Computers and Technology
Tech Help from the Library
Laura Miller, Digital Services Librarian, and Tina Kennedy, Instruction and Reference Librarian, are offering these programs at Lapham Center:
Trustworthy sources… News and Information – Tuesday, September 19, at 2 p.m.
Fake news is a type of yellow journalism that consists of deliberate misinformation or hoaxes spread via traditional print and broadcast news media or online social media. Find out
where to get good information and which sources to avoid.
Understanding the Digital Library – Tuesday, October 3, at 2 p.m.
Learn how to use the digital assets of the New Canaan Library, from eBooks, movies, and magazines to databases, newspapers and Lynda.com, which offers 4,500+ courses in a wide range of topics, including business skills, photography, music production, graphic design, and web development, all taught by recognized industry experts. We’ll also discuss Mango, a new database featuring interactive lessons that will make learning a new language fun and effective!
Use the emails below to schedule an appointment for one-on-one tech help; if you can’t email, call Aggie or Lyn at 203-594-3620. We request a donation of $20.
The PC Doctor – email@example.com
Having a problem with your PC or tablet? Want advice on buying a new computer? Have PC repair questions? Let one of our experienced volunteers help you resolve the issue or guide you to your answer. Email or call if your email isn’t working.
The Mac Tutor – firstname.lastname@example.org
We have some help if you own an Apple product! Marylou Wilkinson will give you a hand with the software or set up.
Lapham Center has free Wi-Fi. Drop in anytime with your laptop or other device.