Technology Skills

Gain skills with computers and accessing digital resources.

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, May 20, 2022 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, May 20, 2022 - 10:45am to 11:15am

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, May 20, 2022 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Do you want to learn a new business, technology or creative skill online?

Pop into this Let’s Learn with LinkedIn Learning to learn more about how you can get started with LinkedIn Learning— no LinkedIn profile required! Subjects include business, computer software, programming, audio and music production, photography, design, marketing, and 3D animation. In this session, you’ll learn:

  • How to log into LinkedIn Learning
  • An overview of courses available
  • How to learn using LinkedIn Learning tutorials and supplementary tools
  • How to track your progress and earn LinkedIn Learning certifications

Get started with LinkedIn Learning today!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need  a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.
 
Registration required. Register online or call 604-984-0286, ext. 8166. 
Location:
Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Wish you were better at using your phone? Want practice setting up your iPad, downloading apps, or using Zoom?

Tech tutors pairs people who would like to become more comfortable with everyday technology with teen volunteers who can help them get there. Sign up for a 30 minute one-on-one session with a teen volunteer at Lynn Valley Library. 

Note: these sessions take place in person.

Registration required. Register in-person at the Lynn Valley Info Desk or by calling 604-984-0286, ext. 8144. For more information, email Jessie at hawkesj@nvdpl.ca.

 
Location:
Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, June 3, 2022 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, June 3, 2022 - 10:45am to 11:15am

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, June 3, 2022 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, June 17, 2022 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, June 17, 2022 - 10:45am to 11:15am

Sit down for a one-to-one virtual talk with a librarian to learn about all the amazing digital resources NVDPL offers, from e-books and e-audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers, language-learning programs and more!

Just connect via Zoom with a microphone and speakers (and a camera if you like!). Bring all your questions, no matter how specific or generic! You’ll be learning, researching, and reading online in no time!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online to receive a Zoom invite prior to the session. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 604-984-0286, ext. 8144.

 

Location:
Friday, June 17, 2022 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Have you tried out Kanopy?

Access a wide collection of movies and video courses for FREE through Kanopy, an on-demand streaming service! From recent releases to classics to documentaries, you can access Kanopy’s full digital library just by using your NVDPL card. It even includes Kanopy Kids and The Great Courses—a suite of post-secondary-level educational videos instructed by professors, subject matter experts, and industry professionals!

Have your tablet or mobile device along with you during the Zoom call as our NVDPL Librarian leads you through the sign-in process and discusses the ins and outs of Kanopy!

Please note that this session will take place over Zoom. You will need a microphone and speakers, or a headset, in order to take part in the session.

Registration required. Register online or call 604-984-0286, ext. 8166. 

Location:
Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am