PrinterOn Mobile Print Service

Print documents at the library from anywhere

   With our  MobilePrint Service™, you can use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library’s printers from anywhere. Simply submit documents for printing and come to the Ottawa Location to pick up your document.

How to print from a laptop or desktop computer at home or work:

  • Begin by visiting http://www.printeron.net/pcdl/ottawa
  • Select the printer and enter your email address.
  • Browse your computer to find and select the file you wish to print.
  • Click the green print icon (you will see the status of your print job and a reference number).
  • Visit the Circulation Desk in Ottawa and give the staff member the email address you gave for the print job

How to print from tablet or smartphone app:

  • Visit your device’s ‘store’ for apps, install and launch the PrinterOn App.
  • Click “No printer selected”.
  • Click “Search”. Search for PCDL
  • Find PCDL Ottawa Location and click either Black and White Printer or Color Printer and save.
  • To print:
    • Documents: when viewing the document, click in the upper right corner and upload the document to the PrinterOn App.
    • Photos from your phone: open the app, click on “photo” and select a photo to print.
    • Select the printer and click the print icon.
    • Enter an email address and click on the check mark (you will receive a notice that the job started, and shortly after another message stating “Job Success”).
  • Visit the Circulation Desk in Ottawa and give the staff member the email address you gave for the print job

 

How to use email to send something directly to library print system: