Guideline for Using the Poster Printer (Trial Run)

The Library provides fee-based poster-printing services to all DKU community members. Everyone can submit requests by following the guideline below.

About Printing

  1. Please submit your requests from:
  2. Printing time: Posters will be printed every Tuesday and Thursday only (except for public holidays). Printing requests should be submitted at least one day in advance.
  3. Size and price: Please see the table below in “Charges” for details. Maximum length is 5m (197″). Cutting table is available to trim your poster. Unqualified dimensions/resolutions might be returned for modification.
  4. Supported file types: TIFF, PNG, JPG, PDF.
  5. Paper type: Glossy.
  6. You will receive an email notification once your poster is ready to pick up.


The printing paper the Library offers come in 3 models in width only:

  • 0.635m (25″)
  • 0.82m (32″, not in Common Size)
  • 0.914m (35″)

The cost before value-added tax is calculated based on the below formula:

Cost = 44.5 * Square Meters + 30

For example: If the actual poster print size is 0.635m * 1.8m: for university business use, the cost will be 0.635 * 1.80 * 44.5 + 30 = 81 RMB; for personal use, value-added tax (VAT) rate is 6%, the cost will be (0.635 * 1.80 * 44.5 + 30) * 1.06=85.86 RMB.

Poster Size and Price

Common Size
Actual Print Size
Price (RMB)
Regular poster0.635m * 1.8m81
A00.914m * 1.189m78
A10.635m * 0.841m54
A20.420m * 0.635m42
18″ * 24″0.457m * 0.635m43
24″ * 36″0.609m * 0.914m55
36″ * 48″0.914m * 1.22m80


Charge Method

  • University business use charge through the project fund transfer. Your application will go to project manager for approval first. The project manager should ensure that the project code has sufficient balance. The fee will be transferred to the project according to the application at the beginning of the following month.
  • Personal use charge through DKUcard on site. You may pay fees by swiping your DKU card, WeChat Pay or Alipay.


Fapiao (Invoice)

Only fapiao on individual title can be provided according to the application in the following month.


If you have any questions, please contact us at