North-West University Libraries

Photocopying, printing and scanning

Mahikeng Library

Copy machines are available for use by students in the basement of the Library.

Potchefstroom Libraries

The Libraries at the Potchefstroom Campus provide networked laser printers. The Libraries make use of the same operating system as the rest of the Campus namely, PaperCut (Guide).  You may upload money to your student account at the money box in the Ferdinand Postma Library in order to use PaperCut.  Please contact Adri Smit at +27 (0)18 299 2811 for assistance.

Ferdinand Postma Library

Basement

The Copy Shop in the library is contracted out to Nashua.

Services:

  • Cash machines are available and works with any coin up until R5. Photocopy cost is currently 40c per copy.
  • Every machine also has a card reader. Copy cards can be bought at the Nashua desk at R10 per card, any amount up to R90 may be loaded there on the card.
  • Other services:
    • Ring binding
    • Lamination
    • A4 and A3 printing work from flash drives
    • A4 and A3 colour printing work from flash drives
    • Color copies: A4 and A3

Contact person at Nashua: Jonathan Kruger at +27 (0)18 299 2813 or Elsa Roode (Management) at +27 (0)18 299 2820.

Ground floor

Information Commons: Printing is available via the PaperCut system at 40c per copy. Students also have access to scanners on this floor.

There is a quick print facility available in the foyer of the Library. Submit a print job at any lab computer on Potch Campus and swipe your university card at this printer to collect the print job or use the computer next to the printer.

 

Quick Print Facility

Second floor

Nashua has coin-operated photocopiers on the second floor next to the Journal counter. Photocopy cost is currently 40c per copy.

Third floor

Research Commons: Printing is available via the PaperCut system at 40c per copy. Students also have access to scanners on this floor.

Branch libraries

Education Sciences Library
  • Printing is available via the PaperCut system at 40c per copy.
  • Ring binding
  • Lamination
  • Color copies: A4 
Music Library
  • Printing is available via the PaperCut system at 40c per copy.
  • A Nashua coin-operated photocopy machine is available.  Photocopy cost is currently 40c per copy.
Natural Sciences Library
  • Printing is available via the PaperCut system at 40c per copy.
  • Nashua coin-operated photocopy machines are available.  Photocopy cost is currently 40c per copy.
Theology Library
  • Printing is available via the PaperCut system at 40c per copy.
  • A Nashua coin-operated photocopy machine is available.  Photocopy cost is currently 40c per copy.
  • A document scanner is also available.

Vanderbijlpark

There is a Copy Shop available on the ground floor of the Library.

  • There are several photocopy machines were students may send their printing via the PaperCut system. Students may also make photocopies on these machines.
  • On one photocopy machine students can pay cash for photocopies. The cash is paid to the Student Assistant at 40c per copy.
  • Other services:
    • Ring binding
    • Lamination
    • There are four computers made available for printing from flash drives

Please contact Yvonne Engelbrecht at +27 (0)16 910 3175 for assistance.