Technology Assistance

The Greater Sudbury Public Library is pleased to offer the following technology assistance services at various locations:

Book a Librarian Appointments

Man teaching senior woman with computerNeed technology assistance? We can help! These 1 hour sessions are designed to assist with software support dealing primarily with library specific applications or databases. They are not designed to repair hardware problems or replace manufacturer's/provider's support.

Sessions are limited to two one-hour sessions per week at the Main Public Library location.

Popular topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Help accessing our digital collection and online resources.
  • Help downloading library applications including BiblioMobile, Zinio, and OverDrive

Other topics that may be covered in order to use the above include:

  • Setting up and using social media accounts.
  • Setting up and managing an email account.

Register online.

eReader Clinics

Join us for one of our regular eReader clinics: bring your devices and a desire to learn and our staff will help you set up your device and introduce you to our Digital Library collection.

A pile of old photographs.Photograph Scanning

Bring your printed photographs to the Main Public Library and our Local History Librarian will teach you how to scan them to digital format.

Bring a USB stick to save your photographs to.

Register online.

Technology Help with Volunteens

Adults and seniors looking for basic computer instruction on a library computer can drop into participating library branches and ask to make an appointment with a VolunTeen.

Appointments are limited to 60 minutes per day and are on a first come, first serve basis.

Register online.