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Equipment & Services

All areas have Internet & Microsoft Office 2016 using Windows10, and printing.

Public Computing - on the main level and study rooms for high school age and older. EZscan & fax station, copier, iMacs, microfilm reader, paper cutter and typewriter (by request). 

Young Adult - on the upper level for high school age. Two 55' gaming stations with Switch consoles.

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

3D Printing at the Library

27” iMac Media Stations. Installed software includes:

  • Mac OS Big Sur
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro DC
  • Audacity
  • Automator
  • FL Studio 20
  • GarageBand
  • Image Capture
  • iMovie
  • Keynote
  • MS Excel 
  • MS OneNote
  • MS PowerPoint 
  • MS Word
  • Magic mouse (available by request)
  • Numbers
  • Pages
  • Photos

Adobe Creative Cloud 2021:

  • After Effects 
  • Animate
  • Audition 
  • Bridge
  • Character Animator
  • Dimension
  • Dreamweaver 
  • Fuse (Beta)
  • Illustrator 
  • InCopy
  • InDesign
  • Lightroom
  • Lightroom Classic
  • Media Encoder
  • Photoshop 
  • Prelude 
  • Premiere Pro
  • Premiere Rush
  • XD

Study rooms are located on the main floor

All study rooms have large flat panel displays and white boards.  Bring your own device; connect wirelessly or via HDMI cable, or log into our Public Computing imageBOOK A STUDY ROOM

Computers & Equipment for Check Out

Computers & Equipment may be checked out for up to one week, unless noted otherwise.

Equipment may be checked out and returned at least 30 minutes before the Library closes.

Overdue fines are as follows:

  • $10.00 a day for Digital Projectors

Contact Adult Services at 630-584-0076 ext. 1 to reserve or borrow the digital projectors and projector screens. Your reservation is held through the first day of the reservation period. These 6 items are NOT eligible for auto-renewal but may be renewed once on the due date if no one is waiting.

Digital Projectors 

Projector Screens 

For the rest of our equipment that Checks Out…

Click on the links below for availability. SCPL cardholders may place a hold. This equipment is eligible for auto-renewal (2 days before the due date) - up to 5 times if there are no holds:

  • Digital Conversion Equipment:
  • Hotspot Limit 1 per household. T-Mobile Network’s Data Coverage Map – the library service only works in the United States.(S3-M)
  • Laptops (all have webcams)

       Chromebooks 11.5” touchscreens (S3-L)

       MacBook OS Monterey (F-R)

      • Excel, PowerPoint, Word 2016

VCR's  (F-R) 

Video game consoles & accessories

*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. These two items may be placed on hold or reserved by non-residents. 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.