Scanning and Faxing

Updated: March 30, 2021


The Allentown Public Library offers a self-service fax station for our patrons. This station is located near the Reference Desk.

Fax Costs

The fee for a fax is $1.75 for the first page, and $1.00 for each additional page. This station accepts credit or debit payments only.

You can also get a text confirmation which costs .49 cents by providing your 10-digit telephone number, or go to the web at to retrieve this information for free.

This website will find your document and its status when you input both your credit card number and the phone number.

Incoming fax service is not available.


Documents can be scanned using the scanning terminal in the Reference Department. Documents can be emailed or saved to a flash drive. There is no cost to scan.

Inquire at the Reference Desk for assistance.