Printing & Photocopying

Printing

Black & white and color Pharos enabled printers are available in the library. Pharos is a campus-wide system used to release print jobs to the printers and track your printing credit.

  • Black & White
    • 2 in Information Commons (open area), ground floor
    • 1 in each IC1 and IC2
    • 2 in 1st floor printing area
  • Color
    • 1 on the ground floor – printer name: LIBRARY-GF-P03-COLOR
    • 1 on the first floor – printer name: LIBRARY-1F-P03-COLOR

Pharos Printing Credit

To allow for free printing, registered students’ accounts are credited as follows:

  • Fall Semester – 400 pages @ 25fils/page = AED 100
  • Spring Semester – 400 pages @ 25fils/page = AED 100
  • Summer Semester – 160 pages @ 25fils/page = AED 40

* Additional credit can be added at the Cashier’s Office

Pharos Printing Charges

  • B&W A4 – Single / Double Sided Page – 25 fils / 35 fils
  • B&W A3 – Single / Double Sided Page – 35 fils / 49 fils
  • Color A4 – Single / Double Sided Page – 1 AED / 1.50 AED
  • Color A3 – Single / Double Sided Page – 1.50 AED / 2.25 AED

How to Print Using Pharos

  1. From the software’s Print dialog box select the printer to use and click Print
  2. In the Pharos Print Job Details pop-up enter your AUS username and password and click Print
  3. Go to Pharos Release Stations in the printing areas and log in using your AUS username and password
  4. Select the print job(s) to be released and click Print

All laptops on the AUS_Wireless network are able to print to Pharos enabled printers. For help configuring your personal laptop, please visit the IC Help Desk.

Photocopying

Multi-function Xerox devices that copy in black and white and color (A4 and A3) are located on the ground floor of the library next to the Circulation Desk. Registered students and staff utilize Pharos credit available in their printing accounts to pay for copying.

Photocopy Charges

  • B&W A4 – Single / Double Sided Page – 25 fils / 50 fils
  • B&W A3 – Single / Double Sided Page – 25 fils / 50 fils
  • Color A4 – Single / Double Sided Page – 1.25 AED / 2.50 AED
  • Color A3 – Single / Double Sided Page – 1.25 AED / 2.50 AED

How to photocopy using Xerox multi-function copiers

  1. Place documents in the upper feeder tray
  2. Use the touch pad screen to login with your AUS username – press OK
  3. Type in your AUS password
  4. Click on the “Home” icon
  5. Select “copy” and choose output options

Scanning

A4 color scanners are available on the ground floor of the library within the Information Commons and on the first floor. You can also scan (A4 and A3) to email on the multi-function copy devices located on the ground floor of the library next to the Circulation Desk.

There is no charge for scanning – AUS username and password required.

How to scan to email using Xerox multi-function copiers

Scan an image of your document and automatically email it to yourself.

  1. Place documents in the upper feeder tray
  2. Use the touch pad screen to login with your AUS username – press OK
  3. Type in your AUS password
  4. Click on the “Home” icon
  5. Select “scan to email” and choose output options

Photocopying for external visitors

Photocopying facilities are available for external patrons. Photocopy cards can be purchased at the Cashier’s Office or Blends & Brews coffee shop in the library building. The generic cards cost 30Dhs, and come loaded with 25Dhs of photocopy credit. These cards can be recharged for 20Dhs minimum at the Cashier’s Office. Photocopy charges are detailed above.

The University Copy Center located in the Post Office provides full service photocopying. Please inquire about rates and processing.

  • IC Help Desk Contact

    AUS Library, ground floor
    Open during library hours
    Email: myousaf@aus.edu
    Tel: +971 6 515 2248
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