Self-service print and copy services

  • to use the print and copy machines you only need to have a Student/Employee Charles University Identification Card and top up your credit
  • you can top up your ID card either via WebPay by logging on, or using a self-service top up machine in the Jan Palach Library (Faculty of Arts, Prague 1)
  • printing is available from all computers in the library after logging in to your account
  • to print, select the printer named “MyQ”; your document will be printed out when you touch your card on a reader at any of the printers
  • MyQ printers are located in the basement of the library, in the reading room (both black-and-white) and in the copy room behind reception
  • you can view your print queue or cancel your print at; username and password are the same as for Information System/Central Authentication Service 
  • print jobs expire after 48 hours
Copy Services Price List


Print from your device

  • it is now possible to upload a your file (pdf, bmp, doc, docx, jfif, jpe, jpeg, jpg, mime, odp, ods, odt, png, ppt, pptx, tif, tiff, txt, xls, xlsx) from your laptop, tablet or mobile phone onto and have it printed out
  • username and password are the same as for Information System/Central Authentication Service
  • you can set printer preferences: color / black-and-white printing, simplex / duplex printing and number of copies
  • system doesn't support page ranges, so you can only print the entire document
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Scanning services

  • it is possible to scan documents on the MyQ machines - you can either scan to email (the one set in your Central Authentication Service) or to a flash drive
  • scanning is free of charge

Copy on demand

  • we also offer a copy on demand service
  • you can order a printed copy of a part of selected books using the online catalog – click on “Photo” at the specific book unit and fill in the requested entries
  • when the copy is ready, we will contact you by email; you can then collect your copy at the loans desk in the study room
  • price is 2 CZK/page

Print and copy services paid with cash

  • you can also pay with cash and use our black and white printers (in the library and reading room) and copy machine
  • price is 2 CZK/A4-page
  • system names of the pay-with-cash printers are:
    • library: Brother MFC-9140CDN
    • study room: Studovna-Samsung na ajifs02


  • we will gladly bind your documents in the reading room
  • we offer comb binding and hard binding (without lettering)
  • see the Pricelist for more information 

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