Technology Help & Classes

Community Computing CentreThese guides are designed to help you teach yourself how to use your device or troubleshoot a problem. Need help?  Visit or call the Community Computing Centre at 604.925.7405.

Library2go ebooks 

Borrowing | Finding & Checking Out | Downloading & Transferring | Returning & Renewing |Troubleshooting


 

 

Transferring Library2go ebooks to your device

Getting started with Adobe Digital Editions |  Kobo E-reader | Overdrive App | Overdrive READ | Sony Reader Wifi 

Use the app with your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Blackberry, Android phone or tablet, Windows phone or tablet, or Kindle Fire.


OneClickdigital Ebooks

Downloading from OneClickdigital 

 

Downloadable Audiobooks

Library2go 
OneClickdigital   


tIPS oN uSING YOUR E-Reader OR Tablet

Kobo | Kobo Aura ONE | Nexus 7 (9 or 10) | Kindle | Kindle Fire | iPad | Galaxy Tab | Sony Reader

Want to learn more about what's available? Use our handy Device Comparison Chart. 


Technology Handouts from the Community COmputing Centre

Accessing Your Shaw and Telus Webmail 
Applying for a Job Online
Email 101
Facebook
Flickr
Getting a Gmail Account
Getting a Microsoft Email Account
Getting a Yahoomail Account
Internet & Online Searching
Internet Safety Tips
Skype
Twitter
Windows 7 Computer Basics


Online courses on almost any topic including Photoshop, MS Office, Windows and Mac computers 

Lynda.com

An outstanding resource for online learning with over 3,000 videos created and continually updated by subject experts. Classes range from accounting to web conferencing. Exceptional at teaching technical skills such as software for video editing, photography, coding, and even animation. Learn new applications, enhance your skills, advance your career. 

You can also download the Lynda.com app. Under the “Organization” tab type in westvanlibrary.ca and click on Login. You’ll be taken out of the app to login through the website with your library card number and pin. Use the app like you would the website, or download videos for offline viewing.

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 Website

Introduction to Our Bibliocommons Catalogue


This instructional video helps you learn about the registration process.

Renew books, movies and dvdYour Items Online


Follow along to learn more about renewing your books, movies, and DVDs from anywhere you are.

Check out and borrow ebooks directly from our catalogue

Upcoming

Code Week: Draw with Code

Tuesday, December 6, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m., Computer Training Room

Digital Buddies

Tuesday, December 6, 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Multimedia Lab, Lower Level

Getting Started with Library Digital Magazines and Newspapers

Thursday, December 8, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m., Computer Training Room