Computers for public use are available at this branch by reservation or on a walk-in basis.
Computer software available on these computers include:
Microsoft Office 2016
Microsoft Office 2016
Mission Bend Branch Library provides free WiFi access to the public at the library. Contact the library for more information and connection instructions to use your personal laptop at the library.
The staff of the Fort Bend County library system conducts entry-level classes on computer software, on a variable basis. Examples include “Computers 101” and “Hands-On Internet.” Classes are not available at all library locations. Click here to view the current technology classes available at the Mission Bend Branch Library.
Mission Bend Branch Library houses a computer lab. When the lab is not being used for training purposes, it is open to the public. Patrons may reserve some of the computers at this branch.
Printing and Scanning
Printing from the public-access computers is accomplished through the use of network laser printers. You must have a library card or guest pass to print. A SmartKiosk is available to add value to your library card or guest pass, for printing and copying while in the library.
Printer Type: B&W 10¢ per page
Printer Type: Color $1.00 per page
Payment Type: Library Card
Click hereto access SmartAlec, an online resource to upload your documents. Documents can be release/printed at any Print Release Station at Mission Bend Branch Library. To login, enter your Library Card number and PIN. If this is your first time using our new service, please click on the "First Time User" button.
A flatbed scanner is available at this library for images only.
Price (per page):
B&W Letter (8.5x11) - 15¢ when using coins; 10¢ when using library card
B&W Legal (8.5x14) - 15¢ when using coins; 10¢ when using library card
B&W Ledger (11x17) - 30¢ when using coins; 20¢ when using library card
Color (All sizes) - $1.00 when using coins; $1.00 when using library card
A 3D printer is available at this branch for use by anyone with a valid Fort Bend County Libraries card or a valid government-issued photo ID.
Patrons can bring print files in .stl format on a flash drive to the library. Library staff will be the ones to actually print the object. A fee of $0.20 per gram of filament used will be charged, with a $1.00 minimum.
Small items can take as little as 20 minutes to print, while other items can take much longer. Projects printed at the libraries have a 5-hour print time maximum. The 3D printers can print objects up to 8” wide x 8” high x 8” deep. Designs must be copyright-free or the patron must have license authorization.
This service is for sending faxes only; it will not receive.
U.S.A., Canada & Caribbean
$1.75 1st page; $1.00 each additional page
$4.95 1st page; $3.45 each additional page
Credit Cards Only
Mission Bend Branch Library is committed to providing Adult and Youth educational, informational, and cultural programs for its patrons. For a list of programs, go to the library’s Calendar of Events.
Displays and Exhibits
Most of the branches also feature changing displays and exhibits in their display cases. Check the calendar for current displays.
To reserve a room, you may choose from one of the following options: