Where are the PaperCat Printers and Release Stations located?

The PaperCat Printers are the college’s public printers accessible to students, faculty, and staff. The PaperCat Printers utilize Follow Me Printing and Release Printing technology, powered by PaperCut. This technology allows you to print from any computer connected to the Bates Network (WiFi connected computers must be connected to the Bates Secure SSID) and release from any PaperCat Release Station

If you encounter service issues (paper jams, out of paper, out of toner, printer errors) with a PaperCat Printer or Relase Station, please text the Keyword associated with the printer to 555888 to notify the IT Help Desk of a PaperCat Printer problem. 

PaperCat Printer Locations:

  • Commons, RM 110 (Fireside Lounge)
    • Black & White Printing
    • Keyword: COMMONS110

  • Coram Library, RM 110
    • Color Printing
    • Keyword: CORAM110

  • Chase Hall, Lobby
    • Black & White Printing
    • Keyword: CHASE

  • Hampton Inn, 2nd Floor, Laundry Room
    • Color Printing
    • Keyword: HAMPTON

  • Hedge Hall, RM G18
    • Color Printing
    • Keyword: HEDGEG18

  • Ladd Library, First Floor (Help Desk Area)*
    • Black & White Printing (4 Printers)
    • Keyword: LADDBW
    • Color Printing (1 Printer)
    • Keyword: LADDCOLOR

  • Pettengill Hall, RM 227
    • Black & White Printing
    • Keyword: PGILL227

  • Pettengill Hall, RM 329
    • Black & White Printing
    • Keyword: PGILL329

  • Pettigrew Hall, RM 121
    • Color Printing
    • Keyword: PGREW121

  • Roger Williams Hall, RM 105
    • Black & White Printing
    • Keyword: ROGERW105

*The PaperCat Printers and Release Stations located in Ladd Library (First Floor, IT Help Desk Area) are the central on-campus print and release area.

This area is staffed and supported by the IT Help Desk.



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