Tech Help

Need help using library eResources like OverDrive, Hoopla, RBdigital, or Ancestry? Any questions about your new phone or tablet? Want to create a Facebook account, but don’t know how to get started? The library offers technology assistance for these questions and more! Attend one of our upcoming classes, or schedule a one-on-one appointment with the Reference Librarian. Please refer to our calendar of events for the most up-to-date information about our programming. Register for programs online or call us at 781-293-2151 x106.


Upcoming Classes

Intro to Word – Become more comfortable with computers! Learn about using Microsoft Word to create text documents. We will be using the library’s computers for this class; limit 4 people per class, so sign up!

Intro to OverDrive – Get to know Libby! The Libby app is the easiest way to get started with digital books and audiobooks from OverDrive. This class will introduce you to OverDrive, help you create an account, and get you started reading or listening. Please bring your device (phone, tablet, or laptop) and library card!

Searching the Catalog – Having trouble finding a book? Doing research for a project? Want to know what you should read next? The library’s online catalog can help answer all these questions! This class will teach you how to get more out of the catalog.

Computer Basics – Become more comfortable with computers! This class introduces you to basic computer terminology and functions.


Schedule an Appointment

Can’t make these dates? Classes don’t cover your questions? Contact Julia to schedule a one-on-one class! When requesting an appointment, please be specific about your needs so the librarian can prepare for your topic. Sessions last anywhere from 30-60 minutes. Participants may bring in their own laptops or devices if desired, or use the library’s computers. To schedule your appointment:

  • Drop by the reference desk
  • Email jnee@sailsinc.org
  • Call 781-293-2151 x106