Library Café Services


Image Scanning

The Library Cafe offers image scanning free of charge. Here are the guidelines for getting your images scanned:

  • Drop off your picture(s) anytime during staffed hours.
  • You must provide a floppy diskette (or set of diskettes) with your picture(s). Write your name and contact information on each disk.
  • Pick up your scanned pictures after 48 hours (2 days).
  • A picture ID must be presented for pick-up
  • All pictures will be saved in JPEG format.
  • No more than 5 pictures per request.
  • No pornography.
  • No resizing, cropping, or other requests for image editing.
  • No text or OCR scanning.
Printing at Library Cafe

For more information on printing click here.

Specialty Accommodations

The Library Cafe offers two ADA computer stations for the visually impaired. Both are equipped with:

  • Large monitors
  • Jaws
  • Dragon
  • Kuzweil 1000 - 3000
  • Zoom Text
  • HP scanner
  • Braille printer.

ADA computer users are expected to be trained in using their available features. For assistance please contact us in advance.

Student Laptop Loan Program

For more information on the Student Laptop Loan Program click here.

Wireless Computing

To be allowed to use the Laptop Service you must be a Brooklyn College student, and in addition you must be registered for the current semester. To get your laptop configured visit the West End Building (WEB), 1st Floor, call 1-718-951-5787 or visit

Wireless Computing (all floors) is available at specific locations throughout the library: see floor plans of the wireless network at the Brooklyn College Library and learn how to get started.

Once your laptop has been configured for WiFi you may print from your laptop in the library using this URL: To get your laptop configured, visit the West End Building (WEB), 1st Floor.