General Information

Notice: The Arlington Campus Copy Center has moved to Founders Hall, B114. The center is operated by Canon in partnership with the university. All questions about the Copy Center should be directed to the center's staff or to Kevin Feagan, Print Shops Manager, at For more information, see University Print Services.


8:30 A.M. - 8:00 P.M., MONDAY - FRIDAY 9:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M., MONDAY - FRIDAY

Canon Multifunction Printers/Copiers/Scanners

 $.10 cents per copy; $.25 cents for color; scanning is free.
Law Library:  1st floor (Microforms Room), 2nd floor (next to stairwell), outside of Lab 351, and outside of the Records Office (Hazel Hall third floor).
Founder's Hall: Room 211, and the Arlington Campus Library.
User Instructions

Laptop Printing

 Printing from Mac and Windows laptops to the Canon multifunction devices is available to students. The print drivers can be downloaded from this site: If you have been using the older Pay-For-Print drivers, be sure to delete them before installing the new ones.

Mason Money Cards

Purchase a new Mason Money Card and add value at the vending Mason Money Station (Teller) or online using a credit card. Cash (bills only) is used at the Teller. The Teller does not give change. One Teller is at the Copy Center entrance, the other inside the Founder's Hall Library.  A third Electronic Teller, transactions only via credit card (no cash), is located in the Founder's Hall lobby beside the self service copier next to the Barnes & Noble bookstore.

If you purchase a card, the customer number on the back of the card is your account. The Patron Default number is your PIN. Write these numbers down and keep them in a safe place in case you lose your card.  You can also add value to your account online with a credit card at

Mason ID Cards

 The I.D. Card with Mason Money, like the GMU Mason Money Card, can be used for Self Service copying, Pay for Print, and Microfiche printing. To add money, go online to your Mason Money Account,, and, using a credit card, add the amount you choose. You have the option of using any campus Teller. The Library Tellers will accept only U.S. Bills -no coins, no credit cards. The Tellers do not give change. The Tellers may reject new bills with the color dyes.

Copy Center Services

The Copy Center can produce professional books using a variety of equipment. The copy center has the ability to bind documents using spiral or coil bind. Additional capabilities include:

Duplicating Options
Printing/Copying (BW and Color)
Scanning (BW and Color)

Paper Options
White/Color Bond
White/Color Index
Glossy Text/Index (Color Printing)
100% Cotton Distaff Linen
NCR (2-part/3-part carbonless)


3-Hole Drilling
Binding – Coil/Spiral
Binding – Coverbind
Folding (Hand/Machine Fold)
Saddle-stitch (booklets)

Course Material

Copyright Restrictions

The copyright law of the United States (title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specific conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be “used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research.” If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of “fair use,” that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.