Copier & Fax Services

Color copier: $.50 / copy

  • perform full-color copying (up to 11" x 17")
  • enlarge and reduce
  • 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

Proceeds from copier usage benefit the Friends of the Library.

Document Scanning

  • Library staff can scan documents onto a flash drive that you provide. This service is by appointment only. Please call ahead to ensure that the appropriate library staff member(s) will be available when you come in. Generally, this service is available between the hours of 9-11 am and 2-5 pm.
  • There is no charge for this service.

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 software usage 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