Book-a-Librarian Technology Sessions
Get one-on-one help with computers, ebook readers, tablets, smartphones, and library databases by appointment. Once per month you can sign up for a 45-minute session on:
1.Basic computer skills: using the mouse, basic terminology, navigating the desktop environment
2. Overdrive: downloading ebooks and audiobooks
3. Freegal & RB Digital: downloading free music and online magazines
4. Databases: JobNow!, Lynda, AtoZdatabases, Consumer Reports
5. iPads and Android tablets
6. And more!
Please see our calendar, visit the Information Desk, or call 860-257-2811 for availability.
Need More Help?
If you need more advanced training or more frequent assistance than we can provide, please try the following resources:
Offers online help with Microsoft Word, Windows, Mac OS, even Linux!
Monthly workshops in various computer and technology skills as well as LinkedIn.
In addition to a number of job-search resources, JobNow also offers instruction in Microsoft Office products and even programming languages! (Provided by the Wethersfield Library. You will need a valid library card to access. After entering your card, click on "SkillSurfer", then "Computers & Technology".)
Video courses in a number of computer and technology skills. (Provided by the Wethersfield Library. You will need a valid library card to access.)
Free online courses and technology advice on a number of topics, created with beginners and older adults in mind.
For a small fee, get individual help or register for multiple-session courses on a number of topics.