Copy Machine

Only library staff will put paper in the paper tray, clear copier jams, replace toner, make repairs and/or call for service.

Copies cost $.10 per page for black and white, $0.50 for color.

Fax Machine

The fax machine is provided for public use; however, the library staff reserves the right to deny use of the fax machine under certain circumstances: transmission to foreign countries, transmission or receipt of pornographic; materials, etc.

Faxes are sent in the back on the library's copy machine.

Cost for Faxes

  • Transmitting: $1.00 for the first page
  • $.25 for each page thereafter
  • Receiving $.10 per page

Patrons must provide the document to be transmitted in an acceptable form. If there are pages that are front and back then staff will let the patron know the most cost effective way of sending the fax.

Patron MUST fill out a cover sheet to help with privacy and security. The fax cover sheet doesn't have to be sent but staff keep this sheet as a receipt for checking for the fax's confirmation.  Once the fax is scanned, staff hand back the patron's documents keeping ONLY the fax cover sheet.

Patrons should keep this copy for their records with the printed confirmation.

All copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code) covers any request between libraries.

These include an indication on each request that the request conform to CCG 108-g (2) guidelines or CCL (the remaining provisions of the copyright law). Section 109-g (2) limits requests for articles from specific periodical titles to five filled requests within calendar year from articles published in the periodical within the past five years.

Scanning to Email

Staff can scan papers to email in the back for no charge.  Scanned items and faxes are deleted from the computers daily, for security & privacy.

Notary Service

No fee required but patrons must sign the document IN FRONT of the notary.

Proctor Services

A service of $25.00 per hour will be charged for test proctoring.

Microfilm Reader

The microfilm reader is located in the Genealogy Section of the library. One may use the reader to look up newspaper articles.

The fee charged for printing articles is $.10 a page.


A laminator is provided for patron convenience, but it is only to be operated by the library staff.
The library staff reserves the right to deny use of the laminator.
Requests from City of Durant offices are free.

Laminating fees are as follows: Cards - $.50, 8x10 sheets - $2.00, and $1.50 per foot.