the Main Branch that can be used by children's cards
  • All computers are networked to a coin-operated laser printer (15 cents per page for black and white prints, 50 cents per page for color prints)
  • Please bring your own headphones if you plan to listen to audio online.  You may also purchase earbuds ($2) at the service desk
  • CPL has one desktop computer and one laptop at the Penacook Branch (available for a 30-minute session, unless nobody is waiting)
  • CPL has ten Chromebook laptops at the Heights Branch which can be checked out for 2 hours at a time and renewed once

  • 12 Chromebooks (small internet-only laptops) are available to use at the Main Library Branch.  They can be checked out for 2 hours at a time and renewed once
  • Chromebooks are available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Wireless printing is available with the Chromebooks
  • Mice are available 
  • Patrons must sign a Chromebook agreement before their first use of the technology

Free Wi-Fi
  • Wifi is available at the Main Library (throughout the entire building), at the Heights Branch and at the Penacook Branch
  • No registration or password is required
  • Power outlets are available at various spots in the library, including the study rooms 
  • Wireless printing is available

Wireless Printing
  • Wireless printing is available at the main library
  • Users can print from email, saved documents or web pages
  • Wireless printing is available for many devices, including laptops, tablets and personal phones
  • Ask at the Service Desk for more information