Computer & Internet Access
The library offers thirteen Public PC's, fourteen laptops, and eight Chromebooks for Internet access or word processing. Patrons may log into the computers with their library card numbers and last names. Checkout is limited to two hours of access per day with the option to extend time if no one is waiting. See our Internet Acceptable Use Agreement.
An online room booking system is available to patrons who wish to reserve our Study Room (4 seats and 1 table), the Tutorial Room (3 seats, 2 tables, and a desktop computer), the Conference Room (15 seats around a conference table with a SmartBoard), the Martin-Wall History Room (10 seats around a conference table and an additional 4 tables with 4 chairs each), or the Multipurpose Auditorium (MPR) (100 seats and a kitchen).
When you book the Multipurpose Auditorium, you will need to fill out this form and return it to the Davie County Public Library and pay the fee if there is one. The Multipurpose Auditorium can seat 100 people and it has a drop-down projector with sound. The fee for renting the Multipurpose Auditorium is $30/first three hours and $10/every hour thereafter. Government organizations and non-profits are exempt from the fee. Proof of 501(c)(3) is required for non-profits. A list of rules for the MPR can be found here.
To complete a room reservation, please visit http://daviecounty.libcal.com/rooms.php?i=14983 or call the Circulation Desk at 336-753-6030.
Mobile Printing Service
You can now print wirelessly from all mobile devices, including laptops, tablets and smartphones, and submit print jobs from home or in the library.
Method 1: Send as Email Attachment
Login to your email account and send/forward an email with the document to be printed as an attachment to either of two printers:
- Black and White : email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Color : email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Only the attachment will be printed. This will send your print job to the Circulation Desk at the Davie County Public Library in Mocksville NC.
Method 2: Upload to Web Portal
1. Go to the Wireless Printing Portal at Wireless Print Portal DCPL
2. Select one of the two library printers to print to:
• Black and White
3. Enter your email address.
4. Select document:
• If printing from a website: copy and paste the website's URL into the text box.
• If printing a document from your computer: click Browse and locate file.
5. Click the green print button to send your print job to the Circulation Desk at the Davie County Public Library in Mocksville NC.
B&W copies are 10 cents per page; color copies are 25 cents per page; pay when you go to the library to pick up your copies.
Patrons can register for 1-hour computer, tablet/e-reader, or smartphone lessons with a staff member. Lessons include general use of a device, searching the Internet, creating an email account, compiling a resume, or learning how to use certain programs. Call for more information about this program as lesson times vary throughout the year.
- For those not able to come to the library, library staff delivers books and other materials to Davie County residents, day care centers, and nursing homes. Call (336) 753-6030 for information about days and times the Outreach van travels to your area.
- The library has two large display cases in the front lobby for use by community organizations. Patrons may reserve a display case for one month at no charge. Call the library at (336) 753-6030 for reservations.
- An auditorium with kitchen (capacity of 129), a conference room (capacity of 12), and two small study rooms are available by reservation. Call the library at (336) 753-6030 for information regarding rental fees and policies.
- Proctoring services are available. Call (336) 753-6030 to make a reservation with a library staff member.
- Incoming faxes may be received and outgoing faxes may be sent at either library location.