Copier & Fax Services

Color copier: $.50 / copy

  • perform full-color copying (up to 11" x 17")
  • enlarge and reduce
  • print photos in JPG format from media (USB drives or memory cards)
  • the library does not offer discounted rates for large quantities of copies

Black & White Copier: $.10 / copy

  • easy-to-use reduce and enlarge capabilities
  • high-temperature transparency sheets available for $.50 (you may not use your own transparency sheets)
  • automatic paper handling at letter (8.5" x 11") or legal (8.5" x 14") size
  • bypass feed handling up to 11" x 17" - ask at the desk for assistance with this size
  • we do not offer discounted rates for large quantities of copies

Color Scanner: free

  • scan documents or photos to a USB drive or memory card in JPG or PDF format
  • scanner feature is part of the color copier - ask staff for assistance

Proceeds from copier usage benefit the Friends of the Library.

FAX Machine

  • $1.00 / page for outgoing FAX transmissions
  • the library does not receive incoming FAX transmissions for the public (all received FAX documents that are not related to library business are immediately recycled)

Microfilm reader / printer ($.15 / page)

  • located in the genealogy and local history area
  • library staff members are usually available to instruct users with basic machine operation and printing
  • main microfilm collection includes Ripon newspapers dating to the 1800's including:
    • Ripon Times: 10/30/1857 - 4/17/1863
    • Ripon Herald: 12/21/1853 - 7/28/1855
    • Ripon News: 12/14/1898 - 5/27/1899
    • Ripon Star: 3/31/1857 - 6/25/1862 (not 58-60)
    • Ripon Press: 1875 - 1944
    • Ripon Commonwealth: 1864 - 1968
    • Ripon Commonwealth-Press: 1965 - present