Nelson Public Libraries hold a variety of free computer classes each school term, for beginners and more experienced users who may want to venture further into the digital world, extend their research skills or learn about the digital services the Library offers.
Classes must be booked by phoning 03 546 0414, emailing email@example.com or visiting any of the Libraries.
Digital Banking in the DORA bus in front of the library
Elma Turner Library
- February 17, 18 ,19, 20, 21 (Monday–Friday)
- 10am–12pm & 1pm–3pm sessions
|Elma Turner Library classes||9:30–11:00am|
|Social media||Thursday, 5 March|
|Ebooks and audiobooks||Thursday, 12 March|
|Basic internet on library laptops||Thursday, 19 March|
|Tablets||Thursday, 2 April|
|Entertainment apps||Thursday, 9 April|
|Research using databases||Thursday, 7 May|
|Stoke Library classes||8:15–9:15am|
|Basic internet 1||Friday, 28 February|
|Basic Internet 2||Friday, 6 March|
|SuperGold Card app||Friday, 13 March|
|Ebooks and audiobooks||Friday, 27 March|
- Booking is essential as class size is limited
- Elma Turner Library classes are held in the Learning Centre
- Please leave your name and contact number if you wish to be on a wait list
- Classes are limited to 7 people at Elma Turner Library and 5-6 people at Stoke library except for the Tablets classes where use of your own device is preferred
Basic Internet on Library laptops
Access the web. Basic searching techniques and good websites to use.
For all tablets users. A chance to learn a few tips, new apps & more on your own device.
Research Tools (for experienced internet users only)
Search for information from many sources in the ‘deep web’ not accessed by Google. The Libraries’ Research databases are explored.
Download Libby and Borrow Box & start reading and listening to e-books and audiobooks for free with your library card.
Facebook, Instagram and others – Q & A session.
Do you use Netflix, TV on Demand, Lightbox, Kanopy, Neon and other movie or music apps? Find out what you can use to watch TV/movies.
Classes are limited to 7 people at Elma Turner Library and 5 people at Stoke library except for the Tablets classes where use of your own device is preferred.