Get Connected

Be part of the technology revolution and join one of our Get Connected sessions. Our sessions include the Be Connected initiative, the Tech Savvy Seniors initiative and Digital SpringBoard.

 

Goomeri Library

Book a Librarian

Do you need a hand to get started online? Do you have question about something that you have recently learned? Book in for a one on one session half hour session where our library staff will help answer your questions and provide tips and strategies to point you in the right direction for your future learning.
Goomeri Library – First Thursday of the month 2pm-4pm
Bookings essential: click here to book online

 

Gympie Library

Book a Librarian
Do you need a hand to get started online? Do you have question about something that you have recently learned? Book in for a one on one session half hour session where our library staff will help answer your questions and provide tips and strategies to point you in the right direction for your future learning.
Gympie Library – Wednesdays 9am-12noon
Bookings essential:
click here to book online

Android Phones: Doing More
Have fun and stay safer with your Phone. We show you how to use the camera to take and share great photos, how to block nuisance callers, and get some peace and quiet with the clever Do Not Disturb feature. We also look at how you can save and easily find files on your phone, and how to enter the wonderful world of listening to radio podcasts.
Gympie Library – Thursday 24 June 10am-11.30am
Bookings essential:
click here to book online

Apple iPhones: Doing More
Have fun and stay safer with your iPhone. We show you how to use the camera to take and share great photos, how to block nuisance callers, and get some peace and quiet with the clever Do Not Disturb feature. We also look at how you can save and easily find files on your phone, and how to enter the wonderful world of listening to radio podcasts.
Gympie Library – Thursday 24 June 1pm-2.30pm
Bookings essential:
click here to book online

All about Apps
This topic takes you into the world of apps, or Applications, the little amazing programs that can help you do almost anything. Find out what apps are and how to find them using the App Store and Google Play Store.
Gympie Library – Thursday 8 July 10am-11.30am
Bookings essential:
click here to book online

Safety First
Discover some of the essentials of cyber safety, like how to create and remember strong passwords, spot common scams like phishing scams, safely download documents including PDF files, as well as run antivirus software.
Gympie Library – Thursday 8 July 1pm-2.30pm
Bookings essential:
click here to book online

Internet banking
Online banking offers you the convenience of accessing your money at any time. This course shows you how online banking works on your computer, smartphone and tablet.
Gympie Library – Thursday 22 July 10am-11.30am
Bookings essential:
click here to book online

Researching Family History
In this course, you’ll learn how the internet can be used to help you research your family history. You’ll explore the kinds of tools and services that are available, and some of the costs you might encounter.
Gympie Library – Thursday 22 July 1pm-2.30pm
Bookings essential: 
click here to book online

 

Kilkivan Library

Book a Librarian
Do you need a hand to get started online? Do you have question about something that you have recently learned? Book in for a one on one session half hour session where our library staff will help answer your questions and provide tips and strategies to point you in the right direction for your future learning.
Kilkivan Library –  First Thursday of the month 10am-12noon
Bookings essential:
click here to book online

 

Rainbow Beach Library

My Health Record
Your My Health Record account is a convenient way to keep all your medical information together in one place. You can work with your doctor to build a Shared Health Summary and set things up so people have all the information they need to help you in an emergency. This course will introduce you to My Health Record and help you get started, as well as give you some examples for where My Health Record is useful.
Rainbow Beach Library -  Thursday 15 July 10am-12noon
Bookings essential:
phone 5486 3705 or click here to book online

Tin Can Bay Library

Book a Librarian
Do you need a hand to get started online? Do you have question about something that you have recently learned? Book in for a one on one session half hour session where our library staff will help answer your questions and provide tips and strategies to point you in the right direction for your future learning.
Tin Can Bay Library – Fridays 2.30-4pm
Bookings essential: click here to book online

Watching and Listening Online
In this course, you will learn how to watch TV online and access catch-up services like ABC iView, SBS on Demand and Freeview. The course will also teach you how to access the radio online and use music services to listen to your songs whenever you like.
Tin Ban Bay Library -  Thursday 15 July 1pm-2.30pm
Bookings essential:
Phone 54864355 or click here to book online

 

 

 

 

If you would like a session at the Imbil Library please let us know. Phone 5481 0859.

Be Connected is an Australia wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. We have online learning resources as well as a Network of community partners - the Be Connected Network - who offer support so you can develop your digital skills and confidence. Find a local place for friendly help and advice, or join the Network to help others. Click here to visit Be Connected

 

You can also learn online at Be Connected and lynda.com - click here go to our online learning page