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Can I print from my personal laptop or another device?

350 views   |   Last updated on Aug 30, 2014    Printing Print quota own device

Yes you can! Using KSC's print management system one can print to the Mason Library printers from your own person computer or from any computer outside of the library. Use this URL:   http://print.keene.edu which will open this log-in page: Enter your KSC NetID and your KSC password and click on Log in.   Click on Web Print on the left-hand menu:   Click on Submit a Job: When you click on Subm... read more


How do I print on the library public computers?
(Students, faculty, and patrons with valid KSC Net ID)

135 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing Print quota

Students, faculty, and patrons with a valid KSC NetID You may print up to 500 pages per semester from any of the machines in the lab or public access area. (Note: The public access machines in the periodicals section cost $.10 a page to print) First open your document and then proceed as follows: Step 1: Click 'Print'- usually found under File: Print. You will be presented with the following dial... read more


Can I download eBooks?

93 views   |   Last updated on Mar 05, 2014    Borrowing eBooks

Yes you can! Here are several ways you can read eBooks from Ebrary:   Online via browser such as Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Firefox. Online via the Ebrary Reader : http://site.ebrary.com/lib/anysite/download.action?null Download chapters – there is generally a 60 page limit. In many cases download the entire book in Adobe® Digital Editions format and read via the free software available here: ... read more


How do I access the Mason Library online Databases from Off-Campus?

91 views   |   Last updated on Oct 11, 2013   

Start by opening the Mason Library Homepage and click on the tab for Databases.       Then choose a subject         Then choose a database           Click on the database you want and then you will be taken to this login page       Enter your last name and your 7 or 14 digit bar-code and click on submit.  ... read more


For KSC faculty, staff and students - How do I log in to ILL/Interlibrary Loan to check my account?

75 views   |   Last updated on Jul 08, 2014    Interlibrary Loan ILLiad

Go to the Mason Library home page at http://www.keene.edu/academics/library.  Scroll down to find the link to Interlibrary Loan and click it.  That brings you to a description of the Interlibrary Loan service including a link for a request tutorial. To log in to your ILL account click one of the "request page" links . The first time you log in you will register. Only you can establish your IL... read more


How do I print envelopes with the MFP?

71 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing

At MFP – Loading envelopes in Tray 5 (Bypass tray) 1. Open the bypass tray by rotating it outward. 2. Load envelopes in the bypass tray with the flaps closed, flaps up, and flaps on the leading edge, toward the right.   3. Center the stack, then slide the guides until they are just touching the edges of the stack. 4. Gently slide envelopes in until the MFP beeps. 5. Verify the size, type, and co... read more


How do I print in the library?
(Patrons without a valid KSC Net ID)

70 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing

Patrons without a valid KSC NetID Patrons without an active KSC NetID may print for a fee of 10 cents per page. This service is only available on the publicly accessible machines near the periodicals section: Print to the Coin Operated Printer Using an application’s pull down menu select Print from File. Alternatively you may also use CTRL-P which will also bring up the Print menu. The Library’s... read more


How do I print labels from with the MFP?

70 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing

FIRST, at MFP: Place labels face down in Tray 5 (the bypass tray) or face up in drawer 1-4. Press in until MFP beeps. A message will appear on the MFP asking to confirm what is in Tray 5. Choose the following:Press CONFIRM Size >  8 ½ by 11 Type:  Scroll down and choose labels Color:  white   THEN, at your computer: From your document hit File (or Office button)  > Print > Properties Job Type... read more


Need help accessing my Interlibrary Loan (ILL) item

68 views   |   Last updated on Jul 08, 2014    Interlibrary Loan ILLiad

If you received an e-mail that your request has been received, look to see if it says to pick it up at Circulation (a loan) or if there is a link in the e-mail to retrieve your article.   A link might be broken up in the e-mail.   If it doesn't work by clicking, try pasting all of it into the address bar of your browser. You should get the login screen for Interlibrary Loan.   After logging in, ... read more


How do I use microfilm/microfiche/microforms?

66 views   |   Last updated on Jul 08, 2014    microfilm/microfiche/microform

In Mason Library, Microform room 119 there are detailed instructions for scanning and editing microforms. This is just an introduction. Author: Linda Madden ... read more


How do I print from the MFP? Secure print job

61 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing

Faculty/Staff Below are the instructions for a secure print job on the MFP. This FAQ includes a Word document with instructions for both a normal and secure print job on the MFP. Multifunction Printer: Secure print job Step 1: Click 'Print'- usually found under File: Print. You will be presented with the following dialog: Click Properties. Step 2: You will be presented with another dialogue box.... read more


How do I FAX from the MFP?

59 views   |   Last updated on Sep 19, 2013    Printing

FAX – “embedded FAX” goes right from the MFP to a receiving FAX machine. At Services Home, press the FAX button Using the number pad or keyboard display enter your 5-digit number code & press Enter on keyboard display Place single page face-down on glass or multiple sheets face-up on document feeder Enter FAX number including the following: “5” first If outside line needed. Add “1” If long distan... read more


How do I print in the library?

59 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing Print quota own device

There are many ways to print in the Mason Library. To print from a public access computer please read this guide: http://mason-library.ask.libraryh3lp.com/questions/3885 To print from a classroom computer or a library laptop: http://mason-library.ask.libraryh3lp.com/questions/6856 To print from your personal device: http://mason-library.ask.libraryh3lp.com/questions/6847 To print at the Coin Opera... read more


How do I play DVDs on the library loan laptops?

57 views   |   Last updated on Sep 19, 2013    Circulation Laptops

Use the program PowerDVD DX to view DVDs  and NOT Windows Media Player.... read more


How do I print from the MFP? Normal Print Job

55 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing

Faculty/Staff Below are the instructions for a normal (non-secure) print job on the MFP. This FAQ includes a Word document with instructions for both a normal and secure print job on the MFP.   Multifunction Printer: Normal print job Step 1: Click 'Print'- usually found under File: Print. You will be presented with the following dialog: Click OK. Step 2: You will be prompted for your User ID as ... read more


How do I make an Interlibrary Loan request?

55 views   |   Last updated on Aug 22, 2014    Interlibrary Loan ILLiad

Making an Interlibrary Loan Request? Students, Faculty, and Staff Instructions for finding an article and making an Interlibrary Loan (ILL) request. For this example we'll be using Mason Library's Databases to access Academic Search Complete and search the term "Monkeys". Step 1: Begin your search. Choose a database. Academic Search Complete is a good general starting point. Click A, then Academic... read more


Why can I not print?

54 views   |   Last updated on Aug 25, 2014    Printing

Initial troubleshooting Did you get the print menu that looks like this? (File/Print or Ctrl-P) Did you click Ok and get this log in prompt? Did you enter your NetID (not full e-mail address, everything before the @) and password?   Did you log in at the Print Release Station? Did you see your print job at the release station? Did you release your job by selecting it on the screen and then c... read more


How do I find a peer-reviewed journal article?

50 views   |   Last updated on Jan 29, 2014    article journal peer-reviewed

For more information on how to identify a peer-reviewed article and find one using our library resources, see this research guide: URL: http://libguides.keene.edu/findapeer-reviewedarticle... read more


How to I find a book in the library?

48 views   |   Last updated on Jul 08, 2014    book books catalog

For guidance on how to find a book in our catalog and locate it in the library, check out this research guide: URL: http://libguides.keene.edu/searchforabook... read more


How do I setup my Mac for Dual Display?

47 views   |   Last updated on Oct 07, 2013   

Start without having the VGA cable inserted into your Mac.Open System Preferences.Under View choose Displays.Click the Arrangement tab.Enable (check) "Mirror Displays" in the bottom-left corner.Set the screen resolution for the LCD (the Mac's built-in Display) first.Then plug in the VGA adapter that goes to the monitor and click on Detect Displays. Now set the screen resolution for the monitor. Ex... read more


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