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2022-7-22: There is a known issue with anywhere access to Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater resource. We are working with the publishers to get access fixed as soon as possible.

Printing, copying, and scanning

Printing

Black and white and colour printing are available from all library computers. Students can use their WatCard to print. You will need to have funds available on your card. You can add money to your WatCard account online or at the Circulation desk.

Faculty, staff and community borrowers (this includes research and visiting scholars) can print using a W Print guest card. You will need to create an account in W Print and purchase a W Print guest card. The W Print guest cards are sold at the Circulation desk in denominations of $2, $5, and $10.

Copying

Library self-serve photocopiers and scanners are operated by using your WatCard. You will need to have funds available on your card. Add money to your WatCard account online or at the circulation desk.

If you do not have a WatCard, you may purchase a guest copy card from the Circulation desk for $1.15 that expires after one year.

Scanning

All library self-serve photocopiers have scanning option. You may either scan documents to a USB or to your University of Waterloo email.

Cost for scanning is $0.02 per page.