Printing

Printers are available for all patrons. Each black and white page impression costs 6 cents.  The cost is deducted from your GoCard or from a Georgetown University Debit Card.

Color printing is available on the Xerox copier/printer in the Loewinger Lounge of the Oakley Reading Room. Each color page impression costs 20 cents. Select the “GU Color Printing” option when the print job is sent. If pages sent to be printed are both color and black and white, only the color pages will be charged the higher rate of 20 cents, others will be charged at 6 cents.

Instructions on how to send and retrieve print jobs can be found by each print station.  Complete instructions on using the public printers are provided by the Law Center Information Systems & Technology (IST) Department.

Printer Locations

  • Williams Library: Reading Room in the Loewinger Lounge, 3rd and 4th Floor West, 4th Floor copy room 425, and 5th Floor West.

GU Guest Debit Cards may be purchased at a GoCard Deposit Station for $1.  Money can be added to the cards at these same stations using $1, $5, $10, & $20 bills, but no change is given. Members of the Georgetown Community can add money to GoCards online. GoCard Deposit Stations are located at:

  • 2nd Floor Telephone Room, Lobby of Williams Library
  • Cafeteria entrance, McDonough 1st Floor
  • Sport and Fitness Center entrance

For limited printing assistance, visit the Circulation Desk. For all other issues contact the GU Customer Service Center by using the wall phone located near each Xerox copier/printer. A recording will be presented, please press 3 to be connected to a real person to report issues. Contact the IST Service Desk for technical assistance. For GoCard problems, visit the GoCard office (McDonough room 171), call 202-662-9915, or email gocard@law.georgetown.edu.

LexisNexis provides free printing from Lexis Advance to dedicated printers in Williams Room 435 and Hotung Room 4011.

Scanning

Self-service scanners are available free of charge for all Georgetown Law Library patrons. Scanned pages may be sent to any email address, and some machines also allow scans to be saved to a portable USB drive. Due to email size limits, large documents may have to be scanned black and white and/or in batches.

Scanner Locations

  • Williams Library: Reading Room in the Loewinger Lounge. Note: all photocopiers also have a scan feature. They are located in the Reading Room of the Loewinger Lounge, the 3rd and 4th Floor West, 4th Floor copy room 425, and 5th Floor West.

Photocopying

Photocopiers are available to all library patrons, but machines only accept Georgetown GoCards or Guest Debit Cards. Please see Printing above for information on purchasing a card. Copiers default to double-sided copies. Photocopies are 8 cents per impression/side.

Color copying is available on the Xerox copier/printer in the Loewinger Lounge of the Bob Oakley Reading Room. Each color page impression costs 20 cents. Select the “GU Color Printing” option when the copy job is sent. If pages sent to be copied are both color and black and white, only the color pages will be charged the higher rate of 20 cents, others will be copied at 6 cents.

Photocopier Locations

  • Williams Library: Reading Room in the Loewinger Lounge, 3rd and 4th Floor West, 4th Floor copy room 425, and 5th Floor West.

Office Supplies

We have some basic supplies to assist with photocopying, printing, and document preparation:

  • Typewriters
    Located on the first floor in the Media Center.
  • Staplers
    Available at all printer stations and at the Circulation and Reference Desks. A heavy-duty stapler is at the Circulation Desk.
  • Paper Cutter
    There is a paper cutter at the Circulation Desk. Don’t run with it!
  • Three-Hole Punch
    Available at all printer stations and at the Circulation and Reference Desks.
  • Pencil Sharpeners
    Available in the copier/scanner area in the Loewinger Lounge.