We offer a variety of computer classes reflecting the requests and needs of our patrons. Space is limited so sign up early. You can sign up by calling, emailing, or stopping in at the library. All classes are held in the library. The classes are FREE!
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.