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3D Printing/Makerspace

Our makerspace is currently closed to the public, but we still want to provide any services we can. Below is a list of what's currently available in the makerspace. If you need to make a reservation or have any further questions, contact Justin. 

Currently Available (BY RESERVATION ONLY):

  • 3D Printer: Makerbot Replicator (5th Gen)
  • Apple iMac 

Currently Unavailable:

  • 3D Scanner: MakerBot Digitizer
  • Green screen
  • Lighting kit
  • Silhouette cutter
  • High-resolution scanner
  • Adobe Creative Suite 6
  • Digital camera
  • Digital video camera
  • X-acto knife set

To reserve the Makerspace or learn more about any of the technology in the Makerspace, contact:

Justin Morrison
(205) 445-1103

Tech Tips and Guides

An Updated Computer Buying Guide.

An Updated Laptop Buying Guide.

A Beginner's Guide to Zoom.

Technology Assistance?

We can’t offer in person tech help at this time, but we still want to help any way we can. If you have any kind of technology problems or questions, feel free to contact Justin at or 205-445-1103. If possible, we can schedule a virtual call through Zoom to troubleshoot any tech issues you may have.

Public Use Computers 

We have five desktop computers for public use with a one hour time limit. Ask a staff member at the reference desk for help logging in. 

We also have two public computers with a 30 minute time limit for quick tasks (email, printing, etc..)

Standard software includes: Office 2013 Suite, Chrome, Firefox, Adobe Reader, Ancestry, Morningstar Funds, Internet Explorer.


We have two iMacs in the Makerspace available for reservation if you need access to Apple or Adobe software. Contact Justin at 205-445-1103 or to make a reservation. 

Public Wireless Internet

We provide complimentary high speed wireless internet access. Please review our Wireless Use Policy if you have questions about security or privacy on our public wireless network.

Occasionally during peak times, we cannot allow music and video streaming. 

Online Test Proctoring (Currently Unavailable)

We charge a $20 fee for online test proctoring. To schedule an appointment, contact Justin at (205) 445-1103 or email


  • Color printing/copying (50 cents per page)
  • B/W printing/copying (15 cents per page).
  • Scanning (5 cents per page).

Wireless Printing (Currently Unavailable)

Wireless printing is available through SmartAlec. Just look for this icon here and on our homepage.

You'll need to sign up for a library card, but then you can print from anywhere. 

Instructions are available below:

Please refer to the Public Computer FAQ for details on how to pick up your printout.

Scanning (Currently Unavailable)

High-resolution scanning to email is available for $.05/page on the public copiers.

Digital Resources