Check out the many services available for public use:

Internet Access

The Shannon Municipal Library has four public computers for use by anyone aged 14 and over (10 and over with an Internet card). Time limits and restrictions apply.

Wireless Internet Access

WIFI is available in the library at no cost. If you do not have a library card, a username and password are available from the front desk and are good for up to 2 hours.

Equipment rentals

A laptop computer, an Epson PowerLite multimedia projector and a portable screen are available for rent from the library. Contact library staff for further details. A deposit will be required.

Photocopying and Printing

Photocopying and printing are available in black and white, as well as in colour. 

  • Black and white copies are $0.25 per page
  • Colour copies are $0.50 per page

Fax Services

The library has a fax machine that may be used for both incoming and outgoing faxes.
The current rates are below.

First page outgoing:

  • $1.00 Local
  • $1.50 Provincial
  • $2.00 National

Each page thereafter for outgoing faxes is $0.25.

Incoming faxes are $1.00 per page.


The library is capable of laminating sheets up to 8 1/2" x 11" (standard letter size).  Larger sizes may be available.
  • $1.00 per page

Exam Invigilation

Library staff can invigilate exams for distance education students. A fee to cover costs may be charged. Please book your exam with senior library staff to ensure correct procedures are followed. Libraries and librarians are often the recommended invigilators for many distance education courses.