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Remote Public Printing Details

This printing service is provided for free, but is limited to only 10 pages per patron per day. The document will be printed in black and white and single sided on basic 8.5" x 11" copy paper. If your request includes more than 10 pages, only the first ten pages will be printed.

You can pick up your print job from any open location. Please allow at least 24 hours before coming to pick up your print job at Boston Public Library's Central Library in Copley Square at 700 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116. If you select a location other than the Central Library, please allow for up to 72 hours for your print job to be ready for pickup.

Please check the hours before coming in either online ( or by calling 617-536-5400. Please pick up your request within 14 days.

Please also note that the request you submit cannot be kept completely private as staff will be able to view the documents as they process each request. Please do not include personal information (SSN, Credit Card Number, Bank Information, etc) in the print requests. Print requests must comply with the Internet Use Procedures and Guidelines:

Please complete the form below. 
1. Contact Information

Please provide contact information so we can follow up with you if we have any questions and also appropriately identify this document as belonging to you after it is printed.
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4. Upload or Link to Document?

Would you like to upload a document for us to print or is the item you would like printed publicly available on the web?
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5. Print Document(s)

Please upload any document(s) you would like printed. You can upload up to ten files, each with a file size less than 10MB. The following file types are permitted: png, gif, jpg, jpeg, doc, xls, docx, xlsx, pdf, txt. 

Free printing is limited to ten pages per patron per day.
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