Printing and colour copying use the PaperCut system. See the IT Services printing information page or ask at the Library IT Services for further assistance. Whenever you are copying or printing, make sure you follow copyright regulations.

Please note: The Library has no cash on the premises and we are unable to make change.

Printing/Copying Costs

A PaperCut pay station is available inside the Library printer area. You can send a print job to the printers, then add money to your account and log in to release your job. 

B & W



double-sided (duplex)


double-sided (duplex)

 8 cents/page

7 cents/side

50 cents/page

45 cents/side


The library has 3 b&w and 2 colour laser printers available to use.

For other printing labs on campus, visit the IT Services information page.

Wireless Printing

Wireless printing is available on campus. Visit the IT Services Wifi Printing page to find out how.

Photocopying and Scanning

All printers in the library also serve as colour/B&W photocopiers and scanners. All Library photocopiers operate on the PaperCut system. To copy or scan, simply log in to the machine with your CapU username (firstnamelastname; ex. janesmith) and password. You must have money on your PaperCut account - add more at the PaperCut pay station, located in the printer area of the Library. Scanning is free.


The Capilano Students' Union offers faxing services for students in the CSU Library Lounge (LB195). There is no fax machine in the Library, but you can scan and email documents.