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Mobile Printing

Mobile Printing

With our new MobilePrint Service™, you can use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library’s printers from anywhere.  Simply submit documents for printing and come to the library to release and pick up your document.

How to print from a laptop or desktop computer at home or work

  • Begin by visiting:  http://www.printeron.net/apl/albany-public-library 
  • Select the printer and enter your email address.
  • Browse your computer to find and select the file that you wish to print.
  • Click the green print icon (you will see the status of your print job and a reference number).
  • The print job will be sent to the library.
  • At the Self Service Station in the library, select “Release a Print Job”.
  • Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job.
  • Follow instructions to pay and release your printing.
  • Your print job will be printed!

How to print from the tablet or smartphone app

  • Install and launch the PrinterOn App from the Google Play or Apple App store.
  • Click “No printer selected”.
  • Click “Search”.  Search for “Albany Public Library”.

Find the printer that suits your needs. There are four to choose from:

  1. APL Albany Public Library –A4 Black and White Single Sided
  2. APL Albany Public Library –A3 Black and White Single Sided
  3. APL Albany Public Library –A4 Colour Single Sided
  4. APL Albany Public Library –A3 Colour Single Sided

To print:

  • Documents: when viewing the document, click in the upper right corner and upload the document to the PrinterOn App.
  • Photos from your phone: open the app, click on “photo” and select a photo to print.
  • Select the printer and click the print icon.
  • Enter an email address and click on the check mark (you will receive a notice that the job started, and shortly after another message stating “Job Success”).

The print job will be sent to the library.

  • At the Self Service Station in the library, select “Release a Print Job”.
  • Enter the email address you supplied and select your print job.
  • Follow instructions to pay and release your printing.