Printing, Faxing, Copying, and Scanning Services

Printing, Faxing, Copying, and Scanning Services

GRPL offers free printing, faxing, copying, and scanning services at all library locations.
Stop by your favorite branch during open hours and visit our Customer Service desk to learn more. Services are free and limited to 50 pages per week. Double-sided printing is considered two pages.


Both black & white and color printing is available. Jobs are queued before printing so they can be previewed before incurring any costs.

You can print from your device in the library or from home using our print request form.

Faxing, Copying, and Scanning

To have your documents faxed, copied, or scanned, speak with a staff member at the Reference desk.

Public Computers

Learn more about public computers at the library.


  • Yes. All GRPL locations offer free WiFi. The library’s public WiFi network is called ‘GRPL_Public’. Visit a staff member if you need help logging on.

    Please note that The Grand Rapids Public Library reserves the right to terminate network connections in accordance with Library policies and Federal, State and local laws.

  • Yes. GRPL has public computers available at all locations. 

    To use a computer, you need a valid library card. Temporary guest passes are available for users who are visiting from out of town or don’t have a library card. Computer sessions are limited to 1 hour at all branch locations and 2 hours at the Main Library.

  • This service is for GRPL, KDL, and LLC patrons.

  • Find commonly used bus routes to each library location below.

  • Faxing, copying, & scanning services are currently free and are limited to 50 pages per week. After the first 50 pages, there is a fee of 15 cents for black and white and 50 cents for color copies/prints. Double-sided printing is considered two pages. If you have any questions, concerns, or feedback about the service please email or call 616.988.5400, option 2.

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