How do I print from a laptop?

The Library offers 2 methods of printing for laptops.

To print without having to install anything - select the link below for PrinterOn.

I already know how to print from a laptop using PrinterOn. Take me there.

I need help. Guide to printing from a laptop using PrinterOn


Direct Printing for Laptops using Windows

If you wish to install Windows print drivers for direct printing to the Library's printers please follow directions in the


Direct Printing for Mac laptops (preferred method):

If you wish to setup up your laptop for direct printing in the Library:

First - Make sure you are connected to the Nipissing University Wireless network - nuwlnet

Second - Install the Library printer for direct printing. Please select the appropriate guide for the Printer you wish to install:


Once you have sent your document to the printer - you can retrieve it at Puffin, the Library's Printer Release Station located in the Learning Commons.

  • Your print job will only stay on the printer for 2 hours and will then be deleted.
  • You will need a student card with money on it to retrieve your document.

If you need help printing from a laptop, the staff at the Information Desk will be happy to help you.