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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:

  • Computer 
  • 46" Flat Panel Screen with Web Camera
  • Skype
  • Microsoft Office 2010
  • Business Plan Pro
  • Sales & Marketing Pro

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 renting these and other meeting 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 Reference Services at 630-584-0076 ext. 1 to reserve the following equipment:


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

Items are available to St. Charles Public Library cardholders in good standing.

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. 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.