Computers and Internet Information and Policy for Children
Children's Computer Lab Information
The Children's Library provides computers with Internet access, basic Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access, educational databases and learning games.
- Access is free for children under 18 and limited to 1 hour per day.
- Internet access for children in the Library is filtered to limit access to inappropriate and some gaming sites.
- Printing is also available in Children's: 15 cents per page for black and white; 50 cents for color laser printing and photocopying from the Computer Lab.
- All labs close 15 minutes before the Library's closing time.
- Free Wi-Fi is also available for laptop users. To access from the Children's area wireless choose SSID: "kids"
Children's Computer Use Policy
- I agree to limit my computer use to one hour a day.
- I must be prepared to save my work to a disk.
- I agree to keep track of my time by looking in the right corner of the screen.
- I agree to view and display only sites appropriate in a public library.