Print - Library Technology

Cost and Locations

Some locations may be open by appointment only. Please check library hours for more information before visiting.

How to Print

Payment Options


Use Illini Cash

U of I students can pay for printing with Illini Cash. Print charges will be deducted from your Illini Cash balance.

Faculty and staff

Charge to Your University Account

Affiliated U of I faculty and staff who are not currently registered as taking a class can log in with their NetID to have print charges billed to your account once a month.


Get a Pre-paid Printing Account

  1. Register as a new user at the PaperCut website.
  2. A confirmation email will be sent to you.
  3. Go to the Undergraduate Library Circulation Desk to add money to your account.

Pay Cash

  1. From any library computer, select the printer “Library Pay Cash B&W” or “Library Pay Cash Color”
  2. Go to the Undergraduate Library Circulation Desk to have your print made and to pay for it.