The news site of Hinsdale Central High School

Devils' Advocate

  • April 5Follow us on Instagram and Twitter! @hcdevilsadvo

  • May 23Add us on Snapchat! @devils_advo

Library opens printing station

Patrick Foley

Patrick Foley

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






As students’ needs change with advancing technology, the library makes changes too. The library is offering new services, including a printing computer station and file conversion assistance.

For students with printer problems or just in need of printing a paper on-the-go, the library set up a Print and Go Express computer center. “Students have been requesting a quick way to print documents during the passing period—a computer work station where you don’t have to wait three to four minutes for the network to log you in and load your desktop,” said Library Director Mrs. Kathy Krepps.

In order to uphold the values of “print and go,” students should bring their assignments on flash drives. “The entire process takes less than a minute,” Krepps said, as long as students have the flash drive prepared.

The computer is located in Library North. Upon entering the main doors of the library, turn right immediately, and it is the last computer at the end of its row against the wall.

Librarians can also help students convert files from their flash drives. “While it is each student’s responsibility to save their school documents in a PC-friendly format, mistakes happen,” Krepps said.

Students with Mac computers may have difficulty saving iWorks documents to PC Microsoft Word at school. “Results from this year’s freshman survey indicate that 56 percent use Macs for their schoolwork,” Krepps said. The survey showed that this number has increased from 51 percent last year.

With these new services available, students can start the year off right by going to the library instead of enduring printer issues or software incompatibility problems.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment




*

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Library opens printing station

    Gallery

    Parents attend school with students

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Upper Room Christian Club attends Live Original tour

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Fall assembly recognizes State winners

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Seniors sign letters of commitment

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Juniors apply to National Honor Society

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Tell Your Story prompt announced

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Clubs partake in Halloween festivities

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Band and choir travel to New York

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Peer Leadership hosts end-of-quarter Spikeball tournament

  • Library opens printing station

    News

    Mr. Hinsdale to take place in December

The news site of Hinsdale Central High School
Library opens printing station