Technology

Free WiFi
Come into the library to use our free wireless on your laptop, smartphone or tablet. We also have netbooks to check out for use in the library.

Please view our Wireless Internet Access Policy (PDF) for more information.

Computer Classes
The Shrewsbury Library offers many different computer courses throughout the year. The class list and schedule for each season will be published in the season's newsletter. If there is a particular topic you would like to see offered, contact Michael or 508-842-0081 extension 4076.

We also offer general computer assistance via appointment.

Public Computers
  • The library has computer stations equipped with:
    • Adobe Creative Suite
    • Internet connections
    • Microsoft Office
    • Various media players
    To use one you will need to have your library card, and not owe too many fines.
  • The Shrewsbury Library now has netbooks (small laptop computers) and iPads available for our patrons. Just come in to the library with your library card and license and you can check out one for the day.
  • View our Internet Access and Safety Policy (PDF).
  • You may print from library owned computers at a cost of $0.15 per page, black and white only.
  • You may use USB flash drives.These, along with headphones, are available for purchase at the circulation desk.
Photocopier
The library has a black and white photocopier available for public use. The cost is $0.15 per page.

Accessibility
  • The library has a Vision Aid computer available which magnifies online content.
Online Research (Reference Databases)
The library subscribes to diverse online reference databases for your research and homework needs! View our reference and research page.

E-Books & E-Audio
For links to our e-content, including e-books, MP3s and e-audio, visit our e-content page. For help with downloads or devices, stop by the library or call the reference desk at 508-842-0081 extension 2.