Where to Print & Copy

How to Print and Copy

  • Main Library - Building 16
  • Curriculum Resources Centre (CRC) - Building 22

If copying, please refer to the copying guide.

How to print

All printing in the Library will default to double-sided.

Step 1: Make sure there is credit on your UOW ID Card or Casual Card

To add credit to your account, use the cashiers and EFTPOS kiosks located at

  • Print/Copy Room in the Main Library
  • Curriculum Resource Centre (CRC) in Building 22
  • Student Central Jupiter lab

OR, add credit online using secure funds transfer via

Your Account - Manage your Student Print and Copy Account Banner

Step 2: Send the document to the printer from a computer

  1. Choose print to open the 'Print' window.
  2. For black-and-white double-sided printing, click 'OK' button. For colour and/or single-sided printing, click 'Print Properties' and change the relevant settings and then click 'OK'.
  3. Click 'Print' to confirm. A 'Print Job Details' window will open.
  4. Enter your University SOLS login name or casual card number in the 'Please enter your University SOLS Login Name or Casual Card Number' input box.
  5. Click 'Print' button.  A 'Message about your print job' window will open.
  6. Check the details and cost of your print job.
  7. Click 'OK' button to continue printing.
  8. Go to any printer to process your print job. For colour printing, go to a printer labelled "Colour or Black & White".

Step 3: At the printer

  1. If the LED touch display screen is off (black), touch the screen or any button to turn the screen on.
  2. Press the 'Print Release' button on the printer LED touch display screen.
  3. Swipe your UOW ID card or Casual Card in the printer card reader.
  4. Enter your PIN.
  5. Press 'OK' on the printer LED touch display screen to verify.
  6. Select the job(s) you wish to print, and the screen will confirm your choices by displaying a tick beside each selected job.
  7. Press 'Print'.
  8. Press 'Yes' to continue.
  9. Press 'OK' to exit your account.
You will have 3 hours, from when you selected print, to go to any printer or printer/copier in the system to collect your job. After this time the job will be automatically deleted.
Last reviewed: 31 July, 2013