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Chowan University

Printers, Scanners, & Computers

We offer 38 desktop computers and 30 laptops for students to use inside the library.

Printers/ Copier

To print, log on to any computer in the library using your Chowan username and password.

Use your campus printing money with the library printers. Color printing is also available.

How do I print from a laptop or smartphone?

1. Log-in to

2. Use the same credentials you use to log-in to campus computers.

3. Click on "Web Print" in the left-hand column.

Note: If you are on your smartphone you will need to select "View in Desktop Mode."

4. Click on "Submit a Job."

5. Choose a printer. (Oak, Pine, or Color Copier/Printer- Main Floor; Maple- Upstairs)

6. Upload your saved document.

3D Printer

 Chowan University students, faculty, and staff who demonstrate knowledge or prior experience with equipment or have completed the library’s 3D printing training may use the machine.

The library can supply filament for $0.15/ gram with a $1.50 minimum charge and a maximum $10 charge. The product will be weighed with supports to determine the price.

If you bring your own filament the price is $2.00 per print. To schedule an appointment, fill out the 3D Print Request Form.


Scan to email is another popular tool students can use in the library.

You can scan and email a document for free!

Student with laptop


Please bring the document and the fax number to the front desk.

$1.00 per page to send but no more than $5.00. Local exchanges and toll-free numbers are free.

Our fax number is: (252) 398-6253

student computer area


Whitaker Library offers 38 desktop computers and 30 laptops for students to use inside the library. In addition, the Library Information Literacy Lab is available most evenings for student use.

How do I get on the Wi-Fi? (Students, Faculty or Staff)

  1. Connect your wireless device to "ChowanU" wi-fi network.
  2. Go to a website you have not visited. (Clearing the browser history will work too)
    ​ Note: iPhone users may need to disable Cellular Data for this to work temporarily.
  3. Click on the log-in link for Chowan Students, Faculty, or Staff
  4. Use the same credentials you use to log in to campus computers.