College of the
College of the Redwoods Library


Student Printing Instructions

  1. Create a Pcounter account online at redwoods.pcounterwebpay.com (this step is free, a credit card is not required to make your account).

  2. Add value to your Pcounter online using your CR AccessCard, credit card, debit card, or PayPal account.

  3. If you do not have a credit card or PayPal account, you can add value using the Cash Payment Station located in the Library.

  4. When you are ready to print your document (from a computer where Pcounter is available), select the appropriate printer from the Print Dialog and click Print.

  5. Wait 5 seconds for the Pcounter pop-up window to appear.

  6. Enter your Pcounter account username and password. (You'll need to set this up ahead of time).

  7. Review the cost of your print job and your current balance, and then click Print.

  8. Go to the nearby Pcounter Release Station. If you don't know where this is, ask your instructor, lab assistant, or library staff member.

  9. Enter your Pcounter username and password in the Release Station login screen.

  10. Click on the document you'd like to print, and then click Print. You can also delete print jobs from this screen.

  11. Once you have printed all your documents, Pcounter will log you out of the Release Station automatically.

Pcounter Student Printing Instructions (pdf)

Pcounter Cash Station Instructions (pdf)

Pcounter Information (pdf)