Computing + technology programs

Build your confidence and digital skills with one of our free introductory programs. Contact your nearest library to book a time or get more information.

We also offer a range of video tutorials on how to use our eresources such as OverDrive (ebooks) and social media such as Instagram and Twitter.

Can't find what you're looking for? Please contact your library. Libraries often run programs in response to local demand.

Internet Basics

This session is an introduction to the internet. You will learn how to:

  • Find and browse websites
  • Understand hyperlinks
  • Bookmark pages
  • Stay safe online

eSafety Basics

This session provides practical tips to stay safe online. You will learn how to identify risks to your computer, keep personal information safe. You will also learn how to:

  • Make online payments and use secure websites
  • Create safe passwords
  • Avoid scams and tricks

Email Basics

New to email? This is the place to start. You will learn:

  • What email is, and how to create an account
  • How to send and reply to emails
  • How to send emails and open attachments
  • Email safety and security



Connecting to Others

Learn how to keep in touch with others online using Skype, WhatsApp, FaceTime, Messenger and Zoom. 


Social Media Basics

Learn how to use social networks like Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Facebook.

Apple or Android Device Basics

Do you have a device and don’t know where to start? We can show you the basics. You will learn how to:

  • Use a touchscreen
  • Setup your device
  • Use features in the device settings.