COVID-19 Closure: Effective 12:00am Wednesday, November 25, all branches of Halifax Public Libraries will be closed for in-person service until further notice, with the exception of Sheet Harbour Public Library. All branches will continue to offer Curbside Pick-up. Click here for more information. Stay safe. 

Potential COVID-19 Exposure - Issued November 21: The Library has been notified by Public Health of a potential COVID-19 exposure that occurred on November 16, from 3:00pm-5:30pm at Halifax Central Library. ​Click here for further updates on the status of Library service.

Technology Help

Technology Help

We are here to help. Whether you are new to e-mail, want to get comfortable using your new tech gadget, or are interested in exploring our free online resources—you have questions, and we have answers. Meet with us in person, or explore our video tutorials and printable help sheets below.

Book a 1-on-1 Technology Session

We offer personalized, 1-on-1 sessions to help you build confidence using technology.

NOTICE: During Halifax Public Libraries' COVID-19 related precautions, we are unable to offer 1-on-1 Technology sessions in person. This page will be updated when full service resumes.  Learn more.

You can learn:

  • Basic computer skills
  • How to use email
  • Word processing
  • How to use e-books
  • How to get started with a tablet or phone

These are just a few of the topics that we cover in 1-on-1 training. If you need help with something else, let us know - we might still be able to help you!

Is English not your first language? Some of our locations offer 1-on-1 training in other languages.

Call your nearest location to find out more or to book an appointment.

Learn online

Explore Tech Support based on the E-Library tool, gadget, or social media site you're keen to learn more about. Download a printable PDF guide, watch a video tutorial, or read a How To blog post. Select the style of learning that works best for you!

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