WSU Libraries

Copying and printing in the Libraries

Copier pic

OneCard Onecard pic

Copying & printing are paid for through the OneCard system. OneCard dispensing and charging machines, color copiers, black & white copiers, and printers are available in every library.


  • Black & White: $.10 per sheet
  • Color: $.70 per sheet 1

Printing Directions 3

  1. Send print as you normally would at any Library computer.
  2. In the pop-up window enter a word to identify it from others' print jobs.
  3. Log off the computer.
  4. Swipe your OneCard at any print station 1 in the building.
  5. Select your print job, and click "Print".
  6. Click "Logout" to prevent others from printing on your dime.

Lab Printing

Black and White only, at $0.10 per sheet

In the Law Library, Lexis and Westlaw printers are also available. The Lexis and Westlaw printers are serviced and maintained by the database vendors, and are not managed by IKON or by the law library. There is no charge for printing Lexis or Westlaw documents on these printers.

Copying Directions

  1. Find the Copier you want, black & white or color 1.
  2. Swipe your OneCard.
  3. Make your copies, swiping again as needed.
  4. When you're done, wait until your account has cleared from the card reader. 2

Microform Printing

  • Copiers (to print)
    See Copying Directions above
    • Locations
      • 1st floor Purdy wing, Purdy/Kresge Library
      • Law Library
  • Computer scanning (to email, print, or save to disk)
    Look for tutorial on computer desktop
    • Location
      • 1st floor Purdy wing, Purdy/Kresge Library

1 Even black & white prints completed on color copier/printers cost $.70.
2 This may take up to a full minute.
3 Visit for information about printing from your laptop.

Copying and printing services provided by IKON, Inc.

WSU Libraries
3100 David Adamany Undergraduate Library
5155 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI USA 48202
(313) 577-4023 / 5525 - fax