Computer and Technology

  1. Computers at the Library
  2. Wi-Fi at the Library
  3. Hardware Requirements
  4. Common Questions

Computers at the Library

Mansfield Public Library has 16 public computers for ages 12 and over, and four teen computers for ages 9 to 19. All computers have Internet connections. A library card in good standing is required. The Library also has Google Chromebooks available to checkout for use inside the library only.

Limitations and disclaimers

The Library's wireless network is not secure. Information sent to or from your device may be captured by anyone with a wireless device and the appropriate software within 300 feet.

Library staff is not able to provide technical assistance and no guarantee can be provided if you will be able to make a wireless connection.

The Library assumes no responsibility for the safety of equipment or for laptop configurations, security or data files resulting from connection to the Library's network.

Software and hardware

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
  • Flash Player
  • Java
  • Office 2010 with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.
  • Silverlight plug-in
  • Windows Media Player
  • CD and DVD reader
  • Headphone jack
  • USB ports

Do you have a Microsoft Works document?

  • Microsoft Word allows Microsoft Works documents to be opened and saved into a Microsoft Word format.