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Equipment & Services

Info Commons - on the main level for High school age and older

Technology Center - on the main level for SCPL cardholders in good standing - high school age and older.  Technology Center closes during scheduled classes. See the computer class calendar to plan your visit

Young Adult - on the upper level for high school age

Youth Services - on the lower level for infants, K-8 and adults

Internet, MS Office 2010, Scan and fax, Microfilm/fiche readers, magnifiers, Early Literacy Station, gaming iPads, PlayStation 4, Wii U, Xbox 360, typewriter, and a:

27” iMac Media Station. Two-hour limit while others are waiting.  Contact Computer Services - 630-584-0076 ext. 208 for availability.  Installed software:

  • Mac OS X Yosemite
  • Adobe Acrobat X Pro
  • Adobe After Effects CS 6
  • Adobe Audition CS 6
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS 5.5
  • Adobe Encore CS 6
  • Adobe Fireworks CS 5.1
  • Adobe Flash Professional CS 6
  • Adobe InDesign 5.5
  • Adobe Illustrator 6
  • Adobe Photoshop 6 Extended
  • Adobe Prelude CS 6
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CS 6
  • Adobe SpeedGrade CS 6
  • Final Cut Pro version X
  • LibreOffice 4
  • MS Word 2011
  • MS Excel 2011
  • MS PowerPoint 2011
  • GarageBand
  • iPhoto
  • iMovie

Study Rooms - on the upper level for middle school and older

Two study rooms equipped with:

  • Windows 7 computer 
  • 46" flat panel display 
  • Web cam with built in microphone
  • Skype
  • Microsoft Office 2010

Contact Circulation Services (630-584-0076 ext. 0) for availability. Non-St. Charles Public Library District residents’ pay a fee of $5.00 per hour. For more information about study rooms click here...

Computers & Equipment for Check Out

Click on a link below for availability or to place a hold:

Click the links below for current availability - contact Adult Services at 630-584-0076 ext. 1 to reserve the following equipment:

  • *Laptop 2
    • Windows 7
    • Office 2010
    • Adobe Acrobat X*
    • Business Plan Pro*
    • QuickBooks
    • Sales & Marketing Pro*
  • Laptop 3
    • Windows 10
    • Office 2016
    • Adobe Acrobat DC
    • Skype
    • Webcam
  • Laptop 4
    • OS X
    • Excel, PowerPoint, Word 2016
    • Final Cut Pro X
    • Skype
    • Webcam

Computers & Equipment may be checked out for up to one week.

Equipment must be checked out or returned at least 30 minutes before the Library closes.

*Items received via the Small Business Administration (SBA)/Illinois State Library’s Business and Libraries Grant 2011, are the property of the Illinois State Library on long-term loan to the St. Charles Public Library District and are available to any adult with a library card (including reciprocal borrowers). SBA's funding should not be construed as an endorsement of any products, opinions, or services. All SBA-funded projects are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.