San Diego

Public Library

System Requirements/Troubleshooting

Hardware Requirements

  • You will need a WiFi-compliant 802.11a/b/g wireless Ethernet device installed in your laptop or a laptop with built-in WiFi capability.
  • Set your wireless network adapter's Network Identifier (also known as SSID or Network Name) to sdpl.

Software Requirements

  • Use a web browser, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer or Netscape.

Public Library

Wireless Internet Guidelines, Limitations & Disclaimers

  • The Library's wireless connection is unencrypted and unfiltered. By using this connection, patrons acknowledge that security errors and hacking are an inherent risk associated with any wireless service, and agree they knowingly assume such risk, and further agree to hold the Library harmless from any claim or loss arising out of, or related to, any such instance of hacking or other unauthorized use or access into the patron's computer. Use the wireless Internet at your own discretion.

Public Library

Wireless Computing

Q. Which branches have wireless connections?

A. All San Diego Public Library locations

Public Library

Wireless Computing

Free access is provided in all the San Diego Public Library locations. WiFi is available at all times the libraries are open until 15 minutes before the library closing time. We invite you to bring your laptop to one of our locations and access the Internet.

To access the Internet, simply launch your Web browser then read and accept the disclaimer. Your computer's home page will appear and you may begin surfing immediately.

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