Printing, Photocopying, & Imaging in Bobst Library


Network printing is available from every Bobst Library computer and laptop. To enable network printing from your own laptop, download this software.


  1. Display the article or document, select “Print,” then choose either “Bobst Printing Services” or “Bobst Color Print Services.”
  2. When prompted, enter your NYU NetID. (Guests enter number on bottom of guest copy card.)
  3. Go to any Bobst or ITS print station. Swipe your NYUCard and enter your NetID. (Guests swipe your guest copy card and enter number on bottom of card.)
Bobst Library print station locations:
  • Lower Level 2, near Copier Room
  • Lower Level 1, BLCC
  • Floors 1, 4, 5, 6, & 9, south
  • 3rd fl., east
  • Color print stations: Lower Level 1 & 5th fl.

Report problems with the printers to 212-992-9020 or nearest service desk.

Printing costs 10 cents per page (75 cents per page for color).


Self-service photocopiers are located throughout Bobst Library.  Locations:

  • Lower Level 1, Copier Room
  • Floors 1-5 & 7-9, south
  • Color copiers:  Floors 3 & 9

Report any problems with the photocopiers to 718-237-0060, or nearest service desk, and please give the machine ID#.

Photocopies costs 10 center per page (75 cents for color), payable by Campus Cash or copy card.

Microform Printing

Printing from microformats is available in the Microform Center (Lower Level 2),  payable by Campus Cash or copy card.

Some microform readers also provide scanning and digital delivery options.

Copy Cards/Campus Cash

Library users can add Campus Cash value to their NYUCard or purchase a guest copy card at Value Transfer Stations (VTS). A one-time $.80 card fee is charged for the guest copy card.

VTS locations:

  • Lower Level 2, Copier Room
  • Lower Level 1, BLCC
  • Floors 1 & 5, south

 Report any problems with the VTS to NYUCard Services at 212-993-2273 or the nearest service desk.

Departmental copy cards are available. Contact NYUCard Services to set up your departmental account.


No cost scanning (8 ½ x 14 flatbed) is available at these locations:

  • Lower Level 2, near copier room)
  • Lower Level 1, BLCC
  • Floors 1 & 4-9, south

For larger and advanced imaging projects, use The Digital Studio (5th floor).

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