Technology Skills

Gain skills with computers and accessing digital resources.

Come to the Library and learn how to GO DIGITAL and read on tablets and your mobile devices! 

Did you know your library has ebooks you can access for free? Join us to learn how to find, checkout, and download content from British Columbia’s Library2Go collection for FREE. You’ll learn the differences between various file formats and which devices will work with the NVDPL’s collection.

Note that this session is for ebooks on tablets and mobile devices only. There may be a separate session discussing ebooks for e-readers, like Kobos.

Register online by clicking "REGISTER" above or at 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.


Wednesday, May 24, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
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 answer your questions and help you get more comfortable with technology. Bring your device or use the Library’s computers. Sign up for a one-on-one session, or drop by to see if a session is available!
FREE! Register at 604-987-4471, ext. 8175.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Do you want to learn a new business, technology or creative skill online?
Your NVDPL card grants you access to online learning courses in areas like business, computer software, programming, audio and music production, photography, design, marketing, and 3D animation – just to name a few. Simply log in and learn at your own pace! Open to all residents living in the District of North Vancouver with an NVDPL card in good standing.
Pop into one of our Let’s Learn with sessions to learn more about how you can get started with In this session, we’ll be covering:
  • How to log into Lynda
  • An overview of the courses available
  • How to learn using tutorials and supplementary tools
  • How to track your progress and earn certifications

Register online by clicking "REGISTER" above or at 604-929-3727, ext. 8166. 

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Did you know NVDPL offers e-magazines? Join us to learn more about Zinio, NVDPL’s free online magazine service.

Learn how to set up your Zinio account and how to find, checkout and download
magazines to your computer, tablet or mobile device.

Feel free to bring your device if you have one.

Register online by clicking "Register" above, or call 604-987-4471, ext. 8175.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm