Auckland Libraries: Computer classes

Computer classes

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​Some of our local libraries offer free computer classes for people with little or no experience with computers, digital devices and the Internet.

These computer classes teach:

  • basic computer skills

  • Internet for beginners

  • how to use a smartphone or tablet

  • searching for jobs online and CV writing

  • setting up and using email

  • Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint for beginners

  • how to use our library catalogues and databases

  • social networking (e.g. Facebook).

Regular computer classes

​Day and time
​Devonport Library
​Thursday 10am-11am
Digital drop-in
Want to know more about managing your device?

​Grey Lynn Library
​Wednesday 11am-12nn
Digital drop-in
Want to get more out of your device? Have a question about using eBooks or online resources? We can help.

​Manukau Library
​Thursday 11am-12pm
Computer classes
Learn about email, online job searching, online resources and searching the library website and catalogue.

​Manukau Library
​Friday 1.30pm-2.30pm
Mandarin computer classes
Learn the basics of using the mouse, keyboard, email and library-related computer skills.

​Onehunga Library
​First and third Wednesday 10am-11am
Mandarin smartphone workshops
Free classes to teach you how to use your smartphone

​Onehunga Library
​Friday 11am-12pm
Mandarin computer class
Come along to Onehunga Library and learn basic computer skills and how to use our digital resources in Mandarin.

​Orewa Library
​Second Wednesday 10.30am to 1.30pm
Tech time with Toby 
Sessions for Android and iPad devices for tech novices. Each session is an hour long.

​Otahuhu Library
​Monday 10.30am-11.30am
Digital device class
Can't get the hang of your device? We're here to help.

​Otahuhu Library
​Wednesday 10am-11am
Computing in Hindi
This class is a great chance to learn, have fun and make friends.

​Panmure Library
​Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 11am-12pm
Computer classes
Learn the basics of using the mouse, keyboard, Microsoft Word, email and the internet.

​​Panmure Library
​Friday 11am-12pm
Digital device class
Get the most from your device. Come along to learn more.

​Remuera Library
​Anytime between 9am-5pm book
Computer tutorials
Keen to sharpen your skills and find out about our online resources?

​St Heliers Library
​Thursday 2pm-3pm
Digital drop-in
Drop in for help accessing our resources on your device

​Waitakere Central Library
​Friday 10.30am-12pm
Seniors computer club
Come and join our group for Waitakere adults.

Book a session

If you did not find a schedule or location that works for you, you can get one-on-one assistance from a librarian at any of our libraries. 

Contact your local library to book a session or fill in the online booking form.

Classes & workshops

Auckland Libraries:Computer classes There are free computer classes for beginners at some of our local libraries.