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Computer and WiFi access in libraries

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  1. Using computers
  2. Acceptable use policy
  1. WiFi and WiFi printing

WiFi and WiFi printing

Wifi printing
Cllr Kershaw tests out library Wi-Fi


All Coventry Libraries have free unlimited WiFi access, provided by Arts Council England.

What you need to connect

  • A wireless enabled (Wi-Fi 802.11b or 802.11g) device. This could be a laptop or tablet and may already have WiFi built in. If not, you can buy a WiFi card or USB dongle from most major computer stores.
  • A web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari) installed on your laptop or tablet. You can use any standard internet ready browser or any operating system.

How to get connected

  • Select 'Library Guest Wireless' in your network settings
  • Once on the log-in page, scroll down and type in your email address and click accept to connect.

Please note that your connection time may be limited and that download limits may also be in place. You may also be disconnected at any time without notice by library staff.

By using the Library's WiFi you agree to keep to the Terms and Conditions or Acceptable Use Policy, these can be viewed online during your connection.

WiFi printing at Central Library (only)

Send print outs from any location, from any device direct to Central Library using a Gmail account.

To add Central Library's printer visit:

WiFi printing is also available through the Google drive application on iOS and Android.

Please remember

Please read the full guidance notes.

Central Library


Tel: 024 7683 2314

Fax: 024 7622 0465

Central Library
Smithford Way

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