Library Gear is our public access computer and printer software.
Public Use Computers
If you have a library card, just sit down at one of the computers and login using your number. If you don’t have a library card or have any trouble, please see a staff member at the reference or circulation desk.
Printing From Your Device
Printing service is available through Library Gear that lets you print from your own laptop, tablet or phone. You need to be connected to the charlotte-library WiFi network within the library to be able to print to Library Gear.
On a windows PC,
- Select the Start button, then select Settings > Devices > Printers & scanners.
- Select Add a printer or scanner. Wait for it to find nearby printers, then choose “Library Gear”, and select Add device.
- First, make sure your print services feature is enabled in settings. Most newer devices have this enabled by default.
- Click the “print” button in your app. Select “Library Gear” from the dropdown list of available printers.
If you have difficulty printing from your device, please see a staff member.