Other Library Services

  • Free WiFi and public PC access
  • Faxing 
    • Faxes cost a flat fee of $0.50, regardless of the number of pages.
    • We are not able to send international faxes. 
  • Printing and Photocopying 
    • Black & White prints and photocopies cost $0.20 per page. Color prints and photocopies cost $0.50 per page. 
    • Printing is free for students from kindergarten through college level!
  • Scanning 
    • Scanning documents to a USB drive or to email is a free service. 
  • Largest Civil War collection in Allegheny County

Experience Kits

Free access for four to the Heinz History Center and other local museums!

Learn more and reserve your museum passes!

RAD Pass

RAD Pass is an online ticket lending system that allows Allegheny County library cardholders ages 18+ to access free or discounted tickets to regional attractions, including museums, theaters, and concerts.

Learn more and reserve a RAD Pass here!

Caregiver Backpack

Our Caregiver Backpack is full of books, DVDs, brochures, and other resources for anyone acting as a nonprofessional family caregiver.

Call us at 412-276-3456 to reserve the backpack!

Wireless Hotspots

Carry the internet wherever you go! Check out a hotspot and connect your device for unlimited free internet access.

Call us at 412-276-3456 to reserve a hotspot!

rapid Readers

Rapid Readers

If you’re learning to read English, it can be hard to find short, easy books with interesting stories. Our Rapid Readers collection is perfect for teenagers and adults who are new English readers. Check them out!