Sherman Fairchild Library
8am - 12am
8am - 5pm
8am - 5pm
8am - 5pm
8:30am - 11:45am, 1pm - 4pm *
Phone: (626) 395-2704
Printing / Scanning
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The Caltech Library offers a number of printing, scanning, and copying options to its students, faculty, and staff.
Caltech Affiliates and library visitors are not able to print or copy but scanning may be available (see "Scanning" below).
For access to Web Print (to quickly print common file types) click here. Instructions can be found here. (Requires an access.caltech account.)
- SFL basement
- SFL 1st floor
- SFL 3rd floor
- Dabney 1st floor
- Geology main room
- Millikan 9th floor
The public printers in the libraries only print on plain paper in three sizes: 8 1/2 x 11", 8 1/2 x 14" and 11 x 17". If you have a printing request involving larger sized paper, special paper, or transparencies, or would like to charge the printing to a departmental account, please contact DocuServe at docuserve [at] library.caltech.edu or x6437.
The Geology library also has a large format (36" max) printer; contact Tony Diaz at tonyd [at] library.caltech.edu or x6699 for an appointment. Use of this printer is for map printing and scanning only. Please contact Graphic Resources for poster printing.
- SFL basement (Xerox MFP)
- SFL 1st floor (Epson flatbed, Xerox MFP, and KIC Bookeye 4 overhead)
- SFL 3rd floor (Xerox MFP)
- Millikan 9th floor (Xerox MFP)
- Millikan Basement (Xerox MFP)
- Dabney 1st floor (Xerox MFP)
- Cahill (Xerox MFP)
- Geology (Epson flatbed, Xerox MFP, OpticBook book-edge scanner, and HP large format scanner)
Caltech Affiliates: Standalone (USB) flatbed scanner available on SFL 1st floor for use with checkout MacBook Air or your own laptop.
Library Visitors: Please contact library AT caltech.edu to arrange for assistance.
- SFL basement*
- SFL 1st floor*
- SFL 3rd floor*
- Millikan 9th floor*
- Dabney 1st floor*
- Geology main room*
*access.caltech login required
Check your photocopying/printing balance
For departmental copying, please contact DocuServe (docuserve AT library.caltech.edu).