Technology Skills

Gain skills with computers and accessing digital resources.

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Did you know NVDPL offers free access to e-newspapers?

Come and learn more about PressReader (formerly PressDisplay), a free online newspaper service offered by NVDPL. PressReader is a digital newspaper provider offering over 6,000 publications from over 100 countries in 60+ languages.

The new PressReader platform allows you to customize your reading experience, gain international perspectives, and engage with topics of interests through our bookmark, share, translate, and comment features.

Join us to learn how to access current newspapers from around the world on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Please bring your device with you if you wish to follow along.

Register online or at 604-929-3727, ext. 8166.

Location:
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Start getting the most out of your technology and see a Tech Tutor!

Do you want to investigate your iPad? Discover downloadable movies? Explore ebooks and e-magazines? Figure out your phone? Or do you have another question?

Our teen volunteers from local schools are available to help you get more comfortable with technology. Explore your tech questions and help teens earn their volunteer hours with Tech Tutors. Bring your device or use the Library’s computers.

Registration required. Call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144 to register. 

Location:
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Meet Libby, the new app for OverDrive!

Take Libby with you wherever you go and you’ll never be without free access to ebooks and audiobooks. With Libby, you can find, checkout, and download content from British Columbia’s Library2Go collection.

Join us to learn how Libby differs from the previous OverDrive app. (Hint: It’s much easier to use!) Bring your tablet or mobile device to follow along and get started.

Register online or at 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

Location:
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Start getting the most out of your technology and see a Tech Tutor!

Do you want to investigate your iPad? Discover downloadable movies? Explore ebooks and e-magazines? Figure out your phone? Or do you have another question?

Our teen volunteers from local schools are available to help you get more comfortable with technology. Explore your tech questions and help teens earn their volunteer hours with Tech Tutors. Bring your device or use the Library’s computers.

Registration required. Call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144 to register. 

Location:
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Interested in Ancestry Library Edition or FamilySearch.org?

Come explore your family history— you may find something that surprises you!

Discover your family history and learn the basics of searching census, birth, death, immigration and military records from countries around the world, including Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States. North Vancouver District Public Library provides FREE access to Ancestry.ca Library Edition, a genealogy research tool with over 1.5 BILLION names in over 4,000 databases.

Register Online or at 604-929-3727, ext. 8166 (MAX 30)

Location:
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

View the Newspaper Right from your Device!

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Did you know NVDPL offers free access to e-newspapers?

Come and learn more about PressReader (formerly PressDisplay), a free online newspaper service offered by NVDPL. PressReader is a digital newspaper provider offering over 6,000 publications from over 100 countries in 60+ languages.

The new PressReader platform allows you to customize your reading experience, gain international perspectives, and engage with topics of interests through our bookmark, share, translate, and comment features.

Join us to learn how to access current newspapers from around the world on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Please bring your device with you if you wish to follow along.

Register online or at 604-987-4471, ext. 8175. (MAX 40)

Location:
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Start getting the most out of your technology and see a Tech Tutor!

Do you want to investigate your iPad? Discover downloadable movies? Explore ebooks and e-magazines? Figure out your phone? Or do you have another question?

Our teen volunteers from local schools are available to help you get more comfortable with technology. Explore your tech questions and help teens earn their volunteer hours with Tech Tutors. Bring your device or use the Library’s computers.

Registration required. Call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144 to register. 

Location:
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

View the Newspaper Right from your Device!

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Did you know NVDPL offers free access to e-newspapers?

Come and learn more about PressReader (formerly PressDisplay), a free online newspaper service offered by NVDPL. PressReader is a digital newspaper provider offering over 6,000 publications from over 100 countries in 60+ languages.

The new PressReader platform allows you to customize your reading experience, gain international perspectives, and engage with topics of interests through our bookmark, share, translate, and comment features.

Join us to learn how to access current newspapers from around the world on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Please bring your device with you if you wish to follow along.

Register online or at 604-984-086, ext. 8144 (MAX 24)

Location:
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

View the Newspaper Right from your Device!

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Did you know NVDPL offers free access to e-newspapers?

Come and learn more about PressReader (formerly PressDisplay), a free online newspaper service offered by NVDPL. PressReader is a digital newspaper provider offering over 6,000 publications from over 100 countries in 60+ languages.

The new PressReader platform allows you to customize your reading experience, gain international perspectives, and engage with topics of interests through our bookmark, share, translate, and comment features.

Join us to learn how to access current newspapers from around the world on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Please bring your device with you if you wish to follow along.

Register online or at 604-929-3727, ext. 8166 (MAX 30)

Location:
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm