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Printing, Scanning and Photocopying

Printing and Photocopying

  • Self-service photocopiers are available in every University Library System (ULS) library and are available on each floor of Hillman Library
  • Most photocopiers operate using either cash or Panther Funds
  • See the ULS/Panther Funds FAQ (PDF) for more details
  • Print using Pitt Printing


  • Photocopying fee is $0.15 with cash and $0.10 with Panther Funds
  • Copies made from microforms are $0.25 with cash and Panther Funds


Free to use scanners are located on the Ground, 1st, 3rd, and 4th Floors of Hillman

Flatbed scanners:

  • 11”x17” flatbed tabletop scanner
  • Scanning items into searchable Word/PDF documents using OCR technology
  • Documents scan at 200 DPI
  • Ability to scan to USB sticks, Email, Google Drive, Smartphones/Tablets with QR Code readers

Overhead scanners:

  • 22”x16” overhead scanning area
  • Turbo Support--Automatic Page Splitting, Automatic Focus, Alternate Scan of left & right page
  • Documents scan at up to 300 DPI
  • Automatic Bookfold Correction
  • Automatic Border Recognition and Removal
  • Scanning items into searchable Word/PDF documents using OCR technology
  • Ability to scan to USB, Email, Google Drive and mobile devices 

The library also offers digitization services for more specialized needs, including drop-in hours at the Digital Stewardship Lab in Hillman Library.