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Home >> Print Services >> Copy, Fax, Scan

Library Print Services maintains and repairs the Library's copy machines; microfiche and film printers; and the bill change machines. We are located in the 24/7 Study Area and can be reached at (619) 594-3446.

What We Offer

Machine Usage Help

How to use copiers and SDSU Card machines

Colored Paper

Different colored paper besides white


Transparencies are $.50 for B/W and $0.85 for color


Remakes for bad copies

Poster Printing

See poster sizes and prices


Faxes are $.50 per page. We cannot send faxes internationally. Faxes can be sent to the Print Service Office for pick up. Our fax # is 619-594-8412


Patrons unable to make Print Services office hours may make an appointment by calling (619) 594-0632.

All the copiers require either an SDSUCard or a guest copy card. The cost for a single copy is 10 cents. All copiers have reduction, enlargement, and two-sided capabilities. The color copier, available in the 24/7 Study Area, costs $.35 per side.

Printing Price List


Locations of Copiers

Library Addition    
1st Floor: Research Services 1 black & white copier  
2nd Floor: 24/7 Study Area 1 black & white copier  
2nd Floor: Behind 24/7 Study Area Help Desk 1 black & white copier 1 color copier
Love Library  
1st Floor: Near Chicano Collection 1 black & white copier
2nd Floor: Library Computing Hub 1 black & white copier
4th Floor: Hallway (next to Honors Study Room LL-428) 1 black & white copier
5th Floor: Hallway (southwest corner near elevators) 1 black & white copier

Location of Scanners

The library has book-eye scanners. The book-eye scanners are overhead, allowing the user to easily flip pages. These scanners create PDFs which can be emailed or saved to a flash drive (recommended), and are not connected to computers. There is no charge for scanning at this time.

Library Addition  
1st Floor: Research Services 1 book-eye scanner
Love Library  
1st Floor: Near Chicano Collection (coming soon) 1 book-eye scanner
1st Floor: Special Collections & University Archives - for duplicating SCUA materials only. 1 book-eye scanner
2nd Floor: Student Computing Hub 1 book-eye scanner
3rd Floor: Student study space 1 book-eye scanner
4th Floor: By self-check out and copier 1 book-eye scanner
5th Floor: By the copier 1 book-eye scanner
Getting Started:
  1. Place item under the Book Eye
  2. Click “Scan” on the touch screen
  3. Continue this process until you have finished scanning what you need
  4. Click “Save to USB or send E-mail” on the touch screen and follow instructions on screen.
  5. If you want to save to USB, insert USB in the upper right hand corner of the machine, above the touch screen.

If you want to modify your scanned images hit the “Modify” tab located on the touch screen. From this screen you can do the following:

  • Change color
  • Change resolutions
  • Change orientation
  • Adjust brightness
  • Adjust contrast