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Printing is available in the Library via the Pharos printing system. Users may print from all public access workstations in the Main Library; and the Law, Medical and Science Branches.


  • Main Library - MERIC, Overnight Reading Room, Postgraduate Learning Commons
  • Law Branch Library -
  • Medical Library - MERIC
  • Science Library - MERIC, Postgraduate Learning Commons

            Note:- Print stations control printers only for the Branch in which they are located.

    Accounts may be credited as follows:

    • Main Library - Reprographic Services Unit (RESU)  9:00 am -  10:00 pm and at the Circulations Desk when RESU is closed. 
    • Law, Science & Medical Branches  - Circulations Desk 9:00 am - 5:45 am the following day.

      Printing Procedures

          • Send document for printing using the application’s print functions.
          • At the prompt, enter Pharos account number. This is a 10 digit number ("20" and followed by your 8-digit student or staff ID, where applicable).  (This is the same number that is used to access workstations controlled by the Pharos Signup System.
          • The document will be queued for printing, and will remain queued for up to three hours, after this time it is automatically deleted.
          • When ready to receive the printed document, go to the designated print station for the workstation and log on using pharos account number and password.
          • A list of the documents sent for printing as well as the balance in the print account will be shown.
          • Select and print the document, at which point, the cost of printing will be deducted from your account.

            Costs of Printing

          • Black and white  - $ 5.00 per page
          • Colour                 - $35.00 per page (available only in the Main Library from 9:00am - 9:30pm.)

                 Please note: a minimum payment of $50.00 must be made.


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