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Wireless Internet Services

Wireless Internet Access Defined

Wireless is internet access using radio frequencies as opposed to using cables. This enables a library patron to bring their own laptop to the library and use the library's internet connection from anywhere within the library.


Requirements to Use Wireless Internet Access

A laptop computer with a wireless internet card that supports the the WiFi standard (also known as IEEE 802.11a, b, or g).


Support for Wireless Access at the downtown Juneau Public Library

There are no staff available to assist with setting up wireless internet on your computer; you are the person responsible for setting up your own equipment. Printers are not available via the wireless connection; if you need to print, save to a USB drive and use one of our public workstations to print.


How to Use Wireless Internet

Just bring your laptop with wireless networking card to the library and connect to the internet. Look for our networks "Free_Library_Wifi" .  All users are welcome, ask for a Wifi Instruction sheet at the circulation desk.  Please note the Downtown Library's Wireless network can be overwhelmed by use during the summer.