Public Computers

The library has computers available for use by the public. Patrons can use the computer for 90 minutes per day. Albert Lea card holders can log in to the computer with their library card number and pin. Individuals in Albert Lea for the day can receive a guest pass to use the computer. 

There are 10 computers in the Information Library available for use by patrons 16 years old and above. The Children’s Library has 8 computers. The Teen Area on the 3rd floor has 2 computers. 


Black and white printouts from the computers are $0.10 per page.

WiFi Access

The library has free Wi-Fi internet available throughout City Hall. 


The library has a black and white photocopier available for the public in the Information Library. Photocopies are $0.10/page for black and white and $0.25/page for color. 

Projector for Rent

The library has a video projector available for check-out for professional use (meetings, presentations, etc.) by patrons. The check out period is 3 days. The projector can be reserved in advance and will be held for two hours after the scheduled pick up time.

The projector is equipped with VGA, HDMI and USB connectors.

Remote Printing

The library has color remote printing available for patrons. Prints through this service are $0.10/page for black and white and $0.25/page for color. Prints can be sent from anywhere using the instructions below.

1). Send an email with the file(s) you want to print.

Send an email from anywhere to with file(s) you want to print added as attachments.

Most common file types will print:  Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint,  PDF,  Photos and Email body text.

2). Get your release code.

You will receive an email with a release code that is good for 1 week.

3). Go to the copy machine on the second floor to release your prints.

Printouts must be paid for with cash.