Computers and Printing

Computers at Burwood Library

Library members can book a computer, print, and scan.  You can also add credit to your Library card to allow for fast release of your printing and copying.

Each library member can use the public computers for up to two hours every day. This can be spread over more than one session.

Copying and Printing charges -  these charges are correct as of July 2024 but are subject to change:
Photocopying and printing charges – black/white A3 $0.40 
Photocopying and printing charges – black/white A4 $0.20 
Photocopying and printing charges – colour A3 $2.00 
Photocopying and printing charges – colour A4 $1.00


Book a PC

Library members can use our computers for up to two hours per day.  You can book a computer 1 day ahead.

Book a computer here 

Print and Collect

You can print from the PCs within the library, or send a print job from your computer or device remotely. The print job is then ready for you to release at the library.

Upload your printing here


Add Credit

Add credit to your library account to pay for printing, copying, or library charges. You can add credit at the library kiosk using coins, notes or a card. Or, you can top up your account online using a credit or EFTPOS card. Any unused credit is not refunded, but will remain on your account for future printing or copying.

Add credit online


Library members are able to borrow ChromeBooks to use within Burwood Library and Hub. The ChromeBooks can be used for printing, work or browsing the internet.



  • Library members aged 15 years+ with an unrestricted membership can borrow a ChromeBook to use within Burwood Library and Hub.
  • The ChromeBook will be issued to the borrower and a checkout slip provided.
  • No peripheral equipment(mouse, earphones, power cord, etc.) will be provided.
  • Holds cannot be placed on the ChromeBooks, and no renewal is allowed.
  • The ChromeBooks will be circulated on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • ChromeBooks must be borrowed and returned at the desk on the first floor of the library.
  • ChromeBooks must be returned at least 30 minutes before the library closes.
  • Borrowers will use the library’s public Wi-Fi network.
  • Borrowers should check the condition of the ChromeBook at the time of borrowing and upon return.
  • Borrowers are responsible for loss, damage, and theft of the laptop while in their possession.

For full terms and conditions click here(PDF, 1MB).

For information on how to use the ChromeBook click here(PDF, 639KB).

Photocopy / printing FAQ

How to scan and email a document - English version and Chinese version.

How to colour copy a card onto a single page.