Printing, Copying and Scanning

Printing

Color and black & white printing is available in the library. Ferris students, faculty and staff use their MyFSU credentials to print. Patrons not affiliated with Ferris can create guest print accounts.

If you need assistance, contact Rodney Gardei.

  • Print type Fee per page
    Black & White $0.10
    Color $0.25
    For double-sided print jobs, each side is considered a page.
    1. Open the item you wish to print, and choose the program's Print option
    2. Type your MyFSU username and password in the box that pops up (the pop-up may take a moment, especially on Macs)
    3. Select the printer you want to print to (FLT_BLACK&WHITE or FLT_COLOR)
    4. At the print terminal, login with your MyFSU username and password, or your guest account credentials
    5. Select the document you want to print, and print it
    6. If you don't have enough funds on your print account, you will be prompted to add money to your account, which can be done at any print station on the first floor of FLITE
    • Ferris students, faculty, and staff can use their Ferris computing username and password to login to the print terminal or copy machines.
    • Patrons not affiliated with Ferris State University can create a print account. Ask at the Checkout Desk for assistance in setting up an account.
    • There is no fee to create the account.
    • No cash refunds. Only deposit the amount of cash you expect to use during your time at Ferris State University. The minimum amount is one dollar.

    Create a Guest Account

  • Set up your personal laptop to print to the public printers in FLITE using the directions for your operating system:

    Note: Printing is currently not supported for Chromebooks or Linux.


Copying

Copy machines are available in all public areas of FLITE. Some are coin operated and others use an account.

  • Paper Size Ink Fee per page
    8 1/2 x 11 Black $0.10
    8 1/2 x 14 Black $0.10
    11 x 17 Black $0.20
    8 1/2 x 11 Color $0.25
    11 x 17 Color $0.50
    Microfilm/Microfiche n/a $0.15
  • Floor/Area Copier type Account vs. Coin operated Paper size/ Capabilities
    First floor, Oval Information Desk Black & White Account 8 1/2 x 11
    First floor, Oval Information Desk Color Account

    8 1/2 x 11, 11 x 17

    First floor, FLITE Deck Room 158 Black & White Account 8 1/2 x 11
    Second floor, by Elevator corridor Black & White Coin (accepts coins and one dollar bills) 8 1/2 x 11, 8 1/2 x 14
    Third floor, by Elevator corridor Black & White Coin (accepts coins and one dollar bills) 8 1/2 x 11, 8 1/2 x 14
    • Ferris students, faculty, and staff can use their Ferris computing username and password to login to the print terminal or copy machines.
    • Patrons not affiliated with Ferris State University can create a print account. Ask at the Checkout Desk for assistance in setting up an account.
    • There is no fee to create the account.
    • No cash refunds. Only deposit the amount of cash you expect to use during your time at Ferris State University. The minimum amount is one dollar.

    Create a Guest Account


Scanning

Scanning is available for all patrons free of charge. Use the scanning stations located by the Oval Information Desk on the first floor. For assistance, see the Checkout Desk or contact Rodney Gardei.